The first day of the Russian Championship passed without racing

Today       The first day of the Russian Championship passed without racing       On August 28, the Russian Sailing Championship in international classes started at the Yacht Club of St. Petersburg. Competitions are held in six classes: "Laser 4.7", "420", "29th", "Techno", "RS: X" and "Nakra 15 – mixed". There are three distances on the regatta: “yellow” – for classes “420” and “Laser 4.7”, “green” – for classes “Nakra 15” and “29th”, and “red” – for classes sailing board “ Techno ”and“ Read more

The first day of the Championship of Russia took place without racing

August 28th at the Yacht club of Saint-Petersburg started the Championship of Russia on sailing in international classes. The competition is held in six classes: “Laser 4,7”, “420”, “29-y”, “Techno”, “RS:X” and “Nakra 15 – mixed”. The regatta three distances: “yellow” – classes “420” and “Laser 4.7”, “green” – for classes “To 15” and “29 minutes” and “red” – for classes, sailing Board “Techno” and “RS:X”. In the regatta attended 287 young athletes from 36 cities of Russia. The age Read more

Junior Match Racing World Cup Completed

August 18, 2019       Junior Match Racing World Cup Completed       The race committee still hoped that in the early morning, as it was the day before, there would be wind in the waters of the Verkh-Isetsky pond. Therefore, it was decided to change the racing program and start the race at seven in the morning. Unfortunately, the forecast was confirmed, and the wind did not exceed two knots, which was not enough for the races. Nevertheless, the international rules of match Read more

Somersault racing

Yesterday       Somersault racing       The fourth stage of the international SailGP series ended in Kaus (Isle of Wight) with the victory of the Australian team, which, among other things, set a record at the finish of the first race, having reached a speed of exactly 50 knots! The fourth stage of the international SailGP series ended in Kaus (Isle of Wight) with the victory of the Australian team, which, among other things, set a record at the finish of the first Read more

The first day of racing

175 crews taking part in the world championship in the 29er class, which started in Gdynia (Poland). On Monday took place the first race day of the tournament. Here are some of the places the sum of the three is held the Russian sailors: 42. Dmitry Lazdin/ Nikita Kanaplev – 36 points, parishes 15 – 8 – 13. …69. Victoria Lisanova/ Pauline Peresipkina – 54 points, parishes 18 – 16 – 20. …72. Ilya Chuprin/ Brovin Rodion – 57 points, Read more

Racing with an unpredictable result

Yesterday       Racing with an unpredictable result       The first day of the championship of Russia in the class "Dragon", which started on Thursday in St. Petersburg, turned out to be rich and spectacular. According to the website http://russiandragon.ru, a good fresh breeze established in the eastern part of the Gulf of Finland allowed the Race Committee to conduct three full-fledged races. Each of them went through its own, completely unpredictable scenario. The first start was better with RUS27 Anatoly Loginov’s success, Read more

Racing simulators

February 18, 2019       Racing simulators       Kirill Shunenkov became the winner of the first ever Virtual Skipper competition in the history of the Yacht Club of St. Petersburg For the first time in history, the St. Petersburg Yacht Club accepted a competition in cybersport – Academy athletes competed in the Virtual Skipper 3 sailing racing simulator. 47 athletes from the Optimist, 420, Laser groups and the Naval School registered for the virtual regatta. Competitions on such simulators allow yachtsmen of the Read more

Associated object: spinbot from Cigarette Racing Team and Mercedes-Benz

During the recent Miami International Boat Show — 2019 was shown speedboat Cigarette Racing 41’ AMG Carbon Edition. He created the Cigarette Racing Team, in partnership with Mercedes-AMG as a result of inspiration “four-door coupe” the Mercedes-AMG GT S. 63 It is obvious that the use of carbon fiber becomes a kind of trend, if we talk about the materials used in high-speed boats of the newest type of. 8X. This is a 12.5-metre racing boat, like a powerful road-going Read more

Racing simulators

Cyril Shanenkov won the first in the history of the Yacht club of Saint-Petersburg competitions in Virtual Skipper For the first time in the history of the Yacht club of Saint-Petersburg was attended competitions in eSports – Academy athletes competed in the sailing races simulator Virtual Skipper 3. Virtual regatta has registered 47 athletes from groups Optimist, 420, Laser, as well as from Marine school. Competition for such simulations allow to yachtsmen around the world to improve your tactical skills Read more

Yacht legends of racing NASCAR for sale

Custom 30,2 metre-long boat that had previously belonged to the cult pilot NASCAR Dale EarnhardtSr. (Dale Earnhardt Sr.), can be yours for $4.2 million Speech about Sunday Money Hatteras built. The driver did not enjoy access to it in the sea when the boat was already close to completion, he died in a crash at Daytona International Speedway. The tragedy occurred FEBRUARY 18, 2001 during the final lap of the race. It is known that the 76-time winner of stages Read more