Our video distills the essence of a uniquely glamorous event which races and showcases some of the world's finest yachts

Les Voiles de St Tropez took place last week (28 Sept – 3 Oct) in near perfect conditions, where around 300 yachts were brought together in the stunning setting of St Tropez. The glamour and prestige of the classic yachts meld with the glitz of Wallys and modern race boats – if you have never been, it is hard to describe how special this event is, both for the sailor and spectator, but Richard Langdon’s video makes for a pretty apt snapshot from ashore and afloat.
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