Category Archives: Grand Prix Guyader Douarnenez 2011

Stav’s Final Douarnenez Report With Guus de Groot and Evgeniy Braslavets

It was a tricky final day in Douarnenez with plenty of drama on the race course and a final race showdown for the overall title. After racing Stav spoke to winner Evgeniy Braslavets and race five winner and leading Corinthian … Continue reading

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Official Final Press Release From Guyader Grand Prix Douarnenez

7 May 2011 – Douarnenez, Brittany, France – Translation of official press release issued in French by the press office of the Guyader Grand Prix. The Dragons draw their reverence It was the last dance for the Dragons at the … Continue reading

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Evgeny Braslavets Wins Guyader Grand Prix

Hot off the press and before any protests the provisional final results of the Guyader Grand Prix in Douarnenez reveal that after six races the Ukraine’s Evgeniy Braslavets is the overall victor with 23 points, Lawrie Smith is second on … Continue reading

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All Change After Race Five – Final Race (Six) Now Underway In Douarnenez

After an early start of thunderstorms and heavy rain the final day of the Guyader Grand Prix in Douarnenez is actually delivering a fantastic final showdown.  The wind has filled in nicely and race five brought some exciting changes on … Continue reading

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Racing Abandoned On Day Three of Guyader Grand Prix In Douarnenez

Sadly the wind refused to cooperate on day three of the Guyader Grand Prix in Douarnenez.  When the Race Committee and boats first arrived in the race area there was sub-one knot and there was a lengthy postponement.  Eventually the … Continue reading

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Stav’s Day 2 Report From The Dragon Guyader Grand Prix In Douarnenez

Tonight Stav speaks with French sailing legend and three time Jules Vern Trophy winner Bruno Peyron who is racing this week with Guyader Grand Prix regatta coordinator Gwen Chapelain, to find out how racing the Dragon compares with his round … Continue reading

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Latest Photos From Jaques Vapillon At Dragon Guyader Grand Prix

Check out the latest photos uploaded by official photographer Jaques Vapillon from the Dragon Guyader Grand Prix in Douarnenez – http://www.grandprix-douarnenez.com/mediatheque-grandprix/photos-grandprix

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Official Day 2 Press Release – Dragon Guyader Grand Prix 2011

5 May 2011 – Douarnenez, Brittany, France – Translation of official press release issued in French by the press office of the Guyader Grand Prix. Wind and tension mount in Douarnenez There was good air today on the Bay of … Continue reading

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Lars Hendriksen Takes Lead On Day Two In Douarnenez

Some feverish action in the protest room last night brought big changes to the top of the leader board here in Douarnenez as provisional leader Markus Wieser – URK7 Bunker Queen – was protest out of the second race dropping … Continue reading

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Nicola Wilton And Olivier Mose Discuss Day Of The Guyader Grand Prix

After racing we chatted to Nicola Wilton of GBR744 Biff and Olivier Mose of GER1042 Puk III to get their view of today’s opening day of racing at the Guyader Grand Prix in Douarnenez

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