The first pictures of a miracle

July 19, 2019       The first pictures of a miracle       You would never guess what is shown in these pictures. Maybe something cosmic? Or, on the contrary, scuba? © Vela No, ladies and gentlemen! Before you – the new Imoca 60, which was invented by the famous yacht designer Guillaume Verdier, and built at the Italian shipyard Persico Marine. They built, I must say, in an atmosphere of complete secrecy. Some data about this yacht was still leaked to print, but Read more

The first pictures of miracle

Never guess what is depicted in these pictures. Maybe something from space? Or, on the contrary, underwater? © Vela No, ladies and gentlemen! Before you – a new Imoca 60, which came up with the famous yacht designer Guillaume Verdier and built at the Italian shipyard Persico Marine. Built, I must say, in an atmosphere of complete secrecy. Some information about this boat in the seal still leaked, but images were not – they most likely are the first (today Read more

Gdynia: the first starts

In Gdynia (Poland) passed the first starts in the world championship, World Sailing (sailors to 19 years). Recall. this regatta take part 409 young sailors from 66 countries. On Monday the race was held in five disciplines out of nine. Here as were made by the Russians (note that all of them debutants of similar regattas): 420 young men. 30. Held two races. …26. Michael Sakowski/ Igor Malewski – 48 points, wards, 27 – 21. 29er boys. 28 crews. Held Read more

Gdynia: first starts

Yesterday       Gdynia: first starts       The first starts of the World Sailing World Championship (yachtsmen under 19 years old) took place in Gdynia (Poland). Recall. that 409 young yachtsmen from 66 countries take part in this regatta. On Monday the races took place in five disciplines out of nine. Here are the Russians (we note that all of them are debutants of similar regattas): 420, young men. 30 crews. Two races have been held. … 26. Mikhail Sakhovsky / Igor Malyavsky Read more

First step is the hardest!

30th the world University games after the first qualifying day, the Russian team in 4th place In Naples ended the first qualifying day of sailing of the 30th summer world University games. According to the website http://www.parusniy-sport.org the organizers, as planned, spent 9 qualifying races. The Russian team took part in 5 of them. The weather gave hot Sunny weather, wind 8-10 knots, and a small but unpleasant wave. The teams had great efforts to accelerate the boat. Unpleasant moment Read more

And in Helsinki the first place!

The Russians won the first place in races in Helsinki, and they came first in all three races. Thus “Leviathan” has secured the lead in the overall standings of the Nord Stream Race, and in races. Second place was won by the Royal Danish yacht club, the third North German racing Union. “I think we relaxed a bit after the first place in the offshore that we have not given. Today took good starts in two races, the third started Read more

And in Helsinki – the first!

Today       And in Helsinki – the first! The Russians won the first place in the coastal races in Helsinki, and they came first in all three races. Thus, Leviathan secured the lead in the overall standings of the Nord Stream Race, as well as in coastal races. The second place was won by the Danish Royal Yacht Club, the third – the North German Racing Union. “I think we relaxed a bit after the first place in the offshore, which Read more

But "World" will be the first

June 28, 2019       But "World" will be the first       The 125th Kiel Week (Kieler Woche) is in full swing in Germany. About 4,000 athletes from 60 countries participate in the world's largest sailing regatta. Speakers in Kiel and the Russians. True, there are not many. Here are the results they now show: 49FX. 53 crew. 6 races have been held. …eight. Zoya Novikova / Diana Sabirova – 29 points, parishes 2 – 5 – 9 – 8 – 5 – Read more

But “the World” will be the first

In Germany in the middle of 125th Kiel week (Kieler Woche). Around 4 000 athletes from 60 countries take part in the world’s largest sailing regatta. Are in Kiel and the Russians. However, not many. So that’s what they now show: 49FX. 53 of the crew. Held 6 races. …8. Zoya Novikova/ Diana Sabirova – 29 points, parishes 2 – 5 – 9 – 8 – 5 – (17). …19. Vasily Andreev/ Leonid Posev – 42. …21. Daniel Usachev/ Ilya 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