Monthly Archives: September 2010

Régates Royales – Trophée Panerai : Special edition

The weather conditions were particularly good for the 60 Dragons taking part to the final act of 32nd edition of the Régates Royales-Trophée Panerai in the stunning Bay of Cannes, on the French Riviera.  Russian Anatoly Loginov was confirmed once … Continue reading

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Régates Royales – Trophée Panerai : To the last tack

The sixty Dragons left the harbour the Vieux Port, in perfect time to reach the race area under torrential rain and a very shifty breeze. The Race Committee nonetheless managed to set a course hoping to have three races. As … Continue reading

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Régates Royales – Trophée Panerai : A beautiful autumn, sunny, spring day

As soon as the wind started to blow on the Bay of Cannes, sweeping away the remains of the morning haze, the 60 Dragons competing in the Régates Royales – Trophée Panerai started to cheer up. Their multi-coloured spinnakers creating … Continue reading

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Three races in a row for the sixty-three Dragons, in ideal wind conditions

Wind is like grapes, it needs time to get better. This is why the teams had to wait to see this 32nd edition of the Régates Royales – Trophée Panerai for a proper breeze to set in. Sea breeze arrived … Continue reading

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Régates Royales – Trophée Panerai : Only for the Dragons.

Eole is on strike. Today’s weather was definitely not on the race committee’s side at the Régates Royales – Trophée Panerai: cloudy, warm, humid, and unfortunately no breeze! The Dragon’s tactics Only, the 63 One designs were able to take … Continue reading

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