North Sails: News Details


Dragon Gold Cup

Judith Wilkinson

2,3,5,6,7,8,11*,12,13,14,16,18,19,20 for North!

The Dragon Gold Cup in Kinsale finished with a dramatic final race on Friday which left the final standings with Tommy Mueller, Vicent Hoesch and Michael Lipp claiming the title with 52 points leaving Lawrie Smith, Tim Tavinor and Joost Houweling in second just one point behind with 53 points. Russia’s Dimitry Samokhin, crewed by Andrey Kirilyuk and Aleksey Bushuev finished third on 62 points, fourth place went to Portugal’s Jose Matoso sailing with Gustavo Lima and Stephen Hellriegel and in fifth was Klaus Diederichs with Andy Beadsworth and Jamie Lea.

North Sails powered boats took the majority of the top 20 positions 2,3,5,6,7,8,11*,12,13,14,16,18,19,20 and 79% of the entire fleet used North Sails!

For full results please see the event website.

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