IDA Chairmans Blog
19 Jan 2017, 00:22
Dear Dragon sailors,
The Dragon New Year started down under with the Prince Philip Cup in Sydney, Australia. The many detailed and informative race reports posted online showed what a competitive fleet it was and the winner did not emerge until the final race. The win was all the more impressive when we learnt that the PPC was won by the evergreen Gordon Ingate, who.. Read more
Lawrie "Does" like Mondays !
16 Jan 2017, 10:10
Lawrie Smith wins the 3rd Winter Series in Cascais, with his 4 crew team in "Monday".
The 2017 European Dragon Circuit could not have started better with the most perfect sailing conditions for the 28 top.. Read more
We have lost "Our" Annie....
13 Jan 2017, 20:39
"Our" ANNIE RAVACH sadly passed away this week, she was much loved & will be greatly missed...
I, like every Dragon Sailor and Friends of Sailing all over the World are deeply saddened to hear you have.. Read more
Happy 60th Birthday Stavros !
10 Jan 2017, 00:49
Stavros, YC Cannes, Coupe d'Hiver 2005
Our amiable Sailing Coordinator, Martin Payne, is 60 years young today (January 10th) and his many friends and.. Read more
The IDA Video Corner
Prince Philip Cup on Sydney Harbour
08 Jan 2017, 02:25
Prince Philip Cup - Day 3 of Dragon fireworks on Sydney Harbour
Another warm sunny day on Sydney Harbour greeted competitors for the penultimate day of racing for the PPC. It was a swimming morning for some crews cleaning any film from hulls that had developed during the rest day. The water temperature made it (almost) a pleasant activity!
Race 5. The northeasterly.. Read more