Pedro Wins French "Open" Championship in Deauville.
19 Jun 2018, 06:25

Pedro Andrade, Christian Giannini & Charles Nankin win the "Linkers" French Nationals.

It was a close fought French National Championship sailed over 4 days (with one day lost through lack of wind) for the 32 competing.. Read more


Deauville Delights.
16 Jun 2018, 21:04

Winner of 2 races FRA 401 Gerry Trentesaux the 2017 French Champion is currently 2nd overall.

There has been a wonderful atmosphere here in Deauville ever since all 32 teams arrived on Wednesday 13th anticipating a very competitive 2018 French.. Read more

The IDA Video Corner

Worlds Fremantle January 2019
15 Jun 2018, 11:18
As excitement builds towards the Gold Cup in Helsinki, many sailors will also be planning for the Worlds next January.
One of the FAQs we get is IS FREMANTLE WINDY?

It has this reputation, and certainly can be windy but there are ways of managing it.

Perth is arguably one of the easiest places on the planet to predict the weather. These.. Read more

IDA continues to develop the Grade 1 circuit
06 Jun 2018, 12:46
In recent weeks and months there has been a lot of discussion among the sailors on the Grade 1 circuit about the future of Grade 1 events in Europe, and many ideas have been put forward.
The principles of decision making for the Grade 1 by the IDA are based on sound conservatism with regard to what works well, balanced with a desire to adopt new formats and venues that.. Read more

Dragon Gold Cup 2018, Helsinki, Finland, 20 - 28 July

European Championship in Balatonfured
03 Jun 2018, 22:35
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Anatoly Loginov is in the lead after 5 races in Balatonfüred
30 May 2018, 23:32
Anatoly Loginov (RUS 27) went into lead after 5 races at the European Championship in Balatonfüred, Hungary. Jens Rathsack (MON2) is second, Ivan Bradbury is third. Best Corinthian: Karl-Gustaf Löhr (SWE 389).
The forecast promised for Wednesday some light to medium Easterly winds. PRO Bojan Gale wanted to make sure that two races can be held, so he sent out the.. Read more

No races on Day 1 in Balatonfüred
29 May 2018, 00:00
There were no races on the first racing day in Balatonfüred at the Europeans. In the morning a North-Easterly of some 6 knots was waiting for the competitors. PRO Bojan Gale sent the fleet out at the scheduled time.
However the wind was dropping gradually, so instead of a warning signal AP was displayed. As the sun was shining and Balaton's water is warm enough,.. Read more