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NOR: Finnish Open Dragon Championship 9-11 September, 2016, Helsinki

NOTICE OF RACE

1. ORGANISING AUTHORITY

The Finnish Open Dragon Championship is organised by Helsingforssegelklubb ry (HSK), Vattuniemenpuistotie 1, FIN 00210 Helsinki and Suomen Louhipurjehtijat ry (Finnish Dragon Association)

2. RULES

The Finnish Open is governed by the current RRS, the International Dragon Class Rules, the Sailing Instructions (SI) and amendments.

3. ADVERTISING

Advertising is as permitted under ISAF Regulation 20.4.1. Boats may be required to carry

advertising chosen and supplied by the Organizing Authority.

4. ELIGIBILITY AND ENTRY

4.1 Only International Dragon Class boats holding valid Measurement Certificates shall compete.

4.2 Helmsmen shall be up to date members of their National Dragon Association.

4.3 A maximum of 30 entries will be accepted.

4.4 Entry fee of €250 shall be received before 1st September,2016, to Suomen Louhipurjehtijat ry a/c FI22 2401 1800 0076 75. Add boat number and helmsman name.

5. REGISTRATION AND MEASUREMENT

5.1 All boats shall register at HSK before 8 September,2016, 18h00 Finnish Summer Time.

Entrants shall provide the valid boat’s Measurement Certificate and Insurance Certificate to Registration.

5.2 Crews shall be weighted at HSK Race Office before registration.

6. SCHEDULE

6.1 Six races are scheduled.

6.2 Friday 9 September, 2016 at 10 am HSK organize a towing to the race area if no wind,

1st race at 14h00, no more than two races. Race harbor is at Jollas. Snack and beer.

6.3 Saturday 10, first race at 11 am, two or more races. Sauna, snack and beer after races,

crayfish dinner in the evening.

6.4 Sunday 11, first race not before noon, will be fixed at dinner. Price giving at HSK Club House 19h00.

7. COURSES

The courses will be of windward/leeward type. The racing areas will be defined in the SI.

8. SAILING INSTRUCTIONS

The SI will be available from HSK Race Office from Thursday 8, 2016 18h00 onwards.

9. PROTEST

HSK  National Jury will be appointed.

10. TROPHY

The Title of Finnish Champion shall be awarded to the winning helmsman who shall

have temporary possession of the Trophy.Other prizes may be awarded.

11. SCORING

Three races are required to be completed.

As four or more races are completed, worst score is excludes.

12. SUPPORT BOATS

Shall be registered at the HSK Race Office before Thursday 8 September, 2016 18h00.

A fee of €50 is charged for hoisting to sea.

13. DISCLAIMER OF LIABILITY

Competitors participate in the regatta entirely at their own risk. See Rule 4, Decision to Race.

The Organising Authority will not accept any liability for material damage or personal injury or

death sustained in conjunction with or prior to, during, or after the regatta.

The Owner certifies that the craning gear used for lifting the boat complies with The European Standards.

14. INSURANCE

Each racing boat shall present at registration a valid minimum €1,5 mill third party insurance.

For further information, please contact Teuvo Hyvönen at teuvolenavigateur@gmail.com or

mobile +358405264225

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Congratulations FIN-63, Team Von Koskull, the winners of Cannes Dragon Grand Prix. Grade 1.

Congratulations Peter Von Koskull, Niko Ruokosuo, Iimin Tcheng and Caspar Von Koskull for the magnificent 1st place in Cannes Grand Prix Grade 1. 24-27 of January 2016. See the final results below.

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Racing Calender Finland 2016

1. Ranking 1. HSS Spring Cup, HSS, 28-29.5

2. Ranking 2. Helsinki Regatta, HSRM, 2-3.7

3. Ranking 3. EVLI Hanko Regatta, ESS/HUS/HSF, 8-10.7, Ranking 3

4. Ranking 4. Champagne Regatta, HSS, 6-7.8,

5. Viaporin Cup, SuPS, 13.8 (wooden boats only)

6. Ranking 5. ProSailor Classic Regatta, BS, 27-28.8

7. Crayfish-Regatta & Finnish Dragon Class Championship, Jollas, HSK, 9-11.9

8. Season End Regatta, HSK 1-2.10

… and EUROPEAN OPEN 10-14.7 + CHAMPIONSHIPS IN ST.PETERSBURG 15-22.7 http://dragoneuro2016.ru/notice-of-race/

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R A P U – R E G A T T A 2 1 – 2 2. 8 B I G F A M I L Y G A T H E R I N G O F T H E Y E A R

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DRAGON RACING CALENDAR IN FINLAND 2015

1. HSS Spring Cup, HSS, 23-24.5,

2. Ranking 1 Helsinki Regatta, HSRM, 27-28.6, Ranking 2

3. EVLI Hanko Regatta, ESS/HUS/HSF, 3-5.7, Ranking 3

4. Nordic & Finnish Championship 7-9.7

5. Champagne Regatta, HSS, 8-9.8, Ranking 4

6. Viaporin Cup, SuPS, 15.8

7. “Crayfish-Regatta”, Jollas, HSK, 21-22.8, Ranking 5

8. Musto Classic Regatta, BS, 29-30.8, Ranking 6

 

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AUDI OPEN DRAGON NORDIC CHAMPIONSHIPS AUDI OPEN DRAGON FINNISH CHAMPIONSHIPS 6th – 9th July, 2015 Hangö Segelförening, HSF Hanko, Finland and invitation for Hangö Regattan (prior to the open Nordic event) 3-5th of July 2015

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AUDI Dragon NC 2015 _ final (2)

AUDI Dragon NoR 2015 Find your way App 1 (1)

 

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Coupe des Pyramides des Dragons, du 03 au 06 avril 1915

Avis de course Coupe des Pyramides VD

 

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Royal Regatta published

Dear Dragoniste,

Documents Royal Regatta (September 23 to 26) have been published! It lacks the registration form.

Yacht Cannes and all its members await you with impatience. You will find attached the document.

http://www.regatesroyales.com/default.aspx?PageId=5

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Ladies and gentlemen,
Welcome to Marstrands Segelsällskap (MaSS) who will organize the Nordic Championship for Dragon class in Sweden – Marstrand..

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Below you can read an article about the history of the Dragon

http://www.intdragon.net/idablog/wp-content/uploads/2016/04/Classic-Boat-Magazine-from-1988..pdf

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Meanwhile in Cascais…. <3

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Hello,
We have put out the Notice of Race for the Finnish Championship.
I hope it will reach out to as many as possible since it will be a graded..

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Terve kaikki! Etsin s/y Pintaan D-74 käytettyä mastoa. Looking for a used but well functioning mast for my Dragon s/y Pinta. Ville Paija

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