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by eziogianni
Thu Aug 16, 2012 4:23 am
Forum: News from National Associations
Topic: Imperia: Ernesto Quaranta and Partnership Trophy
Replies: 0
Views: 5393

Imperia: Ernesto Quaranta and Partnership Trophy

Bando 111.jpg The Italian Dragon Class Association is inviting Dragon sailors to join in the Ernesto Quaranta and Partnership Trophy 23-25 November 2012 in Imperia, on the Ligurian Riviera, east of Sanremo. The Trophy is named after the father of Mario who is the Petticrows Italian dealer. The loca...
by eziogianni
Tue Jul 31, 2012 10:27 am
Forum: News from National Associations
Topic: Dragons in Trieste, 11-13 October 2012
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Views: 5503

Dragons in Trieste, 11-13 October 2012

Dear Dragon Sailor - are you planning to race in the Hans Detmar Wagner Cup this October on Lake Garda? Then, look at the attached PDF file. The weekend before the HDW Cup, the city of Trieste is inviting Dragon sailors to race and celebrate Sergio Sorrentino, a 1956 and 1964 Dragon Olympian. Trofeo...
by eziogianni
Mon Jun 04, 2012 8:09 am
Forum: News from National Associations
Topic: Coppa d'oro Eduardo Pepe for Classic Dragons
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Views: 5451

Coppa d'oro Eduardo Pepe for Classic Dragons

The Royal Yacht Club Canottieri Savoia is inviting classic Dragon owners to join the second edition of the Eduardo Pepe Gold Cup. When in Naples you will find a fantastic hospitality and terrific sailing grounds. We would be more than happy to welcome as many Dragon sailors as possible! Please find ...
by eziogianni
Tue May 29, 2012 5:34 am
Forum: News from National Associations
Topic: Coppa d'oro Eduardo Pepe for Classic Dragons
Replies: 0
Views: 5692

Coppa d'oro Eduardo Pepe for Classic Dragons

The Royal Yacht Club Canottieri Savoia is the organizing authority of the second Coppa d’oro Eduardo Pepe for Classic Dragons, 27 June – 1 July 2012 in the Gulf of Naples waters. Only wooden plank and carvel yachts of the Dragon class that were built before 1972 and having a valid certificate can pa...
by eziogianni
Fri May 11, 2012 5:13 pm
Forum: News from National Associations
Topic: Regate Internazionali di Napoli - an update
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Views: 5874

Regate Internazionali di Napoli - an update

120126_RIN_logo.jpg Preparations are well underway for the Regate Internazionali di Napoli, or International Dragon Regatta, open to all Dragons, classic and modern The regatta will take place 22-24 June 2012 and will give you an unsurpassed experience of truly Neapolitan hospitality at its best. T...
by eziogianni
Tue Apr 03, 2012 5:34 am
Forum: News from National Associations
Topic: A New Destination with a Strong Cultural Twist
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Views: 5993

A New Destination with a Strong Cultural Twist

mlittardi@gmail.com195-1 (1) (1).JPG With the Sanremo International Dragon Cup and Italian National Open Championship, 22-25 March, behind them, Italian Sailors are looking forward to, and preparing for, next events in their circuit, notably Alassio Dragon Week, 20-22 April, and then Viareggio, 19-...
by eziogianni
Thu Mar 22, 2012 10:03 pm
Forum: News from National Associations
Topic: The Ukrainian Dragons dominate in Sanremo
Replies: 0
Views: 5498

The Ukrainian Dragons dominate in Sanremo

Conditions were near perfect today in Sanremo. An easterly breeze of around 20 knots, sunshine and many eager fellow sailors. At the end of three hard fought races, three Ukrainian boats, UKR 9, 8, and 7 lead the fleet strong of 47 Dragons. First is Evgeny Braslavets, followed by Lars Hendricksen wi...
by eziogianni
Thu Mar 15, 2012 11:51 am
Forum: News from National Associations
Topic: Sanremo International Dragon Cup - an update
Replies: 0
Views: 5974

Sanremo International Dragon Cup - an update

Dear Fellow Dragon Sailors - the Sanremo Yacht Club has refurbished their web site making it smarter and easier to navigate it. Please visit the website at http://www.yachtclubsanremo.it/Default.aspx?lang=en&pageid=page1 . In addition, the Yacht Club has posted the programme for the International Dr...
by eziogianni
Tue Mar 13, 2012 11:50 am
Forum: News from National Associations
Topic: Alassio Dragon Week 2012
Replies: 0
Views: 5372

Alassio Dragon Week 2012

Dragons will soon be back in wonderful Alassio for the third Alassio Dragon Week, a regatta that is organized in collaboration with the Cannes Dragon International of Jean-Pierre Gailes. Steady breezes, good hospitality, and good wine make for a perfect racing. The Alassio regatta is a month after t...
by eziogianni
Fri Feb 10, 2012 11:01 am
Forum: News from National Associations
Topic: NoR - Italian Open National Championship
Replies: 0
Views: 5548

NoR - Italian Open National Championship

Dear Fellow Dragon Sailors - The Sanremo Yacht Club is waiting to welcome you with their usual warmth and hospitality for the 2012 Dragon Cup and Italian Open National Championship, a Grade 2 regatta, 22-25 March. Beppe Zaoli, the Club President and his staff, Anna RIta, the press officer, Umberto t...
by eziogianni
Fri Jan 27, 2012 5:45 pm
Forum: News from National Associations
Topic: Regate Internazionali di Napoli
Replies: 0
Views: 5884

Regate Internazionali di Napoli

120126_RIN_logo 3.jpg The International Regatta "Regate Internazionali di Napoli" will be held in Naples June 21-24, 2012. Dragon sailors can be reassured to find one of the best sailing venues, a very welcoming and congenial atmosphere, and a prestigious club house. Please find here a pdf file wit...
by eziogianni
Tue Oct 25, 2011 2:06 pm
Forum: News from National Associations
Topic: THE 2012 ITALIAN DRAGON SAILING CALENDAR
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Views: 7258

THE 2012 ITALIAN DRAGON SAILING CALENDAR

Dear Dragon sailors, We will be happy to welcome you in Italy when you think of racing your Dragon! We will provide you with high level racing and an unmatched hospitality and climate! The 2012 Italian calendar will start 22 March in Sanremo with the International Dragon Cup and Italian Open Champio...
by eziogianni
Fri Sep 16, 2011 1:37 pm
Forum: News from National Associations
Topic: Accommodation in Imperia for Partnership Trophy
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Views: 5635

Accommodation in Imperia for Partnership Trophy

Things are jazzing up in Imperia and preparations for the October 28-30 regatta are well underway. Here are some indications of possible hotels and apartments. We invite all fellow Dragon sailors to join for what will be a memorable time. For any other information, please contact Fulvio Parodi at fp...
by eziogianni
Wed Aug 31, 2011 8:51 pm
Forum: News from National Associations
Topic: An Italian on Lake Attersee – an account and an invitation
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Views: 5633

An Italian on Lake Attersee – an account and an invitation

We left the motorway and came up the hill. We had a long driving from Viareggio. We were three in the car with ITA 62, Fetch the Dragon , meekly following us on a tow, all packed and wrapped up for her 800 kilometres road journey. It was mid afternoon. We had left Italy early in the morning, but had...
by eziogianni
Sun Aug 21, 2011 4:33 pm
Forum: News from National Associations
Topic: First Partnership Trophy, 28-30 October 2011, Imperia, Italy
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Views: 5796

First Partnership Trophy, 28-30 October 2011, Imperia, Italy

The Porto Maurizio Yacht Club and the Italian Dragon Class Association invite you to the First Ernesto Quaranta Memorial and Partnership Trophy, 28-30 October 2011 in Imperia . Mild days and predictable breezes from the West wait for you. Fellow Dragon sailors will have plenty of time to socialize a...
by eziogianni
Sun Jul 03, 2011 4:25 pm
Forum: Reports
Topic: Eduardo Pepe Gold Cup for Classic Dragons in Naples
Replies: 0
Views: 3553

Eduardo Pepe Gold Cup for Classic Dragons in Naples

Tergeste , ITA-4, of Franco Peluso, with Franco Gallo at the helm, wins the last race of the Coppa d’oro Eduardo Pepe and, by arriving ahead of Bunker King , UKR-17, helmed by Igor Petukhov, goes to win the trophy. Buriana , ITA-22, with owner Susanna Guidi, the daughter of the Italian Dragon Class...
by eziogianni
Tue May 03, 2011 6:12 am
Forum: News from National Associations
Topic: Classic Dragons return to Naples, Italy
Replies: 0
Views: 5359

Classic Dragons return to Naples, Italy

The Dragon Class return to race in the Gulf of Naples 50 years after the 1960 Olympic Games. This note is to provide some useful information for owners of a Classic Dragon intending to participate. For further information please contact Ezio Gianni Murzi at eziogianni@gmail.com. The Royal Yacht Club...
by eziogianni
Thu Apr 21, 2011 7:44 am
Forum: News from National Associations
Topic: City of Viareggio Dragon Cup
Replies: 0
Views: 5272

City of Viareggio Dragon Cup

The Club Nautico Versilia and the Italian Dragon Class Association are inviting Dragon sailors and lovers of Tuscany to come and participate in the City of Viareggio Dragon Cup, 28-29 May 2011. The NoR is available at http://www.assodragone.it/NoR_CityofViareggioDragonCup2011.pdf . Please contact Ez...
by eziogianni
Sun Apr 10, 2011 4:44 pm
Forum: News from National Associations
Topic: Alassio Dragon Week
Replies: 2
Views: 7060

Alassio Dragon Week

A sunny, summery day blessed all the north of Italy as a high pressure system and early morning fogs did not allow for the midday wind to pick up. Thus, the Alassio Dragon Week ended with the last day with no wind. No wind no race! After five very tactical races, yesterday's results remained unchang...
by eziogianni
Sun Apr 10, 2011 5:22 am
Forum: News from National Associations
Topic: Alassio Dragon Week
Replies: 2
Views: 7060

Alassio Dragon Week - Second day of racing

Second day of racing at the Alassio Dragon Week. After five races, and one discard, Paolo Manzoni, helming his Tramontana ,ITA-54, shows a consistent sailing and keeps a narrow one-point lead from Beppe Duca, the current Italian Champion, who is second at 9 points helming his Cloud , ITA-56. Gerard ...
by eziogianni
Sat Apr 09, 2011 6:55 am
Forum: News from National Associations
Topic: Alassio Dragon Week
Replies: 2
Views: 7060

Alassio Dragon Week

Paolo Manzoni , ITA-54, the 3-times Italian Champion, took an early lead at the Alassio Dragon Week with two wins in the first two races. Beppe Duca , ITA-56, this year Italian Champion, follows with 5 points, and Gerard Blanc , FRA-342, last year winner is third with 8 points. 18 Dragons and 10 na...
by eziogianni
Wed Apr 06, 2011 3:55 pm
Forum: News from National Associations
Topic: Alassio Dragon Week and Italian Calendar
Replies: 0
Views: 6189

Alassio Dragon Week and Italian Calendar

Dragons are arriving at the Yacht Club the Circolo Nautico Al Mare di Alassio for this weekend Alassio Dragon Week, 8-10 April 2011. The regatta closes the Hiver the Dragons , the French Riviera Dragon winter series, organized by Cannes Dragon International, a series that touches Cannes, Juan les Pi...
by eziogianni
Mon Apr 04, 2011 1:24 pm
Forum: News from National Associations
Topic: Italian Dragon Association Annual General Meeting
Replies: 0
Views: 5718

Italian Dragon Association Annual General Meeting

The Italian Dragon Association, AssoDragone , had its annual general meeting last 24 March 2011. The meeting took place in the Sanremo Yacht Club, in one of its rooms kindly offered by the President, Mr. Beppe Zaoli , and organizer of the 2011 Italian Open Dragon Championship. From the outset, Viret...