Sail again in the Universiade program

Yesterday       Sail again in the Universiade program       The 30th Summer Universiade started in Italy in the city of Naples, the site www.parusniy-sport.org reports. After a break of 8 years, sailing was again included by the organizers of the competition in the program. The host country determines which 2 sports, in addition to the mandatory ones, to include in the competition program, and Italy has chosen sailing, among others. This time Italian colleagues decided to define the format of sailing competitions Read more

Sail again in the program of the Universiade

In Italy, in Naples kicked off the 30th summer world University games, the website www.parusniy-sport.org. After a break of 8 years sailing was again included by the organizers in the program. The host country determines which 2 kinds of sport apart from the compulsory inclusion in the programme of the competition, and Italy was chosen among other sailing. Italian colleagues decided to determine the format of sailing competitions in races with a change of crew on the keel boats RS21 Read more

And again Mark and Suzy

Today       And again Mark and Suzy       We again have a reason to "stick" at the blue screens of yellow bricks, reports the #EsmeraldaOK page. Recent Golden Globe Race participants Mark Slats and Susie Goodall on the yacht Ohpen Maverick entered the second stage of the race # AZAB2019. Right at the start, intrigue was already waiting for us. Where to go? Left or right? Constantly changing the force and direction of the wind, the calm zones scattered here and there Read more

And again mark and suzy

We again have a reason to “get stuck” at blue screens yellow brick, according to page #EsmeraldaOK. Recent participants in the Golden Globe Race mark Slats and Susie Goodall yacht Ohpen Maverick came on the race’s second stage #AZAB2019. Right at the start we were waiting for the intrigue. Where to go? Left or right? Constantly changing strength and direction of wind, scurrying to and fro calm area a little complicated the decision. Yacht Brand is now marked with the Read more

Gracheva and Druzhinin again at a distance

Yesterday       Gracheva and Druzhinin again at a distance       Here is what Irina Gracheva said a few hours ago on her Facebook page: Right now the race TROPHEE MARIE-AGNES PERON 2019 starts! For Russia in the race are two skippers: – in the Irina Gracheva Racing Mini-Transat 2019 serial fleet, board No. 579, project MANUARD Tip-Top. Irina gracheva – in the proto-fleet Fedor Druzhinin Mini-Transat 2019, board number 759, project MANUARD. Fedor Druzhinin We continue to gain momentum! In connection with Read more

Grachev and Druzhinin again on the course

Here’s what Irina Gracheva few hours ago, announced on his page in Facebook: Right now the race starts TROPHEE MARIE-AGNES PERON 2019! For Russia in the race are two of the skipper: – standard fleet Irina Gracheva Racing Mini-Transat 2019, Board No. 579, project MANUARD Tip-Top. Irina Gracheva in proto-fleet Fedor Druzhinin Mini-Transat 2019, the Board №759, project MANUARD. Fedor Druzhinin We continue to gain momentum! In connection with the ongoing direct route cyclone race was decided much to cut, Read more

Spindrift 2: failure again

February 2, 2019       Spindrift 2: failure again Skipper Jan Guichard and the crew of the maxi-trimaran Spindrift 2 were forced to stop the non-stop race around the world last night. The reason – serious damage to the right steering wheel. Guichard informed the coastal team about the breakdown yesterday at 16.06 UTC (June 19, Moscow time). He informed that the catamaran reduced the speed to 15 knots and that the crew needed several hours to thoroughly analyze the situation. At Read more

Sir Robin finished again!

April 23, 2019       Sir Robin finished again!       Falmouth yesterday celebrated the 50th anniversary of Sir Robin Knox-Johnston’s completion of the world's first single and non-stop round-the-world sailing trip – and his victory in the Golden Globe race. Like half a century ago, Sir Robin entered Falmouth Harbor on his famous 32-foot Suhaili. This time he was accompanied by more than a hundred yachts and boats, as well as the ship of the Royal Navy of Great Britain HMS Mersey. At Read more

Australia again

May 6, 2019       Australia again       The victory of the Australian team ended the second stage of the new international sailing league SailGP, which took place for two days in the San Francisco Bay. As you know, Australians excelled in the first stage – in February in Sydney. Recall that after the first day, the Japanese team was in the lead, winning all three races on Saturday. On Sunday, the Japanese (the name, to put it mildly, conditional, since four of Read more

To meet again

Today       To meet again       Last weekend, in the Konakovo River Club yacht club in the Ivankovo ​​reservoir, with the support of Stoloto Trading House, the Konakovo Regatta was held – the first qualifying round of the Russian Championship in the class of the yachts on the Volga. The composition and territorial affiliation of the participants were representative: Sochi, Moscow region (Mytishchi, Dolgoprudny, Kotelniki, Dmitrov, Voskresensk, Mozhaysk), Saratov, Nizhny Novgorod, Perm, Taganrog, Tolyatti, Rostov on Don, St. Petersburg, Yekaterinburg. Nine teams Read more