Completely alone. Heroes of our time

Yesterday       Completely alone. Heroes of our time       There are fewer sailors who have sailed around the world alone than people who have traveled in space. This material was published on the pages of Yacht Russia magazine in 2017, a year before the start of the famous Golden Globe Race singles round-the-world race. Now there is preparation for another race of the same kind. But what distinguishes the participants from around the world from other people? What are their main qualities? Read more

All alone. Heroes of our time

Sailors single-handedly circumnavigate the world sailing, less than people have been in space. This material was published in the magazine Yacht Russia in 2017, a year before the start of the famous round the world race singles Golden Globe Race. Now preparations are underway for another of the same race. But what distinguishes the participants krugosvetki from other people? What are their main qualities? Read https://www.yachtrussia.com/articles/2018/12/11/20181211-sovsem-odin-geroi-nashego-vremeni.html

“Heroes” won in Miami!

Russian Bogatyrs Igor Rytov were winners which ended on Sunday in Miami (USA) 2-stage Melges 20 Miami Winter Series. Rytov and Co scored in eight races (with one outlier) 15 points. Parishes– 2 – 3 – 1 – 5 – (6) – 1 – 2 – 1. A brilliant result! It is worth noting that Russian Bogatyrs was in the lead on the first day of the regatta, and then a second. However, before the final day of the regatta Read more

The "heroes" won in Miami!

Yesterday       The "heroes" won in Miami!       Russian Bogatyrs Igor Rytov became the winners of the 2nd stage of the Melges 20 Miami Winter Series which ended on Sunday in Miami (USA). Rytov and Co. scored 15 points in eight races (with one surge). Parishes – 2 – 3 – 1 – 5 – (6) – 1 – 2 – 1. Brilliant result! It is worth noting that Russian Bogatyrs were leaders in the first day of the regatta, and then Read more

“Russian heroes” – the winners of the Melges 20 World League!

December 16, 2019       “Russian heroes” – the winners of the Melges 20 World League!       In Miami, the first stage of the Miami Winter Series-2019/20 in the Melges 20 yacht class took place. At the same time, it was the last – 15th – stage of the 2019 Melges 20 World League. And the winner of the World League became Russian Bogatyrs, led by Igor Rytov! This time, “Bogatyrs” performed in Miami with Rytov, Konstantin Besputin and Valery Zatsarinsky – and Read more

“Russian heroes” – the winners of the Melges 20 World League!

Miami hosted the first stage of the Miami Winter Series-2019/20 of yachts Melges 20. At the same time it was the last – 15-minutes – step 2019 Melges 20 World League. And the winner of the World League of steel Russian Bogatyrs headed by Igor Bytovym! This time the “Heroes” were in Miami in stock: Rytov, Konstantin Besputin and Valery Zatsarinsky – and was second with eight races in 24 points (with one outlier). The same points scored another yacht Read more

Yachtsman of the Year 2019. Prizes have found their heroes!

November 29, 2019       Yachtsman of the Year 2019. Prizes have found their heroes!       The 11th Yachtsman of the Year National Award ceremony was held in Moscow. It has long become the traditional and main social event of the sailing season in our countries. Since 2017, the award has been held by Yacht Russia magazine, more than 120 people and organizations have become its laureates. The award ceremony took place – and this is also a tradition – at the Moscow Read more

Yachtsman of the year 2019. Awards found their heroes!

Moscow hosted the XI awarding ceremony of the National award “Sailor of the year”. It has long been the traditional and main social event of the sailing season in our countries. From 2017 the award is arranged by the magazine Yacht Russia, were awarded more than 120 people and organizations. The awards ceremony took place – and this is also the tradition in the Moscow state musical theatre of folklore “Russian song”. The ceremony was attended by over 1,000 guests, Read more

Normal heroes always go around!

November 26, 2019       Normal heroes always go around!       The record-breaking attempt by the famous French skipper Francis Jouillon and four members of his crew continues to set the IDEC SPORT max trimaran a world record at a distance from Port Louis on the island of Mauritius to Ho Chi Minh City in Vietnam (distance – 4 thousand nautical miles). As we already reported, IDEC SPORT should finish in Ho Chi Minh City 16-16 and a half days after the start. Read more

Normal heroes always go to bypass!

Continues record-breaking attempt of the famous French skipper Francis Guaiana and four members of his crew to install on the Maxi trimaran IDEC SPORT world record on the distance from Port-Louis in Mauritius to Ho Chi Minh city in Vietnam (the distance of 4 thousand nautical miles). As we reported, IDEC SPORT has to finish in Ho Chi Minh city 16 – 16-a-half days after launch. But it is – according to the plans. And how will actually, it’s not Read more