The 2019 “Rallye des Iles du Soleil:” An Exceptional Adventure Begins

Only a few days until the start of the 2019 “Rallye des Iles du Soleil!”


On November 3rd, the official start of this year’s Rallye des Iles du Soleil will take place in the Canaries. During this unique crossing, a stopover is planned on Mindelo (Sao Vicente / Cape Verde) before heading in the direction of Marie-Galante, jewel of the islands of Guadeloupe!



Established by the Grand Pavois Organisation and overseen by professionals, this transatlantic race is open to all sailboats measuring at least 10 metres in length.  This is a real opportunity for sailing enthusiasts to participate in an exceptional adventure rich in discoveries.

It is also an occasion to experience some enjoyable moments aboard sailboats, and above all, to meet others and to share this memorable experience among owners.


Jeanneau is a partner of the “Rallye des Iles du Soleil” for the third consecutive year

Jeanneau is pleased to renew its support for this transatlantic race by offering an attractive deal for owners:  the first 10 Jeanneau sailboats registered will receive a discount of 20% on their registration fees!


Which Jeanneau sailboats will be at the starting line?

For the 2019 race, there will be no less than five Jeanneau sailboats registered in the “Rallye des Iles du Soleil.”


At the starting line, look for these boats:

To encourage and follow along with the skippers and their crew, a map with the position of each boat will be available and visible on the website of the “Rallye des Iles du Soleil.”

Join us on November 3rd for the big race start!

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