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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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Biography of Gordon ‘Wingnut’ Ingate is published

Gordon Ingate’s illustrious sailing career spans international campaigning in Dragons and 5.5 Metres, offshore racing, the Olympics and the America’s Cup. ‘Rainbows & Dragons’ is his official biography, a fascinating story of Gordon Ingate’s life in and around the sailing … Continue reading

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Peter Von Koskull (FIN 92) wins Finnish Championship 2019 in Helsinki

Superb weather conditions provided 6 excellent races last weekend in Helsinki for the Finnish National Championship. Over the course of the Championship 20 teams enjoyed a variety of conditions. The top 3 overall were FIN 92 Peter Von Koskull, FIN … Continue reading

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Open Finnish Dragon Championship 2019

The 2019 Finnish Championship was sailed in Helsinki on June 28th-30th. The regatta was organised by HSK, the experienced hosts of the 2018 Gold Cup. A very positive outcome of last years Gold Cup is the a revival of the … Continue reading

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Dragon European Cup Series – Provisional Results After Two Regattas

As we prepare for the Dragon Grand Prix Germany, the third event in the four regatta plus grand final Dragon European Cup Series 2019, here are the provisional Series results to date Sail No Helm Boat Name Cannes Cascais Points … 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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