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by anni.hammaren
Sun Jul 29, 2018 11:23 am
Forum: Major Championships
Topic: Helsinki Dragon Gold Cup 2018 – Day 6
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Helsinki Dragon Gold Cup 2018 – Day 6

race4tur1212.jpg The last day of Dragon Gold Cup started traditionally with the skippers briefing. Soon after the skipper’s briefing all dragons headed out. The plan was to get the race started as early as possible. Everything went as planned and around eleven the sailors were competing in the morn...
by anni.hammaren
Sun Jul 29, 2018 11:16 am
Forum: Major Championships
Topic: Helsinki Dragon Gold Cup – Day 5
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Helsinki Dragon Gold Cup – Day 5

day5waiting.jpg On day five all the dragons went out to the course. Although there was barely any wind in the morning the dragons were towed out in hopes that the wind would pick up enough for the race to be possible. Another waiting game! After three o’clock it was decided that there would be no r...
by anni.hammaren
Thu Jul 26, 2018 12:20 pm
Forum: Major Championships
Topic: Helsinki Dragon Gold Cup 2018 – Day 4
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Helsinki Dragon Gold Cup 2018 – Day 4

IMG_0831.jpg Another Beautiful but Windless Day Day four of Dragon Gold Cup looked ominously similar with the previous day. Hardly any wind at all and the sea was flat. Luckily there are worse things in life than spending time enjoying the sun and good company. So, the fourth day begun with waiting...
by anni.hammaren
Wed Jul 25, 2018 8:55 am
Forum: Major Championships
Topic: Helsinki Dragon Gold Cup 2018 – Day 3
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Helsinki Dragon Gold Cup 2018 – Day 3

idablog.jpg On the third morning of Dragon Gold Cup the wind conditions looked less than idea and all the sailors were prepared to wait. While waiting for the race to begin, it is good to sit down and pass the time chatting to competitors. Andreas Johanson from FIN 92 tells that he’s been sailing f...
by anni.hammaren
Tue Jul 24, 2018 8:15 am
Forum: Major Championships
Topic: Helsinki Dragon Gold Cup 2018 - Day 2
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Views: 3258

Helsinki Dragon Gold Cup 2018 - Day 2

The second day of Gold Cup begun traditionally with the skippers briefing. The weather forecast had been less than promising with the wind, but luckily the forecasts aren’t always correct! This was the case on the second day of the Dragon Gold Cup and wind conditions were good after all. In addition...
by anni.hammaren
Mon Jul 23, 2018 8:33 pm
Forum: Major Championships
Topic: Helsinki Dragon Gold Cup 2018 – Day 1
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Helsinki Dragon Gold Cup 2018 – Day 1

3865_pienennetty.jpg The first day of Helsinki Dragon Gold Cup is officially behind us and what a day it was! Although the last days of organizing have been hectic, the HSK and the Finnish Dragon Association organizing team is happy with how everything came together. "Everybody has been really plea...