ON THE WAVES: Moncler is the main sponsor of the Perini Navi Cup, the regatta dedicated exclusively to the Perini yachts which begins today and runs through Saturday in luxury seaside resort Porto Cervo on the island of Sardinia, Italy.
All the sailing teams will be wearing pieces specifically designed by Moncler Grenoble, the company’s most technical line.
This story first appeared in the August 28, 2013 issue of WWD. Subscribe Today.
“I have always been fascinated by the sailing world and I’m [pleased] to have this opportunity to be present with Moncler Grenoble in one of the sport’s most exclusive events, the Perini Cup in Porto Cervo,” said Moncler chairman Remo Ruffini.
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The high-tech collection, which mixes functionality with a sophisticated look, includes a classic waterproof sailing jacket with appliquéd pockets, along with a fitted hooded windstopper and a zipped bomber jacket. All the pieces feature the Perini Navi Cup 2013 logo, showing a blue and yellow triangular maritime flag.