Monthly Archives: February 2012

Last Minute Entry in Cannes……

  Apollo 1, pictured above, is available as a last minute option to any sailor out there who would like to compete in the 60 boat Grade 1 Allianz Grand Prix in Cannes, starting Weds. Yes Campers, it’s true, Joop … Continue reading

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2K or not 2K….? That is the Question…

Yes Campers, 2K is an exciting new “Keel-Boat” Team Racing Phenomena.. What is 2K Stavros? Well basically, it’s two boat team racing instead of three boats per team… With Fleet racing (which is what most of us do), there is … Continue reading

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Dmitry’s Double … Monaco now Cascais.

RUS 76 Dmitry Samokhin (2nd right), receives his winners prize, with Alexsey Bushuer (right) and tactician Andrey Kirilyuk (centre), of the 4th Winter Series in Cascais 2012. Yes Campers, its back to back victories for Dmitry Samokhin after a great … Continue reading

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“Out of Bounce” leads in Cascais….

DEN 405 Out of Bounce, helmed by the current European Champion Jens Christensen, crewed by Kim Andersen and Andreas Bagger took the overall lead yesterday by winning the only race sailed as the wind played tricks and changed direction all day. … Continue reading

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Perfect weather in Cascais…..

The Clube Naval de Cascais served up two delicious races today with sunshine, 10-15 kts of breeze from a Northerly direction and 21 very competitive Dragon’s, two of them were brand new !! In fact of the two different race winners, one of … Continue reading

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Cascais is Ready……..

The 4th Portugal Winter Series will take place this weekend, 10th-12th Feb in Cascais.. With two new Petticrow boats adding to the already building numbers it should be a fantastic event. One of the new boats is none other than … Continue reading

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Close Finish at 2012 Primo Cup, Monaco.

Dmitry holds aloft the Primo Cup Trophy, surrounded by prize winners and friends… RUS 76 “Strange Little Girl” helmed by Dmitry Samokhin and crewed by Andrey Kiriluyk and one of the biggest Russians in the world.. Aleksey Bushuer! Some how … Continue reading

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Tough Day in Monaco….at the Primo Cup.

There were a total of 76 boats on the water yesterday for the start of the 2nd day of the Primo Cup. Other than the small Dragon Fleet, are Star’s, J 24’s and The Surprise (a French Class). The PRO … Continue reading

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RUS 27 Leads in Monaco….

Oleg Khoperskiy took the helm today of “Sunflower” RUS 35, as Victor (the owner), had a delayed flight to Nice. Oleg, famous for his Finn Class days, in which he took the European Championship along with a runners up medal … Continue reading

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2012 Primo Cup, Monaco……Feb 3rd-5th .

Despite the snow & sub-zero temperatures in Eastern Europe and generally light winds in Monaco, a number of Dragons will still “keep the faith” and turn up in this playground for the rich and famous…..  For a number of years now there has been … Continue reading

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