Monthly Archives: May 2012

The “Bear” and Two Flying Dutchmen, Win in Deauville…..

Deauville Winners, Dominic Bakker, Martin Payne and Olivier Bakker, sailing GBR 767 “Bear” receive their Champange at Prize Giving after finishing 4pts ahead of FRA 396 “Legend” helmed by Remy Arnaud, with FRA 403 “Adrenaline” helmed by Jean Guillard taking the … Continue reading

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81 Dragons Racing at 3 different venues… 18th-20th May.

Jens Christensen DEN 405 continued his great form by adding the Danish National Title to his “Double” win in Douarnenez, last weekend when with his usual crew Kim Andersen and Anders Bagger, they managed to be top of the leader board … Continue reading

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Christensen Win’s in DZ as the Black Flag cut’s Deep……

The current European Champions Jens Christensen, Kim Andersen and Anders Bagger sailed brilliantly to win “Both” events in Douarnenez last week sailing DEN 405 “Out of Bounce” to prove that the superstition of winning the warm up regatta is not bad … Continue reading

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Jens Christensen Victorious In Douarnenez

It was a long final day for the sailors in Douarnenez today but we are delighted to report that the race committee was able to run two more races bringing the total number of races to three and validating the … Continue reading

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Stav Previews The 2012 Brewin Dolphin Gold Cup In Kinsale As Lack Of Wind Again Stops Play In Douarnenez

For the second day running a lack of wind has stopped play for the Dragon fleet in Douarnenez.  The teams awoke to dark skies, heavy rain and not a breath of wind and as the morning wore on the only … Continue reading

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No Racing But Still Lots To Talk About In Douarnenez

Sadly the weather gods were not on our side in Douarnenez today and it was not possible to complete any racing because of lack of wind.  The fleet were initially held ashore until 13.30 enjoying coffee and good company at … Continue reading

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Ben Van Cauwenbergh Shaves Head To Celebrate Victory In Douarnenez Race 1

Those of you who watched last night’s video report from Stav will have seen Ben Van Cauwenbergh’s crew holding Ben to a bet he made with them that if the won a race in the Grand Prix Guyader Douarnenez he … Continue reading

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Video Report From Day One Of The Grand Prix Guyader Douarnenez Where Ben Van Cauwenbergh Took Victory

After today’s tricky first race for the 75 strong Dragon fleet at the Grand Prix Guyader in Douarnenez Stav chatted to race winner Ben Van Cauwenbergh and his crew from Belgium. Full Results Photos

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Just Two Men Missing……… in Douarnenez 2012.

When Louis Urvois had a dream to bring Dragon Racing to his beloved home town of Douarnenez, not even he could have hoped for such success over the past 13yrs….. The event is the Premier Regatta on everyone’s calendar and … Continue reading

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Jens Christensen Wins Coupe De Bretagne – Stav’s Day 3 Video Report

Congratulations to Jens Christensen and his crew on his victory in the Coupe de Bretagne in Douarnenez. After racing Stav spoke to Jens and to second placed Stephan Link about the racing in the Coupe de Bretagne and what to … Continue reading

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