11 July 2021

2021 420 FRECCIAROSSA WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS 2021

  _______________________________________________________________ No regattas for the last day of the 420 World Championship. The rankings confirm the victory of the American crews in the Open, Women’s, and U17 Open categories. Spain receives the Francis Mouvet trophy The World Championship of the 420 Class ended today in the waters of Arma di Taggia and was organized by the Yacht Club Sanremo with the support of the title sponsor Frecciarossa. Despite a day in which the wind was the great absence, satisfaction from the organizers and participants who returned home after 10 races (9 for the female category) and a crowded World Class which saw 422 athletes representing 20 nations. Nothing was done at sea today, with the Race Committee waiting until 3:30 pm in the hope of being able to give at least one race, but then sending the crews back to shore and thus confirming the yesterday’s rankings. These see […]
9 July 2021

2021 420 FRECCIAROSSA WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS 2021

Marina degli Aregai  2 – 10 luglio 2021 _______________________________________________________________ The penultimate day of the 420 World Championship sees three races with strong wind. The American domination continues in almost all categories Another magnificent windy day on the waters of Arma di Taggia: 211 crews were engaged in the penultimate day of racing of the 420 Frecciarossa World Championships. With 14 stable knots from the east, the race committee started the first races of the day on the two regatta fields located just under a mile from the coast; these were always well managed also thanks to the use of MarkSetBot robotic buoys, even with the strong wind conditions during today’s third and last regatta, when the wind reached 20 knots. Taking advantage of these conditions, the Sitzmann-Woodworth couple among the males who, today too, have taken home three first places – added to the three of yesterday, making a great […]
7 July 2021

2021 420 FRECCIAROSSA WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP: FIRST DAY OF RACING

First day of racing at the 420 Frecciarossa World Championships underway in Marina degli Aregai with the organization of the Yacht Club Sanremo; three great runs for all the fleets engaged on the two regatta fields. The east wind – around 10 knots – allowed the race committee to give the first starts at 10:30. During the morning the wind increased to 14 knots and then dropped slightly during the last regatta With today’s three races, the committee recovers one of the two races canceled yesterday due to lack of wind and is preparing to conclude the qualifying phases for the Men / Mixed fleets with three more races scheduled for tomorrow. In the ranking reserved for the Under 17s with 67 members, in the first position we find the Spaniards Jaime Ayarza with Mariano Hernandez (13-2-1 the partials of the day) followed by the Italians Venturino-Vulcanile (2-6-46) and the French […]
3 July 2021

2021 420 FRECCIAROSSA WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP

Marina degli Aregai 2 – 10 July 2021 The great international sailing is finally back with the waters of Marina degli Aregai and the headquarters of the Sanremo Yacht Club crowded by 422 young athletes who from today. July 2nd, until July 10th they will compete at sea for the conquest of the world title in the male – mixed, female categories. Male – mixed, female under 17 And sailing also starts from the youth categories in one of the most important events of the world youth sailing calendar. Sanremo and its Yacht Club, a few weeks after the conclusion of the Rolex Giraglia, return to be guests of a regatta that sees the participation of 211 crews representing 20 different nations. The 420 Class World Championship has always been a milestone in the path of young sailors who thus approach the Olympic classes – the 420 is the younger […]
14 May 2021

2021 420 WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP: IMPORTANT NEWS REGARDING INVITATION LETTER AND VISAS TO ENTER ITALY

“According to the most recent government ruling, for all events that appear on this list, registered participants – being the athletes, coaches, team leaders and official representatives of the country – will not be required to quarantine upon entry into Italy as long as that each person also has a negative Covid-19 PCR test performed no more than 3 days before the trip and an invitation letter from the organizing authority. If you need an invitation letter for this purpose, send a request to [email protected]  and it will be provided. The full names and passport numbers of each member of the delegation must be included. If you need a visa to enter Italy, download and follow the instructions in the attached document “How to get a visa”  below and send all information to [email protected]” HOW TO OBTAIN A VISA
5 May 2021

Catamarans arrive in Sanremo.

 The Sanremo Yacht Club is ready to host the M32 EUROPEAN SERIES 2021 on the weekend of 7/9 May for the second year. It is called M32 and is a latest generation racing catamaran that can exceed 30 knots of speed “flying” on the surface of the water. A completely different show from what we are used to and a great discovery for all our young sailors. Six boats from Sweden, Denmark, Monaco, Italy and Norway will participate: all professional sailors with Olympic medals on board and various world champions. The tests will take place from Friday 7 to Sunday 9 May with the first warning signal on Friday at 2.00 pm. Sunday 9, at the end of the regattas, the awards ceremony will take place at the Yacht Club Sanremo.
26 April 2021

MISS BEHAVIOR WINS THE “YACHT CLUB SANREMO DRAGON TROPHY”

The YACHT CLUB SANREMO DRAGON TROPHY is over, with eight participating nations and two beautiful tests completed on Saturday, with a wind from the south west, a classic ending in Sanremo, at 8/10 knots. Unfortunately on Sunday the absence of wind forced the Race Committee to leave the race course, bringing everyone ashore. Two beautiful regattas, therefore, and a final ranking that sees the Swedish Jan Secher SWE 345 MISS BEHAVIOR in first place, followed by the Russian Dmitry Samokhin with ROCHNROLLA, in third place DRAGON FLY with Beppe Zaoli, President of the Sanremo Yacht Club and new entry in the class of the Dragons. This beautiful event was made possible thanks to the collaboration with Portosole Sanremo and the precious support of the Municipality of Sanremo. The Dragons will return to Sanremo with a new and great appointment next October, the ITALIAN DRAGON GRAND PRIX AND EUROPEAN GP FINALS. […]
22 April 2021

Dragoni again at the Sanremo Yacht Club this week.

 After the success of the March regattas, the legendary Dragons return to the Yacht Club Sanremo. An unscheduled regatta decided and organized last month during the Paul & Shark Trophy which was joined with enthusiasm by racers from most of Europe. Eight nations present: Russia, England, Sweden, Estonia, Ukraine, Monaco, Switzerland and of course Italy, ready to challenge each other in the waters in front of the city of flowers by competing in the first regattas on Friday 23 April. A beautiful event of high importance with great champions, including at least five winners of World and European Championships, demonstrating the great level of seriousness and organization enjoyed by the Sanremo Club. On Sunday 25 April, at the end of the regattas, the award ceremony will take place at the Sanremo Yacht Club. To follow, in 15 days, the show of the M32 catamarans: the incredibly fast boats that return […]