Ocean Race – Route Determined!

Yesterday       Ocean Race – Route Determined!       Ocean Race organizers have finally announced the exact route. The race starts in October 2021 in Alicante, passes through 8 cities and finishes in 2022 in Italy, and more specifically in Genoa. Complete Ocean Race 2021-22 Route: Alicante, Spain – Start Cape Verde Cape Town, South Africa Shenzhen china Auckland, New Zealand Itajai, Brazil Newport, USA Aarhus, Denmark The Hague, Netherlands Genoa, Italy – Grand Final For the first time in the history of Read more

The first race – on Monday!

Today       The first race – on Monday!       On March 13, in the Arenal resort, located in the southwestern part of the island of Mallorca near Palma, the 470 world championship starts. The first race of the regatta will be held on Monday, March 16. In the lists declared 71 are male (including ours, Pavel Sozykin and Denis Gribanov) and mixed crew, as well as 33 are female (among them Alisa Kirilyuk and Angelika Chernyakhovskaya – however, the regatta’s website states Read more

A step away from the medal race

Today       A step away from the medal race       Stephanie Elfutina failed to break into the RS: X World Championship medal race, which ends in Sorrento (Australia). But she was very close to that. According to the results of 12 races held, Elfutina scored 115 points (with two emissions) – and took 11th place in the table. It’s terribly insulting, because the representative of Hong Kong, Hei Man Chan, who is in the cherished 10th place, has 114 points. Only one Read more

One race per day

Today       One race per day       Today, at the World Championship in the Laser Radial class, which continues in Melbourne, both women and men again managed to hold one race (despite the fact that they wanted to hold three). Of the five Russian racers, the most successful on Monday was Yekaterina Zyuzina – she finished fifth in her fleet. And now, in the sum of two races, it takes 23rd place (29 points, arrivals 24-5). The achievements of other Russians are Read more

The memorial race has begun!

Today       The memorial race has begun!       According to the website http://www.russiansails2020.ru, a 200-mile regatta dedicated to the 200th anniversary of the discovery of Antarctica and the 75th anniversary of the Victory in the Great Patriotic War was launched. For the first time, Rosrybolovstvo sailboats met in the southern latitudes of the Atlantic and implemented a world-wide project. © www.russiansails2020.ru In the South Atlantic Ocean, Sedov, Kruzenshtern and Pallada met. The crews and cadets of each ship are configured only to Read more

The only race of the day was won by Samokhin

November 14, 2019       The only race of the day was won by Samokhin       On the third day of the IV stage of the European Cup in the Dragon class, which takes place in Puerto Portals in Mallorca, one race was held. I won it, as you already know, Dmitry Samokhin at RUS76 Roknrolla. © Elena Razina By the sum of three days and five races held (with one surge), the Samokhin team (Casper Kharsberg and Andrey Kirilyuk) takes second place Read more

HUGO BOSS has stopped the race

November 3, 2019       HUGO BOSS has stopped the race       The page of the famous British yachtsman Alex Thomson on Facebook posted a message stating that today at 9.37 London time (12.37 Moscow time), the HUGO BOSS yacht, which at that moment was sailing at a speed of 25 knots, came across an unidentified object. The blow was strong. Immediately after the incident, Thomson and the second skipper Neil MacDonald stopped the yacht and examined the damage caused to the vessel. Read more

Coffee race started

October 27, 2019       Coffee race started       This afternoon in Le Havre (France), the 14th Transat Jacques Vabre, which is often called the Coffee Race, was launched. Participants will have to cover 4350 nautical miles to Salvador, the capital of the Brazilian state of Bahia. Double-handed race, that is, on each boat – two people. Three classes of ships set off: class 40 (27 boats), Multi50 (3) and IMOCA60 (29). As we have already said, this time special attention is focused Read more