Monthly Archives: November 2016

HUN 57 Wins 1st Series in Cascais.

HUN 57 “Johanna” won the opening Winter Series in Cascais in a fleet of 20 top International teams. Ferenc Kis-Szolgyemi, crewed by Karoly Vezer and Tamas Kiss were worthy winners, as their discard was a 6th place, quite remarkable considering the high … Continue reading

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“THOUBAN” FIN 85 wins in Cannes.

Christian Borenius (Centre) with his Daughter Andrea & Richard Pernici at Prize Giving. The Armisitice Cup was concluded in Cannes yesterday after a 4 race series. The hero of the day was Christian Borenius, sailing with his Daughter Andrea & … Continue reading

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Kim Andersen is new President of World Sailing.

  President of World Sailing Kim Andersen with our IDA Chairman Vasily Senatorov. Very many congratulations on behalf of fellow Dragon Sailors all over the World to Kim Andersen our new President of World Sailing. Many of you will recognise … Continue reading

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Normal Service is Resumed in Cascais………

Lars Hendriksen wins 2 of the 3 races in DEN 138 “Eva”, with Claus Olesen & Georgi Leonchuk. The 1st Cascais Winter Series began in earnest today with a 7 – 10 knot wind and three good races which helped to make up for … Continue reading

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What a Contrast in Cannes & Cascais….

In Cascais the wind was never above 3 kts, so unfortunately no racing today….. It was a frustrating day in both Cannes and Cascais as no racing was possible due to no wind in Portugal & a 35 knot Mistral in the Cote d’Azur…… Cannes … Continue reading

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Spoilt for “Choice” :-)

Cannes (today) is looking good for the Armisitice Cup that begins on Friday 11th Nov. This weekend Dragon Sailors are “spoilt for choice” as racing begins in both Cannes, France and Cascais, Portugal. With teams now arriving at both venues and a … Continue reading

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No Racing in Cazaux….. :-(

  For the first time in it’s 29 year existence the Drag’s Cup did not manage to complete any races over the 4 day period….   However, this did not dampen the spirit of the 25 International Teams who all promised to return next year … Continue reading

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