The most famous – from New Zealand

June 14, 2019       The most famous – from New Zealand       From August 11 to August 17, the world championship in the discipline “match races” will be held in Yekaterinburg; the venue will be the Verkh-Isetsky pond, the Komatek Yacht Club. Teams of yachtsmen from the following countries will arrive in Ekaterinburg: Australia, USA, Czech Republic, Sweden, Great Britain, France, Argentina, Poland, Italy, New Zealand and Japan. New Zealand steering wheel Nick Egnot-Johnson (Nick Egnot-Johnson) is the most eminent of the Read more

The most famous – from New Zealand

From 11 to 17 August in Ekaterinburg will pass the world championship in the discipline of “match racing” venue in Verkh – Isetsky pond, provincial yacht club “Komatek”. Ekaterinburg will host sailing teams from the following countries: Australia, USA, Czech Republic, Sweden, UK, France, Argentina, Poland, Italy, New Zealand and Japan. Steering from New Zealand Egnot Nick Johnson (Nick Egnot-Johnson), the most famous from the list of participants of the world championship in Ekaterinburg, he is ranked 14th in the Read more

The famous Tolbushok will become a monument

May 28, 2019       The famous Tolbushok will become a monument       By decision of the Government Council for the Preservation of Cultural Heritage, Smolny will include the Tolbukhin lighthouse, which stands a few kilometers from Kotlin Island, in the register of monuments of St. Petersburg. This was announced on May 28 by the city Committee for the Protection of Monuments. Lighthouse Tolbukhin – one of the oldest lighthouses of the Baltic Sea. It is located to the north-west of Kronstadt, founded Read more

Famous Tolbachik will be a monument

According to the decision of the government Council for the preservation of cultural heritage Smolny to include in the register of monuments of Petersburg Tolbukhin lighthouse, which stands a few kilometers from the island of Kotlin. About this reported on may 28, city Committee on protection of monuments. Mayak Tolbukhin is one of the oldest lighthouses in the Baltic sea. Located to the North-West of Kronstadt, founded in 1719 and since then over 300 years, carries his service. Built on Read more

Starts a famous photo contest!

March 27, 2019       Starts a famous photo contest!       The organizers of the world's largest sailing photography competition – Mirabaud Yacht Racing Image 2019 – have announced that they are starting work. Works of professional photographers made from September 13, 2018 to October 13, 2019 are allowed to participate in the competition. This year, as the organizers of the contest proudly remind, it is being held on the anniversary – 10th time. Over the past decade, 312 photographers from 47 countries Read more

Starts the famous photo contest!

The organizers of the world’s largest sailing competition photos – Mirabaud Yacht Racing Image 2019 was announced that start of work. To participate in the competition of the professional photographers in the period from 13 September 2018, 13 November 2019. This year, as a proud reminiscent of the contest organizers, it is held in the jubilee – 10th – time. Over the past decade, participation in the Mirabaud Yacht Racing Image 2018 adopted 312 photographers from 47 countries – a Read more

Nominees famous!

In Moscow took place the meeting of the members of the jury the 10 th anniversary of the National award “Sailor of the year”. The results of the voting determined the shortlist of nominees. Here are the contenders for victory in each of the 11 categories: The yachtsman of the year: – Sergey Komissarov. Bronze medalist of the world championship, European Championships, Universiade in China in class “Laser standard”, participant of the Olympic games in Rio. Multiple champion of Russia; Read more

Undead: the Most famous Ghost ships

Strange thing: in the middle of the sea to meet the drifting ship with no life signs on Board. Empty. No one. Silence. And he himself sways on the waves – calmly, quietly, and if necessary, if he don’t need no one else. If he went swimming enough already with these “conquerors of the sea,” and so they bore him that was just glad the case to part with them… Creepy. Sailors say that in the ocean – especially in Read more