Monthly Archives: October 2014

Jill will be Greatly Missed…..

Our brilliant  IDA “behind the scenes” Assistant Secretary, Jill Hayward retires after 16 years.. It was all change at the recent IDA “AGM” as various retirements and positional changes took place. But none will be felt more within the IDA … Continue reading

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The Italians do the “Job”….. Just!

WINNERS…ITA 54  Jean-Sebastian Ponce, Giuseppe Duca (Helm) and Vittorio Zaoli.. It was a very good last day in St Tropez for the 32 boat fleet as a “Sea-breeze” wind eventually arrive in time for the PRO to squeeze in one final race … Continue reading

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Giuseppe Duca takes control in St Tropez…

President du Comite’, Jean-Pierre Mannetstatter gets the 31 Dragons away, a perfect line.. It was another amazing day of racing for the 31 dragons from 12 Nationalities, in this 11 edition of the Dragon St Tropez Regatta organised by the … Continue reading

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“Jerboa” leads in St Tropez….

GBR 761  JERBOA  holds the “halfway” lead after 5 races in St Tropez.. Of the 30 Dragon’s racing in St Tropez it’s Great Britain’s Gavia Wilkinson-Cox who has put together another consistent series of races to hold the overall lead ahead … Continue reading

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Lawrie Smith Wins in Torbole’….

GBR 785 “Alfie” helmed by Lawrie Smith, crewed by Ossie Stewart and Joost Houweling won the 10th Hans-Detmar Wagner Cup in Torbole’, Lake Garda.. It was a very exciting final day in Torbole’ with teams up very early for an … Continue reading

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2 Wins for Vincent Hoesch in Torbole’

Vincie Hoesch, Marc Pickel and Peter Liebner round the windward mark in Torble’.. It was a fantastic day of racing here in Torbole’ on day two of the Hans-Detmar Wagner Cup with three testing races in 8 to 12kts of … Continue reading

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A 10th Anniversary in TORBOLE’

Gianfranco, the President of the Circolo Vera Yacht Club in Torbole’ welcomes everyone!!.. Yes fellow sailors this is the 10th anniversary of the Hans-Detmar  Wagner Cup for Dragons in Torbole’ situated at the Northern end of the magnificent Lake Garda…..  … Continue reading

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