Valeria Garashchenko: “It all started with the pope”

Yesterday       Valeria Garashchenko: “It all started with the pope”       We bring to your attention a great interview with Valeria Garashchenko, who, recall, became the owner of the title “Yachtsman of the Year” at the end of 2019, and not so long ago received the title of master of sports of international class. – It's no secret, Lera, that you are from a sports family … – Yes. Dad started kiting in 2000. He was at that moment one of the Read more

Valeria Garashchenko: “it All started with dad”

We offer to your attention a great interview with Valeria Garashchenko, which, we recall, began at the end of 2019, the winner of the title “Yachtswoman of the year” and recently received the title of master of sports of international class. – Not a secret, Lera, you’re from a sporting family… Yes. Dad started kiting in 2000. He was at the time one of the first in the Urals. And soon I was born. Since childhood watching my dad’s passion Read more

Started!

Today       Started!       In Melbourne, two starting races of the World Championship in the Laser Standard class took place. The best result among Russians was shown by Sergey Komissarov – 25 points (arrivals 17 – 9). Now Sergey is in 36th place. (Recall that the total number of participants was 124, and they were divided into three fleets). Maxim Nikolaev – in 38th place: 27 points, arrivals 21 – 6. Daniil Krutskikh – 87th: 57 points, arrivals 39 DPI – 18. Read more

The Siberian Cup has started!

December 6, 2019       The Siberian Cup has started!       The grand opening and the first racing day of the snowkiting and winter windsurfing competitions “Siberian Cup 2019” took place in Novosibirsk yesterday. This year more than 80 adults and more than 40 children will take part in the competitions! Moreover, registration is still open for participants in the marathon and amateur competitions among beginner kiteboarders, which will take place next weekend. Yesterday the weather pleased only with the sun and warm Read more

Started The “Cup Of Siberia”!

Yesterday in Novosibirsk solemn opening and the first day of racing competitions, snowkite and winter Windsurfing “Cup of Siberia 2019”. This year in competitions will participate more than 80 adults and over 40 children! Moreover, still open registration for participants of the marathon and Amateur competition among novice kiteboarders, which will be held next weekend. Yesterday the weather was great the sun and warm temperature. All day the wind was blowing edge, because the jury was able to spend only Read more

Started the championship of Oceania

In Auckland (New Zealand), where in early December the world championship in the classes 49er, 49erFX and Nacra 17, started the “warm up” regatta – championship of Oceania. Here’s what the results showed in the first race day of the Russian crews. 49er. The regatta takes part 81 crew. Held 3 races. …32. Jan Cech/ Ivan Zotov – 33 points. Parishes 10 – 8 – 15. 49erFX. 50 crews. Held 3 races. …37. Zoya Novikova/ Diana Sabirova – 51 points. Read more

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