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“Provezza Dragon” are on Top of the World….

Andy Beadsworth, Ali Tezdiker & Simon Fry win the 2017 Dragon World Championships. It was the most perfect sailing day in Cascais yesterday (Saturday 17th) for the 70 boats to finish their 2017 International World Championships. With blue skies, 10-12kts … Continue reading

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Day 5 of Dragon Worlds, in Cascais.

GBR 815 “Alfie” Lawrie Smith wins race 7 yesterday to put pressure on the leaders TUR 1212. With gusts in excess of 35kts on the outer course towards Guincho and unstable winds on the inner course off Estoril no racing was possible on Thursday. … Continue reading

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Full On in Cascais…. Day 3.

Day 3 of the Dragon Worlds in Cascais was not for the faint-hearted…. it was Full On. A mixture of waves, wind and 70 top class Dragons going at it made for some exhilarating sailing yesterday on day 3 of … Continue reading

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Day 2 of the Dragon Worlds in Cascais…

TUR 1212 “Provezza” Andy, Simon & Ali, still lead overall after 3 races in Cascais… Day 2 of the World Championships in Cascais began with a more gentle wind from around 300 degrees and quite a strong current running from … Continue reading

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Cascais Creates a Crescendo..

“Provezza” TUR 1212 win race 1 of the Dragon World Championships in Cascais… The first race of the Dragon World Championships saw a typical north-westerly trade wind of between 16 -26 knots which provided the fleet with boisterous conditions. The 2.5 … Continue reading

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Perfect Practice for Provezza….

“Provezza” TUR 1212, Power upwind to lead Practice Race of 2017 Worlds in Cascais…. It was a most exhilarating day to kick start the 2017 Dragon World Championships here in Cascais… With a northerly wind ranging from 16 to 25kts, big … Continue reading

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Carnival of Champagne in Cascais…

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La Baule Delivers….

Winners of Derby Dragon, GBR 585 “Full Speed”, Olivier & Dominic Bakker with Martin Payne. Having fun in the sun with 31 Dragons is what La Baule is all about. The support from the Y.C.L.B. members and organisers of the annual … Continue reading

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Full Speed in La Baule…

Close starting at the Pin in La Baule, so far 8 races have been completed in wonderful conditions. 32 boats are currently having some great racing at the Derby Dragon in La Baule, with a fantastic “party” atmosphere both on and … Continue reading

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Kuhlungsborn Calls…..

The next Grade 1 event will take place in Kuhlungsborn, Germany from 5th to 8th July. The Dragon Grand Prix in Kuhlungsborn will hopefully see a 40+ entry again this July. The racing is always very well organised and prepared by … Continue reading

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