Monthly Archives: September 2017

“Blue Haze” all over Cannes….

GBR 375 “Blue Haze” is dominating the racing at the 39th Regates Royal in Cannes. After 7 races Danish helm Lars Hendriksen holds a comfortable lead ahead of his 43 rivals as we enter the final day of racing here in Cannes. … Continue reading

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39th Regates Royal in Cannes.

Peaceful settings in the beautiful Old Port of Cannes as the 44 Dragons wait for wind. The 39th Regates Royal is underway in Cannes with 44 Dragons participating over 5 days. So far 3 races have been completed in extremely … Continue reading

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Final IDA Grade 1 Grand Prix in Torbole’…

Great racing in Torbole’ from former years overlooked by the magnificent Mountain’s. This October (4-7) the final Dragon Grand Prix Grade 1 event of 2017 will combine with the popular 13th Hans-Detmar Wagner Cup on Lake Garda, Italy. Torbole’ has a tremendous reputation of being “The” … Continue reading

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Pieter is Simply the Best…

Pieter Heerema, Lars Hendriksen & Claus Olesen are the 2017 Dutch Champions. The final day of racing provided the very best conditions with sun, wind & excellent championship courses… Requiring just one more half decent result to clinch the title NED … Continue reading

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Day 3 of Dutch Nationals in Muiden.

GBR 803 helmed by Quentin Strauss, with Nigel Young & Pedro Andrade win race 5. Two more races were completed yesterday (Sat 10th Sept) in Muiden as the 37 boats enjoyed a rain free day! Yes, we had grey skies … Continue reading

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3 Race Wins for NED 412.

NED 412 “No Way Back” wins the 3rd race of the Dutch Open Championship in Muiden. Day 2 of the Dutch Open Championship was delayed yesterday (Friday 8th Sept) as there were gusts in excess of 30 kts and lots of … Continue reading

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Day 1 of Dutch Open Championships

Race 1 of the Dutch Open Championships gets underway in Muiden with 37 boats… “It is the largest and strongest fleet for 15 years” was the call from Dutch Secretary Philip de Koning yesterday as the 37 international teams had 2 … Continue reading

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Norwegian Champions, SWE 375.

Goran Alm, Thomas Wallenfeldt & helm Martin Palsson are the Nordic Champions. It has been a good year for this top “Corinthian” team from Sweden who have just added the Norwegian Open Championship to their Swedish National title and a very respectful … Continue reading

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