Today in Cannes regatta starts 1st grade in the class “Dragon” – Dragon Grand Prix de Cannes.
Races will involve 50 teams, including five under the Russian flag.
It should be noted that in the current year, change the structure of the European regattas 1st grade. For Cannes followed:
1 – 4 may. Cascais (Portugal). H. M. King Juan Carlos Trophy;
3 – 6 July. Kuhlungsborn (Germany). Dragon Grand Prix Germany;
And finally, 11 – 16 Nov. Palma de Mallorca (Spain). Dragon Grand Prix Of Spain.
Immediately thereafter, there, in Mallorca, will be the final tournament of the European series in the Dragon class, which will bring together the 20 best teams after four regattas held on the 1st grade.
The winner of the finals of the European series will receive a prize, which is a Finnish sculptor and sailor Sami Salomaa.