North Sails: News Details


Dragon Derby La Baule

Gaetan Aunette


Last weekend 40 boats took to the race course in La Baule, France for the Dragon Derby. Six nations were represented at the regatta.

After 7 races in light winds Martin Payne and his crew, racing with great speed, took 1st place.

North Sails powered 9 of the top ten!


1. Martin Payne
2. Guus de Groot
3. Didier Chaussonniere
4. Poul Hoj Jensen
5. Christian Guyader*
6. Tam Nguyen Minh
7. Gérard Blanc
8. Philippe Rossignole
9. Michel Van Cauwelaert
10. Pierre François
* denotes partial inventory

Full results and more details from the regatta can be seen on the event website.

For details of the winning sails please see our class page.