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Russian Dragon Open 2014 comes back to St.Petersburg!

This year Russian Dragon Open Championship will take place in St.Petersburg in August, from 19 till 24. As in previous years, the venue of yachting port Hercules will welcome the Dragon fleet for challenging racing and exciting social programme onshore.

GAZPROM Russian Dragon Open 2012

From August 14th to August 19th 2012 the Saint-Petersburg based Yacht Club «Hercules» hosted the GAZPROM Russian Dragon Open. All of the Russia’s best Dragon sailors took part in the competition, as well as foreign sportsmen from as different countries as Hungary, Germany, Denmark, Italy, Lithuania, Ukraine and Sweden.

Leonid Altuhov wins the Switzerland Championship

The 21st of May was the last day of the 2nd grade International Swiss Championship regatta, which took place at the lake Constance. Leonid Altuhov emerged victorious after winning 2 of the 5 races held. The Russian fleet was also represented by Vassily Senatorov’s (RUS34) and Victor Fogelson’s (RUS35) crews, 10th and 14th places respectively. Overall 38 crews from 6 countries took part in the championship.

The season has started!

On Saturday, May 19th in the “PIRogovo” yacht-club the 2012 sailing season was officially opened.Unfortunately that day saw almost no wind and occasional showers. After the grand opening sailors gathered to watch the two children’s and youth’s races held. “Dragon” class races, however, were not held that day.

Dragon Classics Thun 2012

As already communicated to the national Dragon fleets in December 2011 the Second international Dragon Classics Thun 2012 will take place between August 13 (Monday) to 17 (Friday) 2012. The Thunersee Yacht-Club in Thun and the Swiss Dragon Association are proud to host you and to organize this event for classic wooden dragons.

Next Regattas:

  • 4th Stavros Dragon Match Race (by invitation only)
    3-5 Mar, Cascais, Portugal
  • H.M. King Juan Carlos I Trophy
    6-9 Mar, Cascais, Portugal
  • Phyloong Series
    15 Mar-12 Apr, Hong Kong
  • Italian Open Championship
    20-22 Mar, San Remo, Italy
  • European Championship
    25-29 Mar, San Remo, Italy
  • Tasmanian State Championship
    30 Mar Sandy Bay, Australia
  • RVYC Spring Series
    04-05 Apr, Vancouver, Canada
  • Grand Prix of Aalsmeer
    05-06 Apr, Aalsmeer, Netherlands
  • Coupe des Pyramides
    11-13 Apr, La Grande Motte, France
  • Drachentraining
    12-13 Apr, Thun, Switzerland
  • Osterregatta
    18-19 Apr, Thun, Switzerland
  • Easter Regatta
    18-21 Apr, Burnham, UK
  • Grand Prix of Aalsmeer
    19-21 Apr, Aalsmeer, Netherlands

Fixtures 2012

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