Five days: normal flight

Today       Five days: normal flight       Exactly 5 days have passed since the 63-year-old French skipper Francis Jouillon, along with a crew of four, went on an IDEC Sport maxi-trimaran from Hong Kong to London with the goal of setting a new world record on the classic Tea Race route (about 13 thousand nautical miles ) Over the past five days, judging by the tracker (red trimarana), IDEC Sport has covered 2516 miles with an average speed of 21 knots and Read more

In Florida it’s cold

In the third day of the second phase of the world Cup 2020 in the Olympic disciplines, which continues in Miami (USA), yachtsmen were waiting for the unusual Florida cold weather and biting wind with gusts up to 24 knots. However, the entire program can perform. Here is how spoke on Wednesday a small Russian delegation of four. Paul Sozykin and Denis Gribanov (470) in the first race of the day became the tenth, and the second is not finished Read more

Five days: the flight is normal

Exactly 5 days have passed since the time when 63-year-old French skipper Francis Joyon along with a crew of four went on the Maxi trimaran IDEC Sport from Hong Kong to London with the aim to set a new world record on the classic route of the Tea race (about 13 thousand nautical miles). Over the five past days IDEC Sport, judging by the tracker (red trimaran), overcame 2516 miles with an average speed of 21 knots and is now Read more

Seventh, seventh and eighth

Today       Seventh, seventh and eighth       Behind the second day of the second stage of the World Cup 2020 in the Olympic disciplines, which takes place in Miami (USA). This is how the small Russian delegation speaks. At 470 for men, Pavel Sozykin and Denis Gribanov came in 7 and 9 in two races on Tuesday, after which they had to give up the second position that they occupied on the basis of the first day. Now Pavel and Denis are Read more

ARTTUBE is the second in Monaco

At the Yacht club de Monaco ended the third stage of the Monaco Sportboat Winter Series 2019-2020 in the yacht class J70. In the regatta was attended by 44 teams. The organizers managed to conduct 5 races. According to their results (with one outlier) team ARTTUBE RUS 1 Valeria Kovalenko took the second place – 12 points, parishes 8 – 1 – 1 – (9) – 2. The Russian crew of one point lost the British BRUTUS Charles Thompson. Thanking Read more

From Cape town to Rio for 7 days!

A new record for the longest race in the southern hemisphere Cape2Rio transatlantic (3600 nautical miles) from Cape town to Rio de Janeiro set Maxi trimaran Love Water class Turtle (skipper Craig Sutherland from South Africa) – 7 days, 22 hours, 9 minutes and 15 seconds. Recall that the fight for Line Honours Cape2Rio race were two Maxi-trimaran: in addition to representing South Africa Love Water, more and much more well-known Italian Maserati Multi 70 with skipper Giovanni Soldini. By Read more

No snow, but you hold on!

Abnormally warm weather in Central Russia and across Europe has led to the fact that almost all the competitions on winter kinds of sailing are either canceled or transferred in February-March, in the hope of long-awaited cold. So, today I received information from the organizers of the world championship in Estonia about finding a new place of conducting of competitions: “it is now clear that pärnu Bay is covered in thick ice for three weeks. Therefore, we are forced to Read more

There is no snow, but you hold on!

Today       There is no snow, but you hold on!       Abnormally warm weather in central Russia and throughout Europe has led to the fact that almost all winter sailing competitions are either canceled or postponed to February-March, in the hope of long-awaited cold weather. So, today information was received from the organizers of the World Cup in Estonia about the search for a new venue for the competition: “Today it is clear that the Pärnu Bay will not be covered with Read more

284 miles benefits!

Today       284 miles benefits!       The attempt of the famous French skipper Francis Jouillon, together with a crew of four, to set a new world record on the classic Tea Race route for about 15 thousand nautical miles from Hong Kong to London, has been ongoing for three days. Recall that since 2018, the record – 36 days, 2 hours, 37 minutes and 2 seconds – belongs to Giovanni Soldini and maxi-trimaran Maserati Multi 70. As we already reported, in order Read more