Started Maxi-trimarans!

Today at 11 a.m. Paris time (13.00 Moscow time) in Brest was the start of race four Maxi-trimaran class Ultim – Brest Atlantiques. Distance – 14 thousand nautical miles. As you know, the original launch was scheduled for Sunday, but was prevented by a violent storm in the Bay of Biscay. The race was postponed for two days, and today, the rivals went. To be more precise – rushed from the start, driven by a North – North-westerly wind, with 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

Started Coffee rush

Today in Le Havre (France) was the start of the 14th Transat Jacques Vabre, which is often called the Coffee race. Participants have to overcome 4350 nautical miles from Salvador, the capital of the Brazilian state of Bahia. Race double-handed, i.e., on each boat – for two people. Way off the court three classes – class 40 (27 boats), Multi50 (3) and IMOCA60 (29). As we mentioned, special attention this time confined to the third, the mass of them. Among Read more

Started “the Silver Cup 2019”

On the Gulf of Finland today launched a drawing of the “Silver Cup 2019” in class “Dragon”. As reported http://russiandragon.ru traditionally it takes the yacht port “Hercules”. Race registered teams from St. Petersburg, Moscow, Vladivostok and Jurmala, including the winner of the last draw command Annapurna (RUS 27) Aleksey Murashkina on the steering wheel. The judges gave the start of the first race right on schedule, at exactly 12:00. On the course established South wind speed 12-13 knots, with gusts Read more

“Battleship” started in the world championship class TP52 in Mallorca

August 26, 2019       “Battleship” started in the world championship class TP52 in Mallorca       On August 25, in Puerto Portals in Mallorca, the test competitions of the World Championship in the TP52 class started, which is part of the 52SuperSeries series as the fourth, last but one stage of the season. According to the results of two races held, the team of the Yacht Club of St. Petersburg “Battleship” is the seventh. Compared to last year’s championship, the current fleet has Read more

The second round robin started

Yesterday       The second round robin started       According to the results of two racing days of the world championship in a match flight in Yekaterinburg, the Australian crew is ahead of everyone. He is haunted by teams from Denmark, New Zealand and Poland. The first round robin was held: each team spent 11 races, meeting in turn with all rivals. “The day was long and productive, the juniors showed their fighting qualities brighter than on the first day,” says Flavio Naveiro, Read more

Started the second round Robin

Ahead of all at the end of two days of racing of the world championship match held Australian flight crew. He was haunted by teams from Denmark, New Zealand and Poland. The first round Robin: each team played 11 races, meeting in turn with all the competitors. The day was long and productive, juniors showed their fighting qualities brighter than on the first day – says Flavio Naveira, the main umpire of the championship of the world among juniors. Our Read more

It all started in 1898

Yesterday       It all started in 1898       A few hours remain until the start of the XXIII St. Petersburg Sailing Week (SPPN) and the Russian Championship in the national cruising-racing class of yachts “L-6”. SPPN is one of the oldest regattas in Russia, dating back to 1898. Last Tuesday, a meeting of the Credentials Committee was held, according to the results of which 33 crews of yachts from St. Petersburg and other regions of Russia announced for participation in the races. Read more

Rolex Fastnet Race Started

August 3, 2019       Rolex Fastnet Race Started       In the city of Caus (British Isle of Wight), this afternoon, the start of the yacht participating in the famous 608-mile Rolex Fastnet Race. To be exact, there were six starts. The first went to the distance giant multi-body, after 15 minutes came the turn of the classes IMOCA 60 (there are more ships than ever before – 29 at once!) And Class40, and then the rest – the total yachts this year Read more