At the “Les Voiles de Saint-Tropez”, the iconic gathering of classic and modern yachts on the Côte d’Azur, Official Partner BMW demonstrated stunning aesthetics, innovation and sustainability on land with its exclusive range of models.
At the Les Voiles des Saint-Tropez, Olympic Laser champion, Xu Lijia, and the fastest man ever to circumnavigate the globe, Loïck Peyron discover Saint-Tropez and the BMW i8.The BMW Yachtsport Ambassadors also race aboard a Swan 45.
More than any other regatta, Les Voiles de Saint-Tropez combines the history of boatbuilding with the latest developments in the field of yacht design. As a partner of the organising Société Nautique de Saint-Tropez, BMW is involved for the second time as Official Partner of the regatta, which gets underway today and will see more than 350 classic and modern yachts take part by 5th October.
88 teams from 20 different countries took part in this year’s International Dragon Gold Cup, which was held on the Ijsselmeer lake near Medemblik (Netherlands). Like last year, there was no beating BMW Yachtsport Ambassador Markus Wieser and his crew of Sergey Pugachev and Georgii Leonchuk. The winning trio from 2011 and 2013 added a third title at the prestigious regatta, which BMW supports as partner.