Racing for a Rolex in St. Tropez (video)
All sailboat racers want to win a Rolex like the Oyster Perpetual Submariner Date that's up for grabs this weekend off St. Tropez.
Many of the owners racing in St Tropez can afford a Rolex. But winning one is so much better.
Over 3,000 sailors flock to the Giraglia Rolex Cup regatta that takes place from June 9-17 off the French Riviera because it offers both offshore and inshore yacht racing in addition to serving up the perfect blend of camaraderie and competition.
But as you’ll see in this preview video, and most racers will tell you, they all want to win the watch—this engraved Oyster Perpetual Submariner Date to be exact. Makes you want to start sailboat racing doesn’t it?
Stay tuned for more on this legendary watch company and its unwavering involvement in yacht racing.