Author Archives: Stavros

“Danish” Double…for Martin Palsson.

Danish National Champion’s… Martin Palsson, Thomas Wallenfeldt & Peter Lindh. (Top the Podium). Martin Palsson helming SWE 401 has followed up his recent Swedish National Title by winning the Danish Nationals this weekend, crewed by Thomas Wallenfeldt & Peter Lindh. … Continue reading

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Austrian National Title for Yvgeni Braslavets…

     43 Dragons line up in Austrian Nationals organised by the Union Yacht Club, Attersee. It was a record attendance for the Austrian Dragon Fleet as 43 teams from 5 Nations (Switzerland, Italy, Germany, Belgium and Austria) raced their … Continue reading

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Irish National Championship, Kinsale.

Ireland’s Martin Byrne (201) leads Neil Heggarty (176) on day 1 of Irish Nationals, Kinsale. The 2019 edition of the Irish Championship was held over 4 days in the picturesque venue of next years Gold Cup, Kinsale. In a bid … Continue reading

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Estonia Open Dragon Championships, Tallin.

10 boats competed in Tallin for the Estonia Open Championships June 21-23. 8 races were completed in the Gulf of Tallin with a variety of light and very strong winds. In the end it was the Russian Team sailing GBR … Continue reading

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Fun for All in Delightful Deauville….

Some of the Dragons being towed out as the Gates “Open” in sunny Deauville June 19-22. 16 Dragons made their way to Deauville and enjoyed 4 days of racing in sunny conditions with light to medium winds on the clear … Continue reading

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75th Jubilee for Poul-Richard (The “Man)!

             Poul-Richard Hoj-Jensen will celebrate his 75th Birthday today (Sunday June 2nd) in style after winning both Douarnenez and La Baule already this year !  Yes, The “Man” maybe 75 yrs young, but he is still living life to the … Continue reading

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10 Races in Beautiful La Baule.

33 boats battle at the start in superb conditions in the 19th Derby Dragon, La Baule. With 10 races completed in a variety of conditions, over 4 wonderful days  (26th-30th May) both on and off the water, the “cream” once … Continue reading

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Poul-Richard wins 20th Grand Prix Guyader.

The “Man” Poul-Richard Hoj-Jensen, with Chris Brittain & Peter Bowring win in DZ. Douarnenez lived up to it’s excellent reputation from 8th to 11th May with 6 quality races completed despite losing the first day due to too much wind. … Continue reading

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2nd European Grand Prix is in Cascais….

Sculptor Sami Salomaa’s amazing bronze “Flow” awaits the overall Grand Prix Champion May 1st to 4th will see the 24th H.M. Juan Carlos Trophy (second round of the new International Dragon Grand Prix Cup) take place in beautiful Cascais, Portugal. … Continue reading

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Bocci Aoyama has sadly left us…..

Bocci in full speed mode, with myself & Nori Igei during the 2017 Worlds in Cascais. It is with a sad heart I inform Dragon sailors and friends all over the world, that a great man has joined the angels … Continue reading

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