Monaco is windless, so Bradbury prevails…

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The final day of racing here in sunny Monaco started with the optimistic race committee sending all 5 fleets out to sea at 9.00am, knowing that the only chance of getting more races in was to be on the course ready in case the forecast was wrong and a sea breeze settled in……  Unfortunately, it did […]

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Bradbury strikes first in Monaco…

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After another postponed start, the 25 Dragons eventually began their first race at around 11.30am in less than 5 kts of breeze. If it was only a Dragon regatta the race officer may have considered hoisting the general recall flag as a fifth of the boats were OCS…  But, due to 4 other fleets needing to […]

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Waiting in Monaco…

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Hello again my friends, well I’m not one to say “I told you so” but, I did….  No wind today here in Monaco so no sailing on our first scheduled race day of a shortened 3 day regatta. With a 10am start time, I was amazed that so many sailors were surprised that the AP flag went up […]

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Stavros in Monaco…

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Good Morning fellow sailors, here I am in sunny Monaco looking out at the cool, blue Mediterranean Sea, listening to the terrible news of the happening’s in Cairo, thinking how grateful I am to be here……  However, many of us fortunate Dragon campainers were surprised to be informed yesterday on our arrival, that racing for us […]

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