of joining the Dragon class? We currently have 2
excellent 2003 boats at our workshop which would be ideal
for newcomers to the class. Both boats are to be fully serviced
and in great condition. One boat has the hull antifouled the
other does not. For more details contact firstname.lastname@example.org
or view the used
boats page >>>
Sails Offer WINTER DISCOUNT - 1st OCTOBER - 20th
DECEMBER 2013. To place your order please contact email@example.com
See more details >>>
note that this offer applies to the 2014 North Sails Models.
winter treatment for Dragons in Sweden Leif Carlssen
from Sweden just sent a picture of his new winter storage
facilities in the Stockholm area. Many of the Swedish fleet
head south for the Dragon regattas in France and Portugal,
but those who remain in Sweden will be tucked up warm and
dry in this great storage unit.
Winter 2013 discount list on Fritz dragon sails
10% off orders done before October 31st, 2013
8% off orders done before November 30st, 2013
6% of orders done before December 31st, 2013
Fritz sails can be ordered by contacting firstname.lastname@example.org
in the world is this?......Most Dragon sailors are
used to the view of shore from their favourite regatta venues.
But I wonder whether you can spot where this is......... Find
redesigned mast supports... We constantly review
our products and try to improve them, one thing that we felt
needed attention was our mast supports. We have listened to
sailors and created new masts supports which are much sturdier
and taller so they are a sensible height for working on your
out more >>>
BMW European Championship. Cascais Our congratulations
go to Jose Matoso, Frederico Melo, Gustavo Lima for their
victory in the BMW European Championship. It is especially
nice to see their victory at their home club as over the last
few years Jose has been instrumental in organizing the Dragon
calendar of events that have been so popular and successful
in Cascais. read
BEAR…. for sale or charter
One boat that is consistently achieving great results is “The
Bear” it seems that sailors who charter this boat seem
to get a great result. Bear is on her way back to the UK after
a winter in Cascais. This 2011 Dragon is available to charter
for the Worlds, Edinburgh Cup and Gold Cup. Alternatively
if you wish to own this boat with a great track record she
can be purchased fully equipped for £48,000.
Petticrows build International Racing One Design Yachts
for the World.
Petticrows company was established in 1896, some 200 meters
from the current purpose built factory. Burnham-on-Crouch,
traditional home of long established Royal Yacht Clubs, is
the second largest yachting centre in the South East of England.
For over 25 years Petticrows have built and developed International
Dragon class keelboats. To date over 700 Dragons have been
produced in the yard. Dragon production was originally masterminded
by double Olympic gold medallist Poul Richard Hoj-Jensen but
now is under the guidance of expert boat builder and former
Dragon world champion, Tim Tavinor
The Petticrows total performance concept means everything
is built-in-house. This ensures consistent quality and attention
to detail by our highly skilled and dedicated team.
It is the unique blend of craftsmanship, and cutting-edge
technology in design and construction, which has kept Petticrows
ahead in International competition this past Century.
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2013 Dragon World Champions
Congratulations to Klaus Diederichs, Andy Beadsworth and Jamie
Lea sailing a Petticrows Dragon.
2012 World Champions
Lawrie Smith (right), Ossie Stewart (left) and Tim Tavinor