Ahead – three decisive races

Yesterday       Ahead – three decisive races       Four races of the European Grand Prix Final were held yesterday in Puerto Portals in Mallorca – a new tournament that concludes the 2019 season in the Dragon class. © Elena Razina Recall that the top 20 crews are participating in the regatta following the results of a prestigious series of four Grand Prix stages (this series, as we reported yesterday, was won by Dmitry Samokhin, Russian yacht RUS76 Rocknrolla). True, it will be Read more

Ahead of three decisive race

Yesterday in Puerto portals in Mallorca was held four races of the Final of the European “Grand Prix” – a new tournament which ends the season 2019 in the Dragon class. © Elena Razina Recall that in a race attended by 20 of the best crews in the prestigious series of the four stages of “Grand Prix” (a series that, as we reported yesterday, won the Russian yacht Rocknrolla RUS76 Dmitriy Samokhin). However, rather to say – “involved”. Because after Read more

Ahead – decisive race

June 12, 2019       Ahead – decisive race       After four races of the Yanmar Dragon Gold Cup 2019 regatta in the Dragon class, which continues in Medemblik (Holland), the former leader is the Portuguese POR84 team with skipper Pedro Andrade. © Elena Razina The Portuguese have 20 points (parishes 4 – 2 – 5 – 9). Two teams are 4 points behind at once – the Dutch NED412 Troika led by Peter Heerem (3 – 1 – 15 – 5) and Read more

Today is the decisive race

June 4, 2019       Today is the decisive race       The "Golden" fleet has to go through the final race at the Cup of the Association "Optimist" class. June 4 will be known the names of those drivers who will represent our country in the world and European championships. The Optimist Class Association Cup is the most important regatta, which takes place in the Yacht Club of St. Petersburg from May 31 to June 4 and is the final stage of selection Read more

Time of decisive races

May 24, 2019       Time of decisive races       At the European Championships in the "Laser-standard", as well as in the "Laser Radial" for women and men, continuing in the Porto suburb, 8 races were held in 4 days. Leading European Championship Lorenzo Chiavarini (UK) – 32 points. At the same time, taking into account non-European participants (in the 2019 Laser Senior European Trophy test), he is significantly – 16 points – inferior to the Australian Tom Burton. The leader of the Read more

Decisive season

February 9, 2019       Decisive season       The world famous sailing race “Mini-Transat 2019” (Mini Transat) starts on September 22 in the French La Rochelle. This year, as we have repeatedly told, two Russians will take part at once – Irina Gracheva and Fyodor Druzhinin. On yachts only 6.5 meters long, athletes have to overcome more than 4,000 nautical miles alone, including 1,350 miles in the first stage to the Canary Islands and 2,700 miles – on the Atlantic crossing. Note that Read more

The time for decisive race

At the European championship in “Laser standard” and “Laser-radial” in women and men, continued in the suburbs of Porto, for 4 day’s 8 races. Leads the championship Lorenzo Chiavarini (UK) – 32 points. However, based on non-European participants (in the standings 2019 Laser Senior European Trophy), it is significantly – 16 points – inferior to the Australian Tom Burton. The leader of the Russian team in “Laser standard” Sergey Komissarov in the championship of Europe is now on 11th place- Read more

Decisive season

World-famous sailing race “Mini Transat 2019” (Mini Transat) starts September 22 in the French La Rochelle. This year, as we have told, will involve at once two Russians – Irina Gracheva and Fyodor Druzhinin. On yachts with a length of only 6.5 meters, the athletes have to overcome a couple of more than 4000 nautical miles, including 1350 miles on the first stage to the Canary Islands and 2700 miles – crossing the Atlantic. Note that the performance of Irina Read more