Author Archives: Emma York

Cowes Week 2019

Cowes Week 2019 saw a full barrage of Autumnal weather conditions batter the island. This resulted in the first two days of racing being cancelled for many of the fleets and classes. While many used the time to watch the … Continue reading

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Haulfryn Edinburgh Cup 2019

The 71st British Dragon Nationals, the Haulfryn Edinburgh Cup, came to a close on Thursday 18 July after two final races were sailed. The event was shortened by a day due to an increasing weather front approaching the Irish Sea … Continue reading

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Haulfryn Edinburgh Cup 2019 Day Three

An overnight change in the weather forecast pre-empted an adjustment to the sailing schedule for the 33 Dragons and over 100 sailors. With very heavy weather and strong winds predicted for Friday it was confirmed that the crew’s race would … Continue reading

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Haulfryn Edinburgh Cup 2019 Day Two

Sailors swapped suncream and shorts for foulies and boots on day two of the Haulfryn Edinburgh Cup in Abersoch. A stronger south westerly breeze and rolling Irish Sea was already waiting for the competitors as they sailed out for the … Continue reading

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Haulfryn Edinburgh Cup 2019 Day One

  A beautiful warm morning greeted the Dragon sailors at the South Caernarvonshire Yacht Club (SCYC) on the first day of the Haulfryn Edinburgh Cup. The 71st British Dragon nationals started under postponement for two hours while the wind filled … Continue reading

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Edinburgh Cup Preview 2019

The 71st British Dragon Nationals, the Haulfryn Edinburgh Cup is set to be four days of thrilling one-design keelboat racing in the waters of North Wales. The South Caernarvonshire Yacht Club (SCYC), one of the UK’s premier yachting and sailing … Continue reading

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A First for the Edinburgh Cup 2019

Cette année, les British Dragon Northern Championships et la  Haulfryn Edinburgh Cup , qui se déroulent à Abersoch, verront pour la première fois une équipe de jeunes composée exclusivement de femmes prendre part à cet événement national prestigieux. Les 71e … Continue reading

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