Monthly Archives: March 2017

INGO is “Italian Champion”…..

Italian Champions, GER 1068 Malte Philipp, Ingo Ehrlicher (Helm) & Tommy Auracher. There were two more races completed yesterday (Sun 26th), in San Remo to conclude the Italian National Championships. The wind was between 12 to 16 kts from 220-230 … Continue reading

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Palma & San Remo “Round Up”…

Patrick de Barros POR 64 leads overall after 4 races at the Princess Sofia in Palma de Mallorca. After the rains & light winds of yesterday there were 3 nice & sunny races in Palma today (Sat 24th) with POR 64 “Lady … Continue reading

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First Blood to “Provezza Dragon”…

Winners of Race 1 in San Remo, Simon Fry, Andy Beadsworth & Ali Tezdiker (Owner). It was all smiles today, Friday 24th (apart from Simon Fry), for TUR 1212 “Provezza Dragon” as they won the first race of the Italian National Championships … Continue reading

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No Wind in San Remo…

Unfortunately, there was no wind today (Thurs 23rd) in San Remo. The 36 Dragons had to wait patiently ashore today as there was simply not a breath of wind today to begin the Italian National Championships. However, it was Champagne … Continue reading

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Italian Nationals in San Remo.

  Tomorrow (Thurs 23rd March) will see the start of the Dragon Cup in San Remo as 36 International Teams will compete for the Italian National Championship.  Principle Organiser Umberto Zocca Di Montelupo is hoping the weather will behave itself … Continue reading

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Your Invitation to the 2017 Dragon Edinburgh Cup

Calling all Dragon sailors – GBR and ALL Dragon nationalities. This is your Captain speaking! I am honoured to be the Chairman of the 2017 Edinburgh Cup, which will be held in Cowes, Isle of Wight from 8 to 15 July. On … Continue reading

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Too Much Wind in Cascais….

Sailors were left frustrated at the 5th Cascais Winter Series, as the predicted strong Northerly Winds gusting in excess of 30 kts prevented anymore racing yesterday (Sunday).  Therefore the results remained the same from the three races sailed on Saturday … Continue reading

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Pedro on Fire in Cascais…

GER 1177 “Pow Wow” helmed by Pedro Andrade has a commanding overall lead in Cascais. The 5th Cascais Winter Series began on Friday with a windless, but extremely sunny day (27 degrees) so the 33 International Teams were able to enjoy a relaxing … Continue reading

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Hong Kong “2K” Team Racing….

The “Popular” 2K Team Racing will also take place this year in Hong Kong April 14th-17th. The success of the 2k Team Racing event held every year in Venice during early October has spread far and wide, so much so that a … Continue reading

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Island Sailing Club, Cowes, to host the 69th Edition of the historic Dragon Edinburgh Cup

Designed in 1929, the International Dragon combines classic elegance with grand prix performance, the world’s greatest sailing venues and some of the best sailors on the planet.  One of the Dragon fleet’s most prestigious trophies is the Edinburgh Cup, which was … Continue reading

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