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Giraglia Rolex Cup - Images from the passage at Giraglia Rock

by Carlo Borlenghi images on 21 Jun 2013
BELLA MENTE, Sail n: USA45, Owner: HAP FAUTH, Group 0 (IRC >18.29 mt) CAOL ILA R, Sail n: USA60669, Owner: ALEXANDER SCHAERER , Group 0 (IRC Classes 0-1-2) approaching the Giraglia Rock © Rolex / Carlo Borlenghi http://www.carloborlenghi.net
Carlo Borlenghi was on the water during the Giraglia Rolex Cup to capture these images of the fleet as they passed Giraglia Rock. Enjoy!









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