High class

September 20, 2019       High class       This year, the Dragon class turns 90 years old. The story about the amazing "dragon" story is dedicated to the material that was published in the September issue of Yacht Russia magazine. © Elena Razina The history of the Dragon class began in 1928, when the co-owner of a small shipyard and already well-known designer Johan Anker decided to take part in the competition of the Gothenburg Royal Yacht Club. It was required to submit Read more

High class

This year, the Dragon class is 90. The story of the amazing “dragon” of history dedicated to material that was published in the September issue of magazine Yacht Russia. © Elena Razina The history of the Dragon class began in 1928, when the owner of a small shipyard and already famous designer Johan Anker decided to take part in the competition of the Gothenburg Royal yacht club. The contest was required to submit the draft budget of the “youth” of Read more

“Battleship” started in the world championship class TP52 in Mallorca

August 26, 2019       “Battleship” started in the world championship class TP52 in Mallorca       On August 25, in Puerto Portals in Mallorca, the test competitions of the World Championship in the TP52 class started, which is part of the 52SuperSeries series as the fourth, last but one stage of the season. According to the results of two races held, the team of the Yacht Club of St. Petersburg “Battleship” is the seventh. Compared to last year’s championship, the current fleet has Read more

“Battleship” was launched in the world championship class ТР52 in Mallorca

On August 25 in Puerto Portals in Mallorca started the scoring race world championship ТР52, which is part of a series 52SuperSeries as the fourth, the penultimate race of the season. According to the results of two races held command of the Yacht club of Saint-Petersburg “Battleship” is the seventh. Compared to last year’s championship the current fleet has added two boats and now represents eight countries. At the disposal of the titular fleet, the waters of the island of Read more

Master class from the captain

Today       Master class from the captain       The 5th stage of the St. Petersburg Sailing Week is over. The fleet of competitors came to Vyborg. And on the eve of the race around the island of Hogland. The most beautiful stage of the competition is the race around about. Hogland – passed almost in calm conditions. It is in light winds that the team is harmonious and professional, when you need to get around your rivals and each movement on the Read more

Starts Cup Association Class "Optimist"

May 28, 2019       Starts Cup Association Class "Optimist"       In the waters of the St. Petersburg Yacht Club on May 31, the first races of the 3rd in the history of the Optimist Yacht Class Association Cup will be held, which will gather riders aged 9 to 14 years from all over the country. The regatta will be the final stage of selection for the Russian national teams in the most popular children's class of yachts in the world. It is Read more

In class DN

January 26, 2019       In class DN       According to the St. Petersburg Sailing Union, in Poland ended the European championship among the boerists in the class DN. In the navy, And the best of the Russians was St. Petersburg Oleg Vasiliev, he took 13th place. In the fleet B Anton Didenko from Vladivostok was in the third place, and Valentina Kozlova from St. Petersburg – in 14th place. In the navy C, the best of Russians is Roman Kopylov from Moscow Read more

The start of the Cup of Association of class “Optimist”

In the waters of the Yacht club of Saint-Petersburg on may 31 will be the first race 3rd in Cup history Association of yacht class “Optimist”, which will gather riders aged 9 to 14 years from across the country. The regatta will be the final stage of selection to Russian national teams in the most popular children’s yacht class in the world. It is expected that the regatta will achieve a new record: the competition will be about 200 riders Read more

Ultime class plans are breathtaking

April 12, 2019       Ultime class plans are breathtaking       After several maxi-trimarans in the transatlantic Route du Rhum were seriously damaged in the fall of last year (and one of them was completely destroyed), it seemed that clouds were gathering over the Ultime class. For a long time. The worst assumptions seem to be confirmed when the decision was made to postpone indefinitely Brest Oceans – the maxi-trimarans race around the world (initially the start was set for December 29, 2019). Read more

From the plans of the class Ultime breathtaking

After the fall of last year, several Maxi-trimarans received in the transatlantic Route du Rhum serious damage (and one of them did and were destroyed), it seemed that over the Ultime class, dark clouds. For a long time. Worst-case assumptions seems to be confirmed when the decision was made to postpone indefinitely Brest Oceans -the race Maxi-trimaran around the world (initially the launch was scheduled for December 29, 2019). And almost immediately after it became known that the organizers of Read more