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by Webmaster
Thu Feb 02, 2012 10:11 pm
Forum: IDA News
Topic: Dragon One Design Magazine 2012
Replies: 0
Views: 3650

Dragon One Design Magazine 2012

Dragon One Design Magazines 2012 have now been sent to the National Secretaries for distribution to their members. The magazines can also be read online in pdf on the IDA website, please allow time for downloading. IDA Newsletters, Yearbooks and Magazines 2003-2012 are available for you to read and ...
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Wed Feb 01, 2012 7:00 pm
Forum: Classic Dragons
Topic: Classic Dragons in Palma de Mallorca
Replies: 0
Views: 5755

Classic Dragons in Palma de Mallorca

An update by Romke Loopik. The way it all started was really a re-start as there used to be a lot of Dragons here but, due to the very high ferry prices and Cala Nova Marina problems, modern racing Dragons stayed away and went to Cascais in Portugal for training. What was left here in Palma were a f...
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Mon Jan 30, 2012 11:56 am
Forum: News from National Associations
Topic: News from Hungary
Replies: 2
Views: 4686

News from Hungary

Dragon Fleet Championship in Hungary, June 1-3 2012, See you early June in Balatonfüred ! Those of you who participated in the 2010 Dragon Europeans in Balatonkenese might wonder why we chose another place for our traditional early June regatta. Those, however, who have ever been to Balatonfüred, t...
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Sat Jan 28, 2012 10:00 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: The Audi Dragon Cup Grand Prix 2012
Replies: 0
Views: 3570

The Audi Dragon Cup Grand Prix 2012

The Audi Dragon Cup Grand Prix Regattas 2012 in Sweden will be the following : Pelle Gedda Cup, Audi Dragon Cup Grand Prix 1 June, 2-3 Saltsjöbaden, near Stockholm Marstrand Cup, Audi Dragon Cup Grand Prix 2 June, 16-17 Marstrand, near Gothenburg Open Swedish Championship, Audi Dragon Cup Grand Prix...
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Wed Jan 25, 2012 9:27 pm
Forum: IDA News
Topic: IDA Regulations 2012
Replies: 1
Views: 3765

IDA Regulations 2012

The IDA Regulations 2012 including the Championship Rules are available for you to read and print at IDA Rules and Regulations. Part 1 - Organising a Regatta Part 2 - Regatta Race Management Part 3 - Championship Rules, Notice of Race, Sailing Instructions, Entry Forms, Measurement Forms, etc Part 4...
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Tue Jan 24, 2012 8:35 pm
Forum: IDA News
Topic: Race Management at IDA Championship Regattas
Replies: 0
Views: 4294

Race Management at IDA Championship Regattas

During the last few seasons and particularly at the Owner's meeting at the Gold Cup in Ostende, it has become apparent there is some criticism of the Race Management of a number of IDA Championships. The IDA Officers had become aware of this and invited a representative group of interested sailors t...
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Wed Jan 18, 2012 10:03 pm
Forum: IDA News
Topic: IDA AGM
Replies: 1
Views: 4270

IDA AGM

The IDA Annual General Meeting 2011 took place in London on 26th November at the Royal Thames Yacht Club. The AGM Minutes are available in pdf on the IDA website at http://www.intdragon.org/pdf/ida_agm_minutes_2011.pdf The Technical Report to the 2011 AGM is at http://www.intdragon.org/pdf/ida_techn...
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Sun Jan 15, 2012 8:11 pm
Forum: Reports
Topic: News from the Royal Yacht Club of Tasmania
Replies: 6
Views: 8191

News from the Royal Yacht Club of Tasmania

Nick Rogers winds up a winning week with Martin Graney Memorial. Hobart yachtsman Nick Rogers yesterday wound up a winning week in the International Dragon class by taking out the Martin Graney Memorial match racing trophy on the Derwent, following his decisive victory in the Prince Philip Cup. Fou...
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Fri Jan 13, 2012 1:32 pm
Forum: Reports
Topic: News from the Royal Yacht Club of Tasmania
Replies: 6
Views: 8191

News from the Royal Yacht Club of Tasmania

Two seconds win seals Prince Philip Cup for Nick Rogers. Nick Rogers had already won the Prince Philip Cup after six races in his Dragon class yacht, Karabos IX, but he went out to prove a point by sailing in the seventh and final race on the River Derwent today, and notched up an extraordinary fif...
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Wed Jan 11, 2012 5:26 pm
Forum: Reports
Topic: News from the Royal Yacht Club of Tasmania
Replies: 6
Views: 8191

News from the Royal Yacht Club of Tasmania

Wet, windy and wobbly day for Dragons on the Derwent. The rain came in blinding squalls and with it strong, gusty and chilly winds from widely varying points of the compass, but champion International Dragon skipper Nick Rogers was always in command to win race five of the Prince Philip Cup on Hoba...
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Tue Jan 10, 2012 6:48 pm
Forum: Reports
Topic: News from the Royal Yacht Club of Tasmania
Replies: 6
Views: 8191

News from the Royal Yacht Club of Tasmania

Day two, Steven Shield throws down challenge in Prince Philip Cup. Hobart yachtsman Steven Shield today emerged as a serious contender for the Prince Philip Cup Australasian championship in the International Dragon class, 30 years after he won the prestigious trophy. DSC_1110.JPG Shield, sailing th...
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Sun Jan 08, 2012 1:47 pm
Forum: Reports
Topic: News from the Royal Yacht Club of Tasmania
Replies: 6
Views: 8191

News from the Royal Yacht Club of Tasmania

Nick Rogers leads all the way in Prince Philip Cup opening race. Tasmanian yachtsman Nick Rogers, helming Karabos IX, today emphatically set his sights on breaking his own record for winning the most Prince Philip Cup Australasian championships for the International Dragon class. Rogers led all the...
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Sun Jan 08, 2012 1:22 pm
Forum: Reports
Topic: News from the Royal Yacht Club of Tasmania
Replies: 6
Views: 8191

News from the Royal Yacht Club of Tasmania

British Dragon skipper shows his skills in lead-up to Prince Philip Cup. British International Dragon class yachtsman Robert Campbell today showed his ability to quickly adjust to a different boat and a different sailing venue, winning both final lead-up races to tomorrow’s start of the prestigious...
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Fri Jan 06, 2012 8:41 pm
Forum: Reports
Topic: News from the Royal Yacht Club of Tasmania
Replies: 6
Views: 8191

News from the Royal Yacht Club of Tasmania

Prince Philip Cup regatta – day 1, 5 January 2012. Local champion sets pace in International Dragon class regatta. Tasmanian Nick Rogers todday set the pace for next week’s prestigious Prince Philip Cup Australasian championship for the classic International Dragon class with two straight, albeit c...
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Fri Dec 16, 2011 6:24 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: Danish Nationals 18-20 May 2012
Replies: 0
Views: 3395

Danish Nationals 18-20 May 2012

Announcement regarding the Danish Nationals 2012. The dates are set for the Danish Nationals 18-20 of May in the notorious Hellerup Sejlklub. Special offer for early birds : The Danish Dragon association will sponsor the first 40 foreign entries with 150 Euro and free beer during the event. This of...
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Sat Dec 10, 2011 10:15 am
Forum: Events
Topic: Vintage Yachting Games 2012
Replies: 2
Views: 7363

Vintage Yachting Games 2012

Dear Dragon friends, As I mentioned in my previous mail the entry for the VYG is opened. This event, apart from the ambition of being the replacement for your Olympic event, is also a showcase for the participating classes. Make sure your class will be an eye catcher during the Vintage by entering a...
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Wed Dec 07, 2011 9:46 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: Brewin Dolphin Irish Grand Slam 2012
Replies: 0
Views: 3382

Brewin Dolphin Irish Grand Slam 2012

2012 is the "Year of the Dragon" in Ireland ! Ireland is hosting two of the most prestigious events on the Dragon calendar : The Gold Cup - at Kinsale Yacht Club, Kinsale and The Edinburgh Cup - at Royal North of Ireland Yacht Club, Cultra. The Irish Grand Slam 2012, sponsored by Brewin Dolphin, wi...
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Wed Oct 19, 2011 3:14 pm
Forum: IDA News
Topic: IDA AGM
Replies: 1
Views: 4270

IDA AGM

Due to a combination of industrial disputes in Greece over the next few days and the consequent uncertainty that this will cause over the coming weekend the decision has been made, reluctantly, to cancel the meeting in Athens. It will now take place in London on 26th November at the Royal Thames Yac...
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Fri Sep 23, 2011 8:46 am
Forum: Reports
Topic: Régates Royales - Trophée Panerai 2011
Replies: 1
Views: 4131

Régates Royales - Trophée Panerai 2011

Italy’s Giuseppe Duca wins in the Dragon class. Wind was not on the Dragon crews’ side this Friday for the last and decisive rendez-vous. A light and flimsly air, not enough to have the boats moving, forced the Committee to calli it a day and send the 58 strong fleet back ashore. The final ranking ...
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Mon Sep 19, 2011 4:37 pm
Forum: Reports
Topic: Régates Royales - Trophée Panerai 2011
Replies: 1
Views: 4131

Régates Royales - Trophée Panerai 2011

When the Mistral is blowing. The North-westerly wind blowing strong on the Côte d’Azur, the Race Committee was forced to abandon racing for the Dragons and keep the fleet ashore, in the beautiful and spectator packed Cannes old port. Rendez-vous is then for tomorrow for both the Dragons and the fas...
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Tue Sep 13, 2011 7:23 pm
Forum: Reports
Topic: Report from Hankø Race Week
Replies: 0
Views: 3099

Report from Hankø Race Week

Hankø Race Week One Design Series 2011. Hankø Race Week is conducted on the waters ouside the Hankø island and took place June 29- July 3, 2011. The One Design Series is open to all boats of the Yngling, Formula 18,11m OD, Melges 24, 5.5mR, Express, H-Boat, Dragon and IOD classes complying with clas...
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Tue Sep 13, 2011 10:42 am
Forum: Events
Topic: Cascais Dragon Winter Series 2011/2012
Replies: 0
Views: 3343

Cascais Dragon Winter Series 2011/2012

The dates and NoR for the Cascais Dragon Winter Series 2011/2012 : Cascais Dragon Winter Series 2011/2012 - 1st series - 28 to 30 October 2011 Cascais Dragon Winter Series 2011/2012 - 2nd series - 18 to 20 November 2011 Cascais Dragon Winter Series 2011/2012 - 3rd Series - 9 to 11 December 2011 Cas...
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Fri Sep 09, 2011 7:34 pm
Forum: Major Championships
Topic: Derbigum Dragon Gold Cup 2011
Replies: 5
Views: 8550

Derbigum Dragon Gold Cup 2011

Markus Wieser (UKR 7) wins Gold Cup. After two thrilling races on the last day, the final curtain over this year’s Gold Cup fell. Only four races could have been sailed, because of the wind and wave conditions. Bunker Queen (UKR 7), steered by Markus Wieser brings the Gold Cup home. Aimee (GBR 720)...
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Wed Sep 07, 2011 6:54 pm
Forum: Reports
Topic: The 2011 Irish South Coast Dragon Championships
Replies: 0
Views: 2886

The 2011 Irish South Coast Dragon Championships

The 2011 Dragon South Coast regatta took place at Glandore Harbour last weekend Friday September 2nd to Sunday September 4th, five races were scheduled to be sailed two Friday afternoon two Saturday with the final race scheduled for Sunday morning Racing on Friday outside the harbor got off on time ...
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Thu Sep 01, 2011 6:08 am
Forum: News from National Associations
Topic: News from Austria
Replies: 1
Views: 4166

News from Austria

Report from the Austrian Nationals 25-28 August 2011 on Attersee. At the last weekend of August 2011 the Austrian Championship of the Dragon Class took place in the Union-Yacht-Club Attersee. This year's dragon nationals for the participants is the last major event in front of the venue of the Euro...
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Tue Aug 30, 2011 11:45 am
Forum: IDA News
Topic: Scam from Rob Campbell to be ignored
Replies: 0
Views: 3933

Scam from Rob Campbell to be ignored

An email below has been widely circulated from Madrid claiming to come from Rob Campbell, our Chairman, asking for money.. Please note that this is a scam and should be ignored. From: Rob Campbell [mailto:rob.campbell688@gmail.com] Sent: 29 August 2011 10:44 To: undisclosed recipients: Subject: Emer...
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Thu Aug 11, 2011 5:59 pm
Forum: Major Championships
Topic: Derbigum Dragon Gold Cup 2011
Replies: 5
Views: 8550

Derbigum Dragon Gold Cup 2011

Turbo of tide, Belgian Dragon Nationals. To try & win the Belgian Nationals last year I first had to turn up with a good boat and crew. My choice of Peter Bowring (Ireland) and Nol Tas (Holland) could not have been better as they were both experienced Dragon Sailors and both understand tide... Inde...
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Tue Aug 09, 2011 5:45 pm
Forum: Reports
Topic: Russian Open Championships 3-7 August 2011 in St Petersburg
Replies: 0
Views: 3401

Russian Open Championships 3-7 August 2011 in St Petersburg

Press Release of August 7 : The Final Day of Racing, Russian to English translation by Google Translate. From early morning on the bay established an excellent racing weather - the wind at 12-15 knots with clear skies and little excitement. On the eve of the competition organizers have tried to eval...
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Sun Jul 24, 2011 11:34 am
Forum: Major Championships
Topic: Derbigum Dragon Gold Cup 2011
Replies: 5
Views: 8550

Derbigum Dragon Gold Cup 2011

Beware of the bees - Winner Wild Card Derbigum Dragon Gold Cup 2011. Hans, Bert and Lien De Bie (bee in Dutch) are the winners of the Belgian Dragon Class rookie competition. The option of the Belgian Class organization was to attract young sailors for the Dragon and to offer them a free ticket for...
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Sun Jul 24, 2011 11:18 am
Forum: Classic Dragons
Topic: Cowes Classics Week 25-29 July 2011
Replies: 1
Views: 3707

Cowes Classics Week 25-29 July 2011

News Update from the Royal London Yacht Club We are delighted to announce that we have received a record entry so far for this regatta with more entries expected which should result in well over ninety boats racing during the week Entries are open to all metre and classic keelboats up to the 25 Jul...
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Sun Jul 24, 2011 11:08 am
Forum: Events
Topic: Vintage Yachting Games 2012
Replies: 2
Views: 7363

Vintage Yachting Games 2012

From July 7-15 2012 the Dragon Class, together with eight other former Olympic Classes, will celebrate her Olympic past during the 2nd edition of the Vintage Yachting Games at Lake Como (ITA). In this Olympic type event the competitors will represent their National Class Organisation (country). Each...
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Tue Jul 05, 2011 6:43 pm
Forum: Major Championships
Topic: Dragon European Championship 2011
Replies: 9
Views: 10059

Dragon European Championship 2011

Press release 05.07.2011. First daily win for Germany. In the 2nd Race for the European Championship the German skipper Jan Seekamp and his crew on GER 1025 gained the first place. GER 1025 - Jan Seekamp_16757_www,segel-bilder.de.jpeg After an exciting struggle the former Olympic champion Evgeny Br...
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Tue Jul 05, 2011 7:18 am
Forum: Major Championships
Topic: Dragon European Championship 2011
Replies: 9
Views: 10059

Dragon European Championship 2011

Press release 04.07.2011. Superb sailing conditions at the European Championship - First victory goes to Sweden. The first race of the Europeans got away after three general recalls. Two of those recalls were under the black flag so 18 boats were sent home. SWE 341_15213_www,segel-bilder.de.jpeg Th...
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Tue Jul 05, 2011 7:16 am
Forum: Major Championships
Topic: Dragon European Championship 2011
Replies: 9
Views: 10059

Dragon European Championship 2011

Press release 03.07.2011. Dragon European Championship has been opened - BMW Champions Race und CHILDHOOD Race, the two sailing highlights at the beginning of the Championship. Thomas Mueller is the winner of the BMW Champions Race, which was the starting event of the European Championship. The cur...
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Sun Jul 03, 2011 5:41 pm
Forum: News from National Associations
Topic: News from France
Replies: 0
Views: 3573

News from France

Yves Theze has just celebrated his 90th birthday and has been sailing Dragons, and only Dragons, for 64 years, competing recently at the Dragon Derby in La Baule. Born in Morlaix. Brittany,in 1921, he first tried his sea legs aged 10 with his uncle on a 5.20metre centreboard dinghy. After the second...
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Fri Jul 01, 2011 12:21 pm
Forum: Reports
Topic: Audi Dragon Cup 2011
Replies: 0
Views: 2618

Audi Dragon Cup 2011

Audi extends its role as Principal Partner for the Audi Dragon Cup 2011. Audi has decided to continue as Principal Partner for the Audi Dragon Cup and also increase its engagement in comparison with 2010. In addition, Whyshore Yachting & Marketing will act as project managers for the cup for 2011. ...
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Thu Jun 30, 2011 11:17 am
Forum: Major Championships
Topic: Dragon European Championship 2011
Replies: 9
Views: 10059

Dragon European Championship 2011

Dragon European Championship will start with two sailing highlights : BMW Champions Race und CHILDHOOD Race. The Dragon European Championship, taking place at Weisse Wiek in Boltenhagen from July 3rd to July 8th will commence with the BMW Champions race on Sunday. Competitors of this race are Europ...
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Mon Jun 27, 2011 8:12 pm
Forum: Major Championships
Topic: Derbigum Dragon Gold Cup 2011
Replies: 5
Views: 8550

Derbigum Dragon Gold Cup 2011

Hotel Bookings Dragon Gold Cup. Toerisme Oostende vzw offers you a free booking service and will co-ordinate all the bookings for the Dragon Gold Cup and Belgian Open Championship. The team of Toerisme Oostende vzw has excelent contacts and can offer hotel reservations at very competitive rates. Al...
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Fri Jun 24, 2011 4:56 pm
Forum: Major Championships
Topic: Derbigum Dragon Gold Cup 2011
Replies: 5
Views: 8550

Derbigum Dragon Gold Cup 2011

Ostend welcomes every Dragon sailor personally. Hilde Veulemans, first alderman of the city of Ostend and responsible for tourism is happy to welcome the Dragon teams in september. "The Derbigum Dragon Gold Cup is the nautical top event that closes the summer program of the city by the sea. This se...
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Fri Jun 24, 2011 4:49 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Petticrows News
Replies: 4
Views: 12404

Petticrows News

This year seems to have flown away since the Worlds in Melbourne and already Midsummer celebrations are taking place in Europe !! Here in England we have had a very mixed period of weather, from the coldest December for 100 years to long periods of warm weather and sun!! But now of course it's Wimbl...