Ski Voile International 2011

It was again a nice Ski voile issue. For 37 years now, best European sailors meet in Juan les pins (south of France) to race nice regattas under the sun.

Copyright Club Nautique d'AntibesWith 6 races, weather conditions was perfect during three days. The week end started Thursday with the ski race won by FIN 83 (Lindgren/Tenkanen/Winter).

Friday, after late craning, two races were disputed with a nice swell and 20 knts from the east. Copyright Club Nautique d'AntibesSome boats had technical problems and Anapurna (RUS 27) won two races.

Saturday, another good conditions : sun and flat sea. Three races and three different winners : Christian Borenius (FIN 85), Christian Boillot (FRA 400) et Johan Larson (SWE 348).

Then, Sunday, again under the sun, Ulli Libor with SUI 307 won the last race. At the final ranking, RUS 27 helmed by Anatoly Loginov, won the contest, followed by Ulli Libor (SUI 307) and Christian Boillot on FRA 400.

The full Dragon results are available on the IDA Fixtures and Results.© Club Nautique d'Antibes© Club Nautique d'Antibes

More photos on the Ski Voile International website.

Dominique Géniaux / Club Nautique d’Antibes

… with the traditional Champagne at the finishing line of the Ski Contest in Auron on Thursday.

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