An impressive fleet of twenty-three ClubSwan yachts has gathered at the Marina di Scarlino to mark the debut of an explosive new racing season. No fewer than 10 ClubSwan 36s and 13 ClubSwan 50s have been measured for the Swan Tuscany Challenge, which will pit crews against each other across four days and up to 11 races in the sheltered waters of the Gulf of Follonica.
Not only does the prestigious event mark the return of thrilling Swan one-design racing under the auspices of the Nation’s League, it kick-starts a new era of competition for the hallowed Finnish brand. Nautor’s Swan has established ClubSwan Racing to organise its regattas and provide owners with unprecedented levels of service and support.
“ClubSwan Racing is born, and it is big news,” says President Enrico Chieffi. “Swan invests so much energy in the racing world, that it made sense to set up a new company to handle and direct the effort. Owners will see the benefits immediately, with more stand-alone events for Swan yachts this year, and seamless support ranging from every service an owner can dream of.”