Mini-Transat: Intermediate Finish

October 15, 2019       Mini-Transat: Intermediate Finish       The first stage of the transatlantic sailing race 2019 is nearing completion. On the night of Monday to Tuesday and early morning of October 14 in Las Palmas in the Canary Islands, the leaders of both divisions – “proto” and serial yachts — finished. Russian racers Irina Gracheva and Fedor Druzhinin successfully held this part of the regatta.

Mini-Transat: intermediate finish

The first stage of the transatlantic sailing race 2019 is close to completion. In the night from Monday to Tuesday and the early morning of 14 October in Las Palmas on the Canary Islands finished the leaders of both divisions “proto” and serial yachts. Russian racers Irina Gracheva and Fyodor Druzhinin successfully conducted this part of the regatta. The best result at this stage of the journey – 8 days 17 hours and 58 minutes – showed Axel Tree (945) Read more

Proto Division Leaders Finish!

Yesterday       Proto Division Leaders Finish!       The denouement of the first stage of the Mini-Transat La Boulangère race in the prototype division turned out to be very dramatic – everything was decided by the minutes. The first to arrive in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria was Axel Trein, who crossed the finish line at 2:36 UTC after 8 days 17 hours 58 minutes and 28 seconds at sea. The second place was taken by François Jamba, who was behind the winner Read more

Not all reached the finish line

September 17, 2019       Not all reached the finish line       According to the VFPS press service, on September 16 in Togliatti, on the basis of the Druzhba yacht club, the start of the country's championship in Olympic classes continued. All the races planned for this day were held: in the classes of the 49th and 49th FX – in four, in the classes "Finn", "Laser-standard", "Laser-radial" and 470 – three. “With rain and wind reaching 20 knots in the water area Read more

Got to the finish, not all

As the press service of the WFTU, 16 September in Tolyatti on the basis of yachts-club “Friendship” continued the starts of the national championship in the Olympic classes. Were carried out all planned for this race day: in classes 49-th and 49-th FX – four, in a class “Finn”, “Laser standard, Laser radial” and 470 – three. “With the rain and the wind, reaching for the water area of the Kuibyshev reservoir 20 knots, we ran the program on the Read more

And showed the language at the finish!

Today       And showed the language at the finish!       The 50th La Solitaire du Figaro, the most popular offshore solo race, often called the unofficial world championship, ended in Dieppe, France. 47 boaters, speaking at 36-foot Foiling Figaro 3, started in Nantes and overcame more than 2000 miles, divided into 4 stages. The winner of the anniversary La Solitaire du Figaro, and the second time (the first – in 2016), was Frenchman Yoann Rishomm (you see him in most of the Read more

And my tongue at the finish line!

In Dieppe (France) ended the jubilee, the 50th La Solitaire du Figaro – the most popular offshore race of the individual, which is often called the unofficial world championship. 47 sailors competing on a 36-foot Foiling Figaro 3, started in Nantes and traveled more than 2,000 miles, divided into 4 stages. The winner of the anniversary of La Solitaire du Figaro, and the second time (the first in 2016), was Frenchman Yoann Risom (that is what you see on most Read more

First finish – in Copenhagen

Yesterday       First finish – in Copenhagen Having started in German Kiel, five teams participating in the Nord Stream Race 2019 regatta went through the first offshore crossing and finished in Copenhagen. © Andrey Sheremetyev The best were the representatives of the Royal Danish Yacht Club, the Russian Leviathan team finished second, the Swedish Royal Yacht Club was in third place, the Finns from the Aland Islands Yacht Club were the fourth and the last were representatives of Germany from the Read more

First to the finish line in Copenhagen

Starting in Kiel, the five teams participating in the regatta Nord Stream Race offshore 2019 passed the first transition and finished in Copenhagen. © Andrey Sheremetev The best were representatives of the Royal Danish yacht club, the Russian team “Leviathan” finished second in third place the Royal Swedish yacht club, fourth were the Finns of the Yacht club of the åland Islands and the last – the representatives of Germany of the North German racing Union. The results in the Read more

Languages ​​at the finish line!

March 30, 2019       Languages ​​at the finish line!       Important news. Here is what Mark Bimbad said on Facebook a few hours ago: The outstanding Russian yachtsman Viktor Yazykov and the “Daughter of the Wind” have less than 400 miles left until the end of a single non-stop round-the-world tour. And behind the stern for more than 25 thousand miles. 180 days. The yacht was built by Victor Yazykov. Proved its excellent seaworthiness. Passed all 3 cape and the famous Cape Read more