Author Archives: Stavros

Another Dutch Championship for Pieter Heerema.

NED 412 George Leonchuck, Pieter Heerema & Lars Hendriksen, win the Dutch Nationals, in Muiden. The final day of racing yesterday was started in a 7 to 12 kt breeze from around 240 degrees that moved to 260 on the … Continue reading

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Open Dutch National Championship, Muiden.

Dmitry Bondarenko GBR 408 leads in Race 1 of the Dutch Nationals. The Royal Netherlands Yacht Club, is a Dutch Yacht Club and Rowing Club based in Muiden. It has two marina’s in Muiden and Enkhuizen. The organisation was founded … Continue reading

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French Open National Championship…Port Camargue.

Fantastic final day in Port Camargue, 18 to 24 kts from the North with sunshine. 23 teams took to the water for the final 3 races to decide who would win the Sud Dragon “Open French Championship” in Port Camargue. … Continue reading

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Perfect Sailing in Port Camargue…

French Nationals in Port Camargue, where 23 teams are enjoying the fantastic conditions. This is the first time I have sailed in Port Camargue and I am well impressed. The huge sailing area is a short distance from the Marina, … Continue reading

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“Danish” Double…for Martin Palsson.

Danish National Champion’s… Martin Palsson, Thomas Wallenfeldt & Peter Lindh. (Top the Podium). Martin Palsson helming SWE 401 has followed up his recent Swedish National Title by winning the Danish Nationals this weekend, crewed by Thomas Wallenfeldt & Peter Lindh. … Continue reading

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Austrian National Title for Yvgeni Braslavets…

     43 Dragons line up in Austrian Nationals organised by the Union Yacht Club, Attersee. It was a record attendance for the Austrian Dragon Fleet as 43 teams from 5 Nations (Switzerland, Italy, Germany, Belgium and Austria) raced their … Continue reading

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Irish National Championship, Kinsale.

Ireland’s Martin Byrne (201) leads Neil Heggarty (176) on day 1 of Irish Nationals, Kinsale. The 2019 edition of the Irish Championship was held over 4 days in the picturesque venue of next years Gold Cup, Kinsale. In a bid … Continue reading

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Estonia Open Dragon Championships, Tallin.

10 boats competed in Tallin for the Estonia Open Championships June 21-23. 8 races were completed in the Gulf of Tallin with a variety of light and very strong winds. In the end it was the Russian Team sailing GBR … Continue reading

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Fun for All in Delightful Deauville….

Some of the Dragons being towed out as the Gates “Open” in sunny Deauville June 19-22. 16 Dragons made their way to Deauville and enjoyed 4 days of racing in sunny conditions with light to medium winds on the clear … Continue reading

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75th Jubilee for Poul-Richard (The “Man)!

             Poul-Richard Hoj-Jensen will celebrate his 75th Birthday today (Sunday June 2nd) in style after winning both Douarnenez and La Baule already this year !  Yes, The “Man” maybe 75 yrs young, but he is still living life to the … Continue reading

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