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26 January 2024


This weekend saw the conclusion of “Winter in Regatta”, the third of the four stages that make up the 40th West Liguria Winter Championship, and the third edition of the Gorilla Gang Cup Trophy, supported by Andrea Statori with his precious collaboration. It was not possible to race on Saturday due to gusts of wind up to 40 knots which forced the Committee to cancel the race. On Sunday a nice west wind at 8 knots allowed the day’s test to take place with a windward-leeward course. Absolute winner in the Overall of the “Winter in Regatta” and the “Gorilla Gang Cup”, winning both Trophies, is SUSPIRIA THE REVENGE, by Antonio Venneri, beating in its ORC 1 class GORILLA GANG XL, by Andrea Statari, and MISS K CHECKMATE, by Marco Babando.  In ORC 2 BIG BANG, by Arturo Mazzanti, asserts itself, followed by AURORA, by Paolo Bonomo and Roberto Bruno, […]
22 December 2023

The second leg of the Dragon Winter Series has ended.

 The second leg of the Dragon Winter Series took place from Friday 15th to Sunday 17th December with the usual high-level international participation. Sun and spring temperatures made the crews coming from Northern Europe happy. The wind, however, was a bit absent, still allowing three races to take place with light winds from the western quadrant. The final ranking sees TRANSBUNKER excel again, with Yevgeny Braslavets at the helm, tied with second place DRAGONDINE – ONKAHYE ASD of Marco Gerbaudo, but with the best result in the last race. Third were the Germans from JAM, fourth were the Danes from Lady in Red. They will all meet again in mid-January, precisely on the weekend of 12/14 January, for the third stage of this beautiful Championship. After five consecutive weeks of events, the Sanremo Yacht Club takes almost a month’s break before returning with numerous and important events
17 December 2023


The 39th International Mediterranean Meeting, organized by the Sanremo Yacht Club, has ended, with almost one hundred boats, with small athletes between 9 and 14 years old who animated the port of Sanremo, coming from four different nations. Four races were held by the older ones, with a difference applied, and three races for the younger ones, all held on Saturday 9 December: the adverse conditions on Friday and the lack of wind on Sunday did not allow the regattas to take place. Perfect conditions on Saturday with a west wind that blew from 6 to 15 knots allowing all the day’s races to take place. In the Junior general classification, the French Jett Marshall and Luca Deprez, of the Club Nautique de Nice, dominate, with the first two places, followed by the two athletes of the Yacht Club Sanremo, Elia Federico and Ian Scialli, who won third and fourth […]
11 December 2023


From Friday 8th to Sunday 10th December the waters of the City of Flowers will be invaded by Optimist Class boats, with the registration of Swiss, French, Monegasque and, of course, Italian crews. The great event which has always had young people as its highly anticipated protagonists will also this year see around 100 participants divided into the two categories Cadets (born from 2013 to 2014) and Juniors (born from 2008 to 2012) who will compete for victory in their respective rankings. A further prize will be represented by the Dino Minaglia Trophy which, named in memory of a great member of the Sanremo Yacht Club who always worked for youth activities, will be awarded to the best Club among the Juniors, based on a ranking drawn up on the final results of the best three crews per partnership. After completing the registration formalities, the first starting signal is scheduled […]
30 November 2023

Beautiful races for the “DRAGON WINTER SERIES”

 First three days of regattas for the Dragon Winter Series organized by the Yacht Club with the patronage of the City of Sanremo. Event created in 2021 by the Sanremo Yacht Club, which with a great deal of dissemination work managed to have as many as 16 Dragoons from six European nations challenge themselves in the wonderful waters of the Gulf of Sanremo this weekend. On Friday the wind took a long time and the Committee had to send everyone home with nothing accomplished. Saturday and Sunday were perfect conditions with adequate sun and wind: – on Saturday three splendid regattas with a wind of 15 knots and three bullets by ITA 79 with Yeugeny Braslavez supported by the Zaoli brothers, in second place UAE 17 by Anatoly Loginov. – Sunday, wind from the west that fluctuated by up to 30 degrees therefore maximum difficulty for the race committee in […]
23 November 2023


On the weekend of 18 and 19 November, numerous and high-level boats entered the second stage of the West Liguria winter championship, the AUTUMN REGATTA. Despite the little wind of 5 knots from a south-southwest direction, albeit shortened, two races were held on Saturday and Sunday. In the ORC Class clear dominance of the Melges 32 Big Bang, owned by Arturo Mazzanti, which had no opponents in the light airs, ahead in the general classification of Sarchiapone Fuoriserie which with two third places placed in second place ahead of the Swan 42 Suspiria the Revenge, with in tactics the Olympic medal of the Ukrainian Yevgen Braslavets. The three boats are confirmed in the same position also in the IRC ranking. In the Cruise Regatta class, the glorious Gulliver, Show 34 with the entire Orlando family on board, wins. Second place was Giuba, by Giovanni Gerosa, and third place was Melissa […]
23 November 2023


Record number of participants and nations for this regatta organized by the Sanremo Yacht Club: as many as 100 registered representatives of 6 nations to compete for victory. Great turnout given by the participation of many crews in the Rio de Janeiro World Championship whose boats will leave on Monday from Vado Ligure, therefore this regatta represents the last event in Italian waters. There are two fleets, that of the 420 Women’s Championship, an Italian title coveted by almost thirty crews, and the November Race dedicated to mixed and male crews. Numerous aspirants to victory in the two categories, with regattas scheduled from Friday 3 November to Sunday 5 November and difficult weather conditions where wind and waves that will reach three meters in height are expected. The excellent regatta committee chaired by Mario Lupinelli from Gaeta, a regular visitor to our waters, together with the Organizing Committee of the […]