• Valentin Zavadnikov

    The new Monaco Melges 20 Winter Series started last weekend in Monte Carlo

    by  • 29 October 2013 • Kirill Podolski, Melges 20 Winter Series, melges europe, Pierre Casiraghi, Valentin Zavadnikov, Various, Yacht Club de Monaco

    The 2013 "Anywayanyday Cup" came to the end yesterday Sunday 27th October in Monte Carlo after 3 days of competitive sailing. The event organized by the Yacht Club de Monaco has been the first one of the new Monaco Melges 20 Winter Series, that will take place in 4 more weekends from December 2013 to March 2014

    First victory for Synergy Russian Sailing Team

    by  • 6 October 2013 • Aegir Racing, Andy Horton, artemis racing, Brian Benjamin, Bronenosec Sailing Team, Cameron Appleton, Chris Bake, David Murphy, Ed Baird, Gennadi Timchenko, Iain Percy, Ian Williams, Inshore, ironbound, Jo Grindley, John Bassadone, Katusha, Kirill Podolsky, massimo barranco, Mathieu Richard, Multimedia, Nico Martinez, One Designs, Patrick de Barros, Paul Goodison, Peninsula Petroleum Sailing Team, Portugal, RC44, RUS-7 Sail Racing Team, russell coutts, Serguei Chevtsov, synergy russian sailing team, Team Aqua, Team Cascais–Aleph Racing, Team Italia, Team Nika, Tomislav Basic, Tommaso Chieffi, Torbjorn Tornqvist, Valentin Zavadnikov, Vasco Vascotto, vladimir liubomirov, Vladimir Prosikhin

    Racing went down to the wire in Portugal, the closest RC44 event for many seasons. Five boats were in contention for the top spot going into the final day of racing.read more

    Katusha edges ahead

    by  • 5 October 2013 • Aegir Racing, Andy Horton, artemis racing, Brian Benjamin, Bronenosec Sailing Team, Cameron Appleton, Chris Bake, David Murphy, Ed Baird, Gennadi Timchenko, Iain Percy, Ian Williams, Inshore, ironbound, Jo Grindley, John Bassadone, Katusha, Kirill Podolsky, massimo barranco, Mathieu Richard, Nico Martinez, One Designs, Patrick de Barros, Paul Goodison, Peninsula Petroleum Sailing Team, Portugal, RC44, RUS-7 Sail Racing Team, russell coutts, Serguei Chevtsov, synergy russian sailing team, Team Aqua, Team Cascais–Aleph Racing, Team Italia, Team Nika, Tomislav Basic, Tommaso Chieffi, Torbjorn Tornqvist, Valentin Zavadnikov, Vasco Vascotto, vladimir liubomirov, Vladimir Prosikhin

    The penultimate day of racing at the RC44 Cascais Cup in Portugal saw a new name at the top of the leaderboard.read more

    Peninsula Petroleum into the lead

    by  • 4 October 2013 • Aegir Racing, Andy Horton, artemis racing, Brian Benjamin, Bronenosec Sailing Team, Cameron Appleton, Chris Bake, David Murphy, Ed Baird, Gennadi Timchenko, Iain Percy, Ian Williams, Inshore, ironbound, John Bassadone, Katusha, Kirill Podolsky, massimo barranco, Mathieu Richard, Nico Martinez, One Designs, Patrick de Barros, Paul Goodison, Peninsula Petroleum Sailing Team, Portugal, RC44, RUS-7 Sail Racing Team, russell coutts, Serguei Chevtsov, synergy russian sailing team, Team Aqua, Team Cascais–Aleph Racing, Team Italia, Team Nika, Tomislav Basic, Tommaso Chieffi, Torbjorn Tornqvist, Valentin Zavadnikov, Vasco Vascotto, vladimir liubomirov, Vladimir Prosikhin

    With six races completed at the RC44 Cascais Cup it was all change on the leaderboard as Peninsula Petroleum claimed the top spot and Team Aqua dropped to fourth.read more

    Light breeze, big swell

    by  • 3 October 2013 • Aegir Racing, Andy Horton, artemis racing, Brian Benjamin, Bronenosec Sailing Team, Cameron Appleton, Chris Bake, David Murphy, Ed Baird, Gennadi Timchenko, Iain Percy, Ian Williams, Inshore, ironbound, Jo Grindley, John Bassadone, Katusha, Kirill Podolsky, massimo barranco, Mathieu Richard, Nico Martinez, One Designs, Patrick de Barros, Paul Goodison, Peninsula Petroleum Sailing Team, Portugal, RC44, RUS-7 Sail Racing Team, russell coutts, Serguei Chevtsov, synergy russian sailing team, Team Aqua, Team Cascais–Aleph Racing, Team Italia, Team Nika, Tomislav Basic, Tommaso Chieffi, Torbjorn Tornqvist, Valentin Zavadnikov, Vasco Vascotto, vladimir liubomirov, Vladimir Prosikhin

    A two metre swell and light breeze that never topped 8 knots, demanded maximum concentration from the owner drivers on the first day of fleet racing at the RC44 Cascais Cup.read more

    Team Aqua the class act

    by  • 2 October 2013 • Aegir Racing, Andy Horton, artemis racing, Brian Benjamin, Bronenosec Sailing Team, Cameron Appleton, Chris Bake, David Murphy, Ed Baird, Gennadi Timchenko, Iain Percy, Ian Williams, Inshore, ironbound, Jo Grindley, John Bassadone, Katusha, Kirill Podolsky, massimo barranco, Match Racing, Mathieu Richard, Nico Martinez, One Designs, Patrick de Barros, Paul Goodison, Peninsula Petroleum Sailing Team, Portugal, RC44, RUS-7 Sail Racing Team, russell coutts, Serguei Chevtsov, synergy russian sailing team, Team Aqua, Team Cascais–Aleph Racing, Team Italia, Team Nika, Tomislav Basic, Tommaso Chieffi, Torbjorn Tornqvist, Valentin Zavadnikov, Vasco Vascotto, vladimir liubomirov, Vladimir Prosikhin

    The penultimate round of the 2013 RC44 Championship Tour in Cascais, Portugal kicked off with a day of match racing.read more

    12 teams for Cascais

    by  • 2 October 2013 • Aegir Racing, Andy Horton, artemis racing, Brian Benjamin, Bronenosec Sailing Team, Cameron Appleton, Chris Bake, David Murphy, Ed Baird, Gennadi Timchenko, Iain Percy, Ian Williams, Inshore, ironbound, Jo Grindley, John Bassadone, Katusha, Kirill Podolsky, massimo barranco, Match Racing, Mathieu Richard, Nico Martinez, One Designs, Patrick de Barros, Paul Goodison, Peninsula Petroleum Sailing Team, Portugal, RC44, RUS-7 Sail Racing Team, russell coutts, Serguei Chevtsov, synergy russian sailing team, Team Aqua, Team Cascais–Aleph Racing, Team Italia, Team Nika, Tomislav Basic, Tommaso Chieffi, Torbjorn Tornqvist, Valentin Zavadnikov, Vasco Vascotto, vladimir liubomirov, Vladimir Prosikhin

    Hosting the RC44 class for the second consecutive year, Cascais in Portugal will be the penultimate event of the 2013 RC44 Championship Tour.read more

    Victory to Argo

    by  • 22 September 2013 • Alessandro Rombelli, andrea casale, Andrea Ferrari, andrea fornaro, Andrea Lacorte, andrea pozzi, Andrey Kirilyuk, argo, Atlantica 19, audi italia sailing team, Azimut by STIG, bombarda, Brad Butterworth, branko brcin, brontolo hh, Cameron Appleton, Celeritas, Chris Nicolson, chris rast, Daniele Cassinari, Deneen Demourkas, Diasuke Kimura, Edoardo Lupi, Edoardo Pavesio, Fabio Mazzoni, fantastica, filippo pacinotti, Fra Martina, francesco bruni, Gabriele Benussi, Giangiacomo Serena di Lapagio, groovederci, Hamish Pepper, Inga From Sweden 3, Inshore, Italy, Jason Carroll, Jesper Radich, Joy Dunigan, Kazuto Seki, Keisuke Suzuki, Lanfranco Cirillo, lorenzo bressani, luca simeone, Malcolm Gefter, Mamma Aiuto!, Manuel Weiller, margherita, mascalzone latino, Mauro Mocchegiani, Med Regattas, Melges 32, michele ivaldi, michele paoletti, Naofumi Kamei, nathan wilmot, Ngoni, One Designs, Opus One, Paul Goodison, Pavel Kunetsov, Pierluigi Fornelli, pietro sibello, Quetefeek, Richard Clarke, Richard Goransson, RIMYG, robertissima, Roberto Mazzucato, Roberto Tomasini Grinover, Spirit of Nerina, Sportsboats, Steve Hunt, Swing, Synergy GT, Tavatuy-Water Way, Tony Buckingham, Torpyone, Valentin Zavadnikov, Vasco Vascotto, Vincenzo Onorato, Vitamina, Wolfgang Stolz, Yasha Samurai, Yukihiro Ishida

    American Jason Carroll aboard Argo, with tactician Cameron Appleton and crew comprised of Anthony Kotoun, Chuck Norris, Peter Crawford, Westy Barlow, Eric Aakhus and Lindsey Bartel are theread more

    Bombarda noses ahead

    by  • 21 September 2013 • Alessandro Rombelli, andrea casale, Andrea Ferrari, andrea fornaro, Andrea Lacorte, andrea pozzi, Andrey Kirilyuk, argo, Atlantica 19, audi italia sailing team, Azimut by STIG, bombarda, Brad Butterworth, branko brcin, brontolo hh, Cameron Appleton, Celeritas, Chris Nicolson, chris rast, Daniele Cassinari, Deneen Demourkas, Diasuke Kimura, Edoardo Lupi, Edoardo Pavesio, Fabio Mazzoni, fantastica, filippo pacinotti, Fra Martina, francesco bruni, Gabriele Benussi, Giangiacomo Serena di Lapagio, groovederci, Hamish Pepper, Inga From Sweden 3, Inshore, Italy, Jason Carroll, Jesper Radich, Kazuto Seki, Keisuke Suzuki, Lanfranco Cirillo, lorenzo bressani, luca simeone, Malcolm Gefter, Mamma Aiuto!, Manuel Weiller, margherita, mascalzone latino, Mauro Mocchegiani, Melges 32, michele ivaldi, michele paoletti, Naofumi Kamei, nathan wilmot, Ngoni, One Designs, Opus One, Paul Goodison, Pavel Kunetsov, Pierluigi Fornelli, pietro sibello, Quetefeek, Richard Clarke, Richard Goransson, RIMYG, robertissima, Roberto Mazzucato, Roberto Tomasini Grinover, Spirit of Nerina, Sportsboats, Steve Hunt, Swing, Synergy GT, Tavatuy-Water Way, Tony Buckingham, Torpyone, Valentin Zavadnikov, Vasco Vascotto, Vincenzo Onorato, Vitamina, Wolfgang Stolz, Yasha Samurai, Yukihiro Ishida

    Saturday marked the penultimate day for teams competing at the 2013 Melges 32 World Championship.read more

    Argo ahead

    by  • 20 September 2013 • Alessandro Rombelli, andrea casale, Andrea Ferrari, andrea fornaro, Andrea Lacorte, andrea pozzi, Andrey Kirilyuk, argo, Atlantica 19, audi italia sailing team, Azimut by STIG, bombarda, Brad Butterworth, branko brcin, brontolo hh, Cameron Appleton, Celeritas, Chris Nicolson, chris rast, Daniele Cassinari, Deneen Demourkas, Diasuke Kimura, Edoardo Lupi, Edoardo Pavesio, Fabio Mazzoni, fantastica, filippo pacinotti, Fra Martina, francesco bruni, Gabriele Benussi, Giangiacomo Serena di Lapagio, groovederci, Hamish Pepper, Inga From Sweden 3, Inshore, Italy, Jason Carroll, Jesper Radich, Joy Dunigan, Kazuto Seki, Keisuke Suzuki, Lanfranco Cirillo, lorenzo bressani, luca simeone, Malcolm Gefter, Mamma Aiuto!, Manuel Weiller, margherita, mascalzone latino, Mauro Mocchegiani, Med Regattas, Melges 32, michele ivaldi, michele paoletti, Naofumi Kamei, nathan wilmot, Ngoni, One Designs, Opus One, Paul Goodison, Pavel Kunetsov, Pierluigi Fornelli, pietro sibello, Quetefeek, Richard Clarke, Richard Goransson, RIMYG, robertissima, Roberto Mazzucato, Roberto Tomasini Grinover, Spirit of Nerina, Sportsboats, Steve Hunt, Swing, Synergy GT, Tavatuy-Water Way, Tony Buckingham, Torpyone, Valentin Zavadnikov, Vasco Vascotto, Vincenzo Onorato, Vitamina, Wolfgang Stolz, Yasha Samurai, Yukihiro Ishida

    Light winds, relatively calm seas and bright Italian sunshine enabled PRO Hank Stuart, with impeccable Race Committee support provided by Yacht Club Costa Smeralda (to fire off three races on Fridaread more

    First points on the board

    by  • 19 September 2013 • Alessandro Rombelli, andrea casale, Andrea Ferrari, andrea fornaro, Andrea Lacorte, andrea pozzi, Andrey Kirilyuk, argo, Atlantica 19, audi italia sailing team, Azimut by STIG, bombarda, Brad Butterworth, branko brcin, brontolo hh, Cameron Appleton, Celeritas, Chris Nicolson, chris rast, Daniele Cassinari, Deneen Demourkas, Diasuke Kimura, Edoardo Lupi, Edoardo Pavesio, Fabio Mazzoni, fantastica, filippo pacinotti, Fra Martina, francesco bruni, Gabriele Benussi, Giangiacomo Serena di Lapagio, groovederci, Hamish Pepper, Inga From Sweden 3, Inshore, Italy, Jason Carroll, Jesper Radich, Joy Dunigan, Kazuto Seki, Keisuke Suzuki, Lanfranco Cirillo, lorenzo bressani, luca simeone, Malcolm Gefter, Mamma Aiuto!, Manuel Weiller, margherita, mascalzone latino, Mauro Mocchegiani, Melges 32, michele ivaldi, michele paoletti, Naofumi Kamei, nathan wilmot, Ngoni, One Designs, Opus One, Paul Goodison, Pavel Kunetsov, Pierluigi Fornelli, pietro sibello, Quetefeek, Richard Clarke, Richard Goransson, RIMYG, robertissima, Roberto Mazzucato, Roberto Tomasini Grinover, Spirit of Nerina, Sportsboats, Steve Hunt, Swing, Synergy GT, Tavatuy-Water Way, Tony Buckingham, Torpyone, Valentin Zavadnikov, Vasco Vascotto, Vincenzo Onorato, Vitamina, Wolfgang Stolz, Yasha Samurai, Yukihiro Ishida

    After only one race, the 2013 Melges 32 World Championship hosted by the Yacht Club Porto Rotondo (YCPR) in coordination with Yacht Club Costa Smeralda (YCCS), B.Plan Sports & Events (BPSE) andread more

    Mistral in Porto Rotundo

    by  • 17 September 2013 • Alessandro Rombelli, andrea casale, Andrea Ferrari, andrea fornaro, Andrea Lacorte, andrea pozzi, Andrey Kirilyuk, argo, Atlantica 19, audi italia sailing team, Azimut by STIG, bombarda, Brad Butterworth, branko brcin, brontolo hh, Cameron Appleton, Celeritas, Chris Nicolson, chris rast, Daniele Cassinari, Deneen Demourkas, Diasuke Kimura, Edoardo Lupi, Edoardo Pavesio, Fabio Mazzoni, fantastica, filippo pacinotti, Fra Martina, francesco bruni, Gabriele Benussi, Giangiacomo Serena di Lapagio, groovederci, Hamish Pepper, Inga From Sweden 3, Inshore, Italy, Jason Carroll, Jesper Radich, Joy Dunigan, Kazuto Seki, Keisuke Suzuki, Lanfranco Cirillo, lorenzo bressani, luca simeone, Malcolm Gefter, Mamma Aiuto!, Manuel Weiller, margherita, mascalzone latino, Mauro Mocchegiani, Med Regattas, Melges 32, michele ivaldi, michele paoletti, Naofumi Kamei, nathan wilmot, Ngoni, One Designs, Opus One, Paul Goodison, Pavel Kunetsov, Pierluigi Fornelli, pietro sibello, Quetefeek, Richard Clarke, Richard Goransson, RIMYG, robertissima, Roberto Mazzucato, Roberto Tomasini Grinover, Spirit of Nerina, Steve Hunt, Swing, Synergy GT, Tavatuy-Water Way, Tony Buckingham, Torpyone, Valentin Zavadnikov, Vasco Vascotto, Vincenzo Onorato, Vitamina, Wolfgang Stolz, Yasha Samurai, Yukihiro Ishida

    The opening day of the 2013 Melges 32 World Championship was sadly blighted with conditions much stronger than anticipated, the Mistral being winds clocked at almost 80 knots. read more

    Italians lead the charge

    by  • 19 January 2013 • Alex Jackson, andrea pozzi, bombarda, Catapult, Chris Nicolson, Deneen Demourkas, Ed Adams, fantastica, Flat Stanley, flavio favini, Gabriele Benussi, groovederci, Hamish Pepper, Inga From Sweden 3, Inshore, James Boyd, Joel ROnning, Joy Dunigan, Keisuke Suzuki, Kelvin Harrap, Lanfranco Cirillo, Leenabarca, Leonid Lebedev, lorenzo bressani, mascalzone latino, Melges 32, michele paoletti, One Designs, Paul Goodison, Richard Goransson, Robertissima 1, Roberto Tomasini Grinover, Seadon Wijsen, Swing, Synergy GT, Tommaso Chieffi, United States, US Regattas, Valentin Zavadnikov, Vincenzo Onorato

    Premiere Racing's 2013 Quantum Key West Race Week fires up on Monday. Among the fleets taking part in the USA's annual season opener are the Melges 32 which this year will feature 11 boats.read more