"Yachtsman of the year of St. Petersburg": laureates announced

December 24, 2019       "Yachtsman of the year of St. Petersburg": laureates announced       In the Northern capital, the awarding ceremony of the winners of the annual Sailing Service Merit Award “Yachtsman of the Year of St. Petersburg 2019” took place. The organizers of the award are the St. Petersburg Sailing Union and the Yacht Club of St. Petersburg. Winners of the Prize “Yachtsman of the Year St. Petersburg 2019” were determined in 11 nominations. In the nomination "Discovery of the Year" Read more

“Yachtsman of the year of St. Petersburg”: winners announced

In the Northern capital hosted a ceremony of awarding the winners of the annual award for achievements in the field of sailing “yachtsman of the year St. Petersburg 2019”. The award organisers Saint Petersburg yacht Union, Russia and the Yacht club of Saint-Petersburg. Winners of the award “yachtsman of the year St. Petersburg 2019” was determined in 11 nominations. In the nomination “Opening of year” has defeated Juliana Onogawa (class: Techno, Academy of sailing). Juliana this year finished second in Read more

Yachtsman of the Year 2019. Prizes have found their heroes!

November 29, 2019       Yachtsman of the Year 2019. Prizes have found their heroes!       The 11th Yachtsman of the Year National Award ceremony was held in Moscow. It has long become the traditional and main social event of the sailing season in our countries. Since 2017, the award has been held by Yacht Russia magazine, more than 120 people and organizations have become its laureates. The award ceremony took place – and this is also a tradition – at the Moscow Read more

Yachtsman of the year 2019. Awards found their heroes!

Moscow hosted the XI awarding ceremony of the National award “Sailor of the year”. It has long been the traditional and main social event of the sailing season in our countries. From 2017 the award is arranged by the magazine Yacht Russia, were awarded more than 120 people and organizations. The awards ceremony took place – and this is also the tradition in the Moscow state musical theatre of folklore “Russian song”. The ceremony was attended by over 1,000 guests, Read more

The best yachtsman on the planet is 15 years old!

October 30, 2019       The best yachtsman on the planet is 15 years old!       In the framework of the annual World Sailing conference, held in Bermuda, a solemn ceremony of presenting prizes to the best yachtsman and the best yachtsman in the world in 2019 took place. The 15-year-old Italian Marco Gradoni was recognized as the best yachtsman – and this is a real sensation. Never before has a prize established by World Sailing and Rolex been awarded to such a Read more

Scatti helps deaf yachtsman

Paul Thompson took the kitten to the Board at the age of 4 months. Well, they took — has set sail from the Marina, when from the cabin leaned out kinda red face. The first flight to New Zealand with clumsy kitten was difficult, but together they managed. And became avid sailors. The full name of Scatty: Strauss von Skattebo from Rebelous. Purebred Maine Coon, which became a real sea cat is still in the teenage cat age of Scotti Read more

Who will be the best yachtsman 2019 in the world?

International Federation sail – World Sailing – today published the shortlist of nominees for the title of Best yachtsman 2019 (Rolex World Sailor of the Year 2019). In the men’s half of the list were: Antoine Albo (France) – a famous master of Windsurfing and multiple world champion PWA World Tour in slalom; Matt Belcher and will Ryan (Australia) – world Champions. Europe and world Cup 2019 in the 470 class; Marco Gradoni (Italy) – world champion in 2018 and Read more

Who will be the best 2019 yachtsman in the world?

Today       Who will be the best 2019 yachtsman in the world?       The International Sail Federation – World Sailing – today published a shortlist of nominees for the title of Best Sailor of 2019 (Rolex World Sailor of the Year 2019). The male half of the list includes: Antoine Albot (France) – the famous master of windsurfing, multiple champion of the PWA World Tour in slalom; Matt Belcher and Will Ryan (Australia) are world champions. Europe and the World Cup 2019 Read more

British yachtsman missing for a week, making a three-day crossing of the English channel

Last week a failed party round the world regatta singles GGR-2018 Briton Robin Davey (Robin Davie) was seriously scared his family and all who know him. Coming January 5 from the French port of Les Sables d’olonne in his native Falmouth (UK), he not only passed the 300-mile route through the English channel planned for three days, as promised to his brother Rick, but a week does not go out. 9 January, the British coast guard had to send the Read more

The names of the winners of the award “yachtsman of the year of St. Petersburg”

This award is established annually by the St. Petersburg sailing Union (Federation of sailing of Saint-Petersburg) and “Yacht club of Saint-Petersburg”. The results of the year summed up in his speech Sergey p. Alekseev, President of Saint-Petersburg sailing Union, the Chairman of the Presidium of all-Russian sailing Federation. “This year has been full of nautical events. The season began with a descent replica of the first linear ship of the Baltic fleet “Poltava” in “the Yacht club of Saint-Petersburg”. Only Read more