Silver Cup 2019 Launched

Today       Silver Cup 2019 Launched       In the Gulf of Finland today began the drawing of the Silver Cup 2019 in the Dragon class. According to, according to tradition, the Hercules yacht port accepts it. Teams from St. Petersburg, Moscow, Vladivostok and Jurmala registered for the regatta, including the winner of last year's draw – the Annapurna team (RUS 27) with Alexei Murashkin on the steering wheel. The judges started the first race exactly on schedule, exactly at 12:00. A Read more

Battleship wins first World Cup victory

Today       Battleship wins first World Cup victory       On August 28, in Puerto Portals in Mallorca, the world championships in the TP52 class were resumed within the 52SuperSeries. According to the results of the three races held, the team of the Battleship Yacht Club of St. Petersburg rose to third place. A thunderstorm that had passed a day earlier with rain and a squally wind left Puerto Portals an excellent “sailing” weather: 12-15 knots of wind and a practically flat surface Read more

Junior Match Racing World Cup Completed

August 18, 2019       Junior Match Racing World Cup Completed       The race committee still hoped that in the early morning, as it was the day before, there would be wind in the waters of the Verkh-Isetsky pond. Therefore, it was decided to change the racing program and start the race at seven in the morning. Unfortunately, the forecast was confirmed, and the wind did not exceed two knots, which was not enough for the races. Nevertheless, the international rules of match Read more

NPL: League Cup at Akhmat’s

Yesterday       NPL: League Cup at Akhmat’s       In Kaliningrad, in the Upper Lake, the sixth, final stage of the Higher Division of the National Sailing League took place. These starts summed up the 2019 season. Here is what the NPL press service says: © Andrey Sheremetev 20 teams came to Kaliningrad to get their last points in a season: Calipso (helmsman Maxim Taranov), “Sail Master-ASIA” (Vyacheslav Ermolenko), “PIROgovo” (Yuri Morozov), ZID art Sailing team (Zoran Paunovich), Burevestnik Sailing Team (Maxim Titarenko), Read more

This is a yacht for the America's Cup

Today       This is a yacht for the America's Cup       Late on Thursday, the Persico Marine shipyard hangar in Bergamo left the AC75 class yacht of the Italian crew Luna Rossa Prada Pirelli, built to participate in the 36th draw of the America's Cup. At night, the boat was delivered to Livorno, from where by ferry – to the island of Sardinia, where the Luna Rossa team base is located. The official launch of the yacht was originally scheduled for August Read more

Cup stays in St. Petersburg!

July 24, 2019       Cup stays in St. Petersburg!       The Marblehead Trophy 2019 sailing regatta among Dragon yachts has been completed. The main prize of the competition – the challenge silver cup – the whole of the next year will be kept in St. Petersburg. This was made possible thanks to the victory of Dmitry Samokhin, whose crew held on Tuesday three excellent races. Already in the first of them, the team from the Hercules Yacht Port took a step up Read more

In the fight for the cup and medals

July 19, 2019       In the fight for the cup and medals       Two large sailing regattas in the Dragon class will be held in St. Petersburg this week. On Sunday, a series of races for the prestigious Marblehead Trophy will start in the Gulf of Finland, after which participants of the Russian Championship will take the distance. Holders of gold medals will be known on July 28. Marblehead Trophy – one of the oldest awards in the history of sailing. This Read more

Who will win the gold cup?

Yesterday       Who will win the gold cup?       Russian Technological University MIREA, Expeditionary Corps MIREA and the B-team team launched a sports and educational project for children “RIFES COUNTRY Cup” Last Monday, the change of the children's training camp on sailing started, in which the employees of the RTU MIREA took part. The training of future boaters is conducted under the guidance of experienced athletes of the B-TEAM team, who annually take part in sailing competitions under the flag of a Read more

Morspassluzhba defended the Cup

Today       Morspassluzhba defended the Cup       The International Sailing Regatta Ust-Luga Cup 2019 has completed. The victory was won by the team of the Marine Rescue Service of Russia. For three years of participation in competitions, rescuers have won the main trophy for the second time. The fate of the first place in the senior division, whose participants, according to the current Regulations on the competition, play a challenge cup among themselves, was decided on the last day of the regatta. Read more

Club Cup: a start

June 4, 2019       Club Cup: a start       How many regattas take place on Saturdays in Moscow and Moscow region? Last Saturday, June 1, one more passed – the Club Cup project started. This “small step for humanity” is more than just “another regatta”. After all, for the first time six yacht clubs have agreed TOGETHER to conduct a series of competitions. This is a serious step in the development of the club yacht movement, which showed that clubs can not Read more