Monthly Archives: December 2010

Dragon Sailors Help Jenny Green Raise Over Euro 12,000 For Motor Neruone Disease Research

Friday 3 December saw the Yacht Club De Cannes transformed into the venue for a Traditional English Christmas as Jenny Green hosted a Gala Christmas Dinner to raise money for research into Motor Neurone Disease (MND). Jenny is a victim … Continue reading

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Marcus Brennecke takes the Victory.

Here in Cascais, the final day of races had to be cancelled due to extreme wind conditions, but with 5 races already sailed GER 1080 helmed by Marcus Brennecke and crewed by his “Bavarian Dream Team” (Hoesch and Lip) took … Continue reading

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Brennecke leads in Cascais..

Marcus Brennecke, GER 1080, crewed by Vincent Hoesch and Michi Lip, sailed consistently well today finishing with two 2nd places, to take the overall lead here in Cascais after 5 races…  With the wind at around 110 degrees and gusting … Continue reading

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3 Races today in Cascais..

The 3rd Winter Series at Portugal’s  premier sailing centre Cascais, began today in 8-10kts of breeze, whilst the rest of Europe froze to a standstill. Teams from Ireland, Russia, Germany, Sweden and the UK braved the elements to join the local Portuguese fleet … Continue reading

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