Two Russians – in the top ten

August 19, 2019       Two Russians – in the top ten According to the press service of the VFPS, in Mikhmoret (Israel), the continental championship in the Techno 293 class started, in which 168 athletes take part. Russia at the regatta is represented by Yana Reznikova, Ekaterina Kovaleva, Nikita Nezhentsev and Dmitry Nesterenko. After two competitive days of the European Championship, Ekaterina Kovaleva is the best among our athletes – she is the eighth among the youngest girls. In the last Read more

Two Russians in the top ten

As the press service of the WFTU, in Michmoret (Israel) started the championship in the class Techno 293, which is attended by 168 athletes. Russia at the present regatta Jan Reznikov, Ekaterina Kovaleva, Nikita Nezhentsev and Dmitry Nesterenko. After two days competition of the European championship the best position from our athletes is Ekaterina Kovaleva – it eighth among Junior girls. In the last three races (a total of six), Catherine finished in the top three, finishing one second and Read more

Italians or Russians?

Yesterday       Italians or Russians?       The fourth stage of the European Division Melges 20 World League is in Riva del Garda (Italy). Five races were held – two on Friday, three today. According to their results ahead Italian Siderval (skipper – Marco Giannini). The team is well known – in the previous, third stage, Siderval became the second (after our Russian Bogatyrs). But it is surprising, with what advantage the Italians are now in the lead on Lake Garda. They have Read more

The Italians or the Russians?

In Riva del Garda (Italy) is the fourth stage of the European Melges 20 division of the World League. Held five races – two on Friday, three today. According to their results ahead of the Italian Siderval (skipper Marco Giannini). The team is known – so, in the previous, third stage, Siderval became the second (after our Russian Bogatyrs). But wonder what advantage the Italians now, on lake Garda, in the lead. They have 16 points, while another Italian team Read more

Russians came to the rescue

June 19, 2019       Russians came to the rescue       Seventy-five-year-old adventurer from the German Lübeck Burghard Piske flipped over in the western Pacific Ocean in his self-made Polynesian pro Ana-Varu – it was too late to poison the sheet. © Pieske Piske went from Guam to the atoll of Lamotrek with two local residents who followed the path of traditional migration of Polynesians as part of their Rapa Nui event. Under the conditions of an extremely strong storm, he spent many Read more

The Russians came to help

Seventy-five-year adventure in Lubeck, Germany, Burghard the Squeak turned over in the Western Pacific ocean on his makeshift Polynesian Proa Ana-Varu — too late to ease the mainsheet. © Pieske The squeak was coming from GUAM to the Atoll Lamotrek with two locals who followed the traditional path of migration of the Polynesians in the framework of its activities “Rapa Nui”. In an extremely violent storm he spent the night in a row many hours at the helm. In the Read more

We cheer for the Russians!

January 5, 2019       We cheer for the Russians!       In Fremantle (Australia) on Friday started the world championship in the class "Dragon". After two days of competition and three races, the current champion is leading – the Turkish flag team Provezza Dragon with skipper Andy Beadsworth (8 points, parishes 2 – 5 – 1). The regatta is attended by 34 crews, including two Russian. Annapurna Anatoly Loginov is now in 4th place (13 points, parishes 4–4–5), Rocknrolla Dmitry Samokhin is on Read more

“Russians are coming!” Or yachts as a threat to Estonian independence

March 23, 2019       “Russians are coming!” Or yachts as a threat to Estonian independence On March 12 of this year, the Estonian Foreign Intelligence Department issued its regular review of threats to international security, in which 61 of the 67 pages of the Russian report are at once 61. What does it mean there, and why do we devote space and time to this issue? An entire chapter of the report, for example, is devoted to the “practice of using Read more

We cheer for the Russians!

May 8, 2019       We cheer for the Russians!       The grand opening of the 2019 European Championship in Class 470 took place yesterday in San Remo (Italy). The first races are tomorrow, May 9th. Medal races are scheduled for the 14th. The regatta was announced by 115 teams – men, women and, especially, mixed (a number of national federations have already started preparing for the Olympics-2024; mixed crews in San Remo will compete with men). Representatives of 29 countries come to Read more

“The Russians are coming!” or yacht as a threat to Estonian independence

The twelfth of March this year, the Department of foreign intelligence of Estonia has released its regular review of the threats to international security, which of the 67 pages of the report devoted to Russia from 61. What is it, and why we devote the time and place this issue? A whole Chapter of the report, for example, dedicated to “the practice of using the civil courts in the interests of safety”, which in the example visited in the summer Read more