Like good old wine

Today       Like good old wine       Imagine what this damned coronovirus did! People hid in four walls, countries were closed, marines too, the competitions were canceled, there was no sailing news. How to be How to live? What does the poor fellow yachtsman do? Thanks to the Internet – you can watch sailing movies. You can also read books about sail. Which ones – we have already advised you. And, of course, you can (and should!) Read our magazine. Over the Read more

Good luck and happiness !!!

Today       Good luck and happiness !!!       Well, here it comes – New 2020! He came cheerfully, with toasts and fireworks, even so it will be – cheerful, smiling, with many new acquaintances! We want to wish, friends, that all of this New 2020th will be held for you under the sign of the sail and be remembered for victories at sports distances and long amazing journeys. Because the sail is happiness and youth, no matter how old you are. We Read more

Good luck to Guichara!

December 4, 2019       Good luck to Guichara!       Late in the evening yesterday, the 40-meter Spindrift 2 maxi trimaran, led by 45-year-old skipper Yann Guichard, set off from Créac'h lighthouse on the island of Wessan in a world race of 21,600 nautical miles. The goal of Guichard and his crew, as we have already said, is to conquer the Jules Verne Trophy. Recall that since 2017, the record of the round-the-world race belongs to Francis Jouillon and his team, who overcame Read more

Good luck, Jan and Ivan!

Yesterday       Good luck, Jan and Ivan!       Four hundred yachtsmen from 40 countries were gathered by the 49er, 49erFX and Nacra 17 world championships that started today in Auckland, New Zealand. True, only a third of them were able to participate in the competition on the first day of the race. The strongest northerly wind of 25-30 knots interfered with the schedule, and gusts of up to 70 knots were noted in Auckland itself! Because of this, at three o'clock in Read more

The immediate goal is the Cape of Good Hope!

Yesterday       The immediate goal is the Cape of Good Hope!       The attempt of 63-year-old French skipper Francis Gouillon continues to improve his IDC SPORT max trimaran his own world record at a distance of 8800 nautical miles – from the town of Port Louis in Brittany to another Port Louis, on the island of Mauritius. The last time we talked about Jouillon and his trimaran three days ago. At that moment, although he was moving at an excellent speed (up Read more

Good luck guys!

October 27, 2019       Good luck guys!       In the Spanish city of Cadiz, the opening of the world championship in the class "Techno". Here's what the RUS Youth Sailing Team page says: This time over 300 athletes from 33 countries arrived at the competition. Our country will be represented at the world championship by 15 windsurfers who are representatives of sailing schools of the Krasnodar Territory, St. Petersburg, Moscow, Sevastopol and the Republic of Bashkortostan. During the opening ceremony, the athletes Read more

We wish our racers good luck!

Yesterday       We wish our racers good luck!       In Hyères (France), the first races of the World Championship in the SB20 yacht class will be launched today. Here is what the press service of the Russian Association of this class reports: Russia ranks third in terms of the number of curled participants at the SB20 World Sailing Championship. Ahead of the hosts are French yachtsmen, followed by the British. In total, the list of applications includes 65 boats. The day before, Read more

Not a good day for Stephanie

September 25, 2019       Not a good day for Stephanie       On Wednesday, on the second day of the world championship in the RS: X class, which takes place in Torbola on the Italian lake of Garda, it was possible, as the day before, to conduct all three planned races. For the leader of our team – Stephanie Elfutina – this day was not the best, even despite the fact that she came first in the second race. However, in the other Read more

Good luck, guys!

July 15, 2019       Good luck, guys!       Today in Gdynia (Poland) the first World Sailing World Championship races will be held. 409 young sailors from 66 countries take part in the regatta. The Facebook Youth Sailing Team page on Facebook named the Russian team squad: RS: X – Yana Reznikova;“Laser Radial” – Sergey Doroshenko and Alexander Lukoyanov;420 – Mikhail Sakhovsky / Igor Malyavsky and Anastasia Sumarokova / Polina Sukhova; 29th – Ilya Chuprina / Rodion Brovin and Victoria Liksanova / Polina Read more

We wish them good luck!

Yesterday       We wish them good luck!       According to the website of the All-Russian Volga Federal Football Association, citing the Press Service of the Russian youth national team, more than 400 yachtsmen participating in the Laser Radial class arrived in Kalamaki (Greece), where the European Championships among athletes will be held from July 1 to 6 under 19 years old. Kirill Tereshkin, Sergey Doroshenko Vladimir Novoselov, Dmitry Golovkin, Daniil Maistrovsky, Elizaveta Borovkova, Victoria Liseytseva, Polina Soloveichik, Angelina Lomakina, and Alexander Lukoyanova, Read more