Monthly Archives: May 2016

2 Races in Derby Dragon, La Baule.

The start of Race 1 for the 37 Dragons in La Baule.. Light winds, but fun, fun, fun. The 2016 Derby Dragon began yesterday after a cancelled first day on Sunday, so the 37 teams enjoyed 2 very good light wind … Continue reading

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Langoustines in La Baule….

The La Baule Ladies prepare the delicious Langoustines for the lucky Sailors. The first day of the 2016 Derby Dragon in La Baule was unfortunately cancelled yesterday through lack of wind, but that did not dampen the spirits of the … Continue reading

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Kuhlungsborn….. Final Grade 1 of 2016.

Kuhlungsborn, Germany. Venue of the last Grade 1 event of 2016. June 22nd to 25th. With over 30 boats already registered for the Dragon Grand Prix Germany, this final Grade 1 regatta of 2016 will be another well supported International Regatta. After … Continue reading

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3rd Danish Championship for Jorgen….

Thomas Schmidt, Jorgen Schonherr (helm) & Christian Videbaek are Danish Champions. 33 Dragons competed for the 2016 Danish National Championship over the weekend hosted by the Dragoer Sejlklub, just South of Copenhagen. It was a mainly light wind regatta sailed over 3 days … Continue reading

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Team “Sophie Racing” Win in Douarnenez…

Bernardo Freitas, Hugo Stenbeck (holds the Cup of Louis Urvois) & Martin Westerdahl (with the Trophy of BMW). SUI 311 “Sophie III” won the Grade 1 Grand Prix Guyader in style this week after winning 2 of the 4 completed … Continue reading

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Sophie lll Dominates in Douarnenez.

Hugo Stenbeck, Martin Westerdahl and Bernado Freitas sailed two Brilliant races. Hugo Stenbeck helmed his SUI 311 “Sophie lll” to almost perfection yesterday here in Douarnenez, recording a 1st & 2nd place. It was an equally “perfect” day for all the 46 … Continue reading

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