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Cannes Dragon Grand Prix 2014

Joost Houweling


The first grade 1 Dragon Grand Prix of 2014 was organised by the Cannes Yacht Club.

The 6 races were sailed in various conditions and won by the team of Lawrie Smith, Adam Bowers and Joost Houweling.

Second place went to Anatoly Loginov from Russia and third place was won by Malte Phillip from Germany, sailing for Monaco.

Both the teams of Lawrie Smith and Malte Phillip were using North sails.

The two days prior to the regatta a lot of teams were tuned and trained under the guidence of North sails designers and specialists Ruairidh Scott and Theis Palm.Thanks for the great service from the North team to get us up to speed!

Find more details about our winning Dragon class sails on our class page.