King Louis has sadly passed away…..

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Louis wins yet “another” race in FRA 365 “Ar Youleg II”, with Gwen & Sebastian. In 2006 Louis Urvois (left) passed the Gold Cup responsibilities to German Gil March for 2007. It is with sadness in all our hearts that we have lost Mr Louis Urvois, who passed away on March 29th surrounded by his much […]

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Gordon Celebrates 90 years of Life…

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The “Amazing” Gordon Ingate is 90 years “young” today 29th March, in Sydney Australia. The Officers of the IDA along with Dragon Sailors all over the World wish to send their heartfelt congratulations across the Oceans to Gordon Ingate who celebrates his 90th Birthday today on the 29th March down at the Royal Sydney Yacht Squadron, Australia. IDA Chairman […]

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The “Bakker’s” Win on the Aalsmeer….

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Dominic, Jan (helm) & Olivier Bakker win in Aalsmere, presented by Philip de Koning. With 24 Dragons registered for the first Aalsmeer Grand Prix Regatta, Philip de Koning (Secretary of the Class in Holland) welcomed 5 Belgium, 2 German, 1 Estonian and 16 Dutch Teams to this Easter weekend event. Despite very windy condition, with gusts up […]

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UAE 7 “Bunker Queen” Wins in San Remo…

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Marcus Wieser helmed his new PCT Dragon to near “perfection” to win Italian Championships. With the wind changing back to the east, as it was on day 1 of the Italian National Championships, UAE 7 helmed by Marcus Wieser, crewed by Sergey Pugachev & Diego Negri took the title in style by winning the final […]

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Marcus is Simply the “Best”…..

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Marcus Wieser UAE 7 “Bunker Queen” wins both races yesterday with Sergey Pugachev & Deigo Negri. It was business as usual for Marcus Wieser as he won both races on the 3rd day of the Italian National Championships in San Remo. With the course much further out from the land, it gave the option to […]

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Marcus out in Front in San Remo…

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33 Dragons are racing in San Remo at the Italian National Championships 17-20 March. Marcus Wieser helming UAE 7 “Bunker Queen” is leading the fleet by 9 points after 3 races here in San Remo. After recording a 3rd place on day one, Marcus and his crew of Sergey Pugachev and Diego Negri sailed brilliantly yesterday […]

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The “Chips” are Down in San Remo!

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Winner Yevgeni Braslavets,  2nd placed Marcus Brennecke & 3rd place Marcus Wieser. The first race of the 2016 Italian National Championships was sponsored by the Casino San Remo, who donated 2000e, 1000e & 500e worth of chips respectively for 1st, 2nd & 3rd place…   Current World Champion Yevgeni Braslavets holding his winning “stash” :-) The wind […]

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Another Title for Jose’ in Cascais…

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POR 66 “Drago”,  Jose’ Matoso, Gustavo Lima & Nate Campbell win the 5th Winter Series. It was a super final day in Portugal for the 15 International teams competing in the 5th Cascais Winter Series, with a steady 10kt breeze from 300 degrees. The first race was won by GER 1140 “Smaug” helmed by Nicola Friesen who […]

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Jose’ Take’s Control in Cascais…..

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POR 66 “Drago” Jose’ Matoso, Gustavo Lima & Nate Campbell hold a 3 point lead overall. Three more races in Cascais yesterday, with three different winners, but it is former European Champion Jose’ Matoso who holds the advantage after five races sailed. The first race of the day (race 3 of series) was sailed in […]

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5th Winter Series in Cascais…..

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Start of race 1 yesterday in Cascais, 15 boats sailing in 15kts of breeze from the North. Sunshine and a brisk Northerly wind oscillating down from the mountains of Estoril greeted the 15 boat fleet for the opening day of the Cascais 5th Winter Series…. Exciting upwind and downwind sailing at this fantastic venue, ESP 71 […]

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