Saint-Tropez, the iconic village in the South of France, will host the France Sail Grand Prix | Saint-Tropez on September 11 and 12 which will be the fifth stop of SailGP Season 2.
The world-renowned village on the French Riviera, Saint-Tropez illustrates the Mediterranean art of living. Its famous bell tower, alleys, and its market give it an irresistible charm specific to Provence and September will be the perfect time for SailGP to visit.
Saint-Tropez boasts a rich maritime history and some of the finest sailing waters in the world. The Gulf of Saint-Tropez has hosted many famous sailing events – including the iconic Voiles de Saint-Tropez – and this fantastic nautical stadium will see the F50s racing close to shore along the iconic waterfront in front of the Môle Jean Réveille and the Allied Marines promenade, where the official spectator area will boast front row views on the seawall.
The France Sail Grand Prix is supported by the City of Saint-Tropez as well as the Société Nautique de Saint-Tropez both of which align with SailGP’s Race for the Future vision with a commitment to sustainable development, clean energy and inspiring young people. The event will have a number of strong social and environmental initiatives including from the France SailGP Team’s purpose partner ‘Energy Observer’ who will showcase innovative solutions and technology around clean energy at the event.