Euros without sailing 4.9 (9)

Euros without sailing 4.9 (9)

It should take place in Travemünde this week, the European Championship 2020 of our class. There were already over 60 reports. Then Corona came and everything had to be cancelled. Accommodation was of course already booked and Angelika and Henry Mothes as well as Marianne and Wolfgang Grupe (also with a mask, but behind the camera) have now taken these bookings. So they met in Travemünde for vacation instead of regatta. Nice too ...
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A piece of normality 5 (12)

A bit of normalcy 5 (12)

May 8th was a public holiday in Berlin. Hildegard and Kalle Dehler came to Berlin from Friday, May 8.5th, to Sunday, May 10.5th, with 2.4 and bicycles - the visit was allowed again after the corona restrictions were slightly relaxed. Likewise, sailing in compliance with the distance and hygiene regulations. So everything was totally legal. The forecast was summer weather. On Friday Kalle and I sailed to the last rifle light and came back with the very last breath of wind. On Saturday there was a total calm, which only ...
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Season opening 5 (7)

Season opening 5 (7)

We wanted to know who had the opportunity to sail now. The first reports have arrived. They are arranged chronologically here, even if reports will follow. Greifswald - April 18th, 2020 Kalle Dehler reports that his "Shore crew" Hildegard made the first blow: "The smile comes back in these times!" Tegeler See - May 02nd, 2020 Poldi Käther and his son set up the ship yesterday and the season has started today: "In the morning with wonderful weather almost 3 hours ...
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The smart ones sail in the garden 5 (13)

The smart sail in the garden 5 (13)

Nobody should say that there is still no sailing potential in Corona times. Ulli Libor shows us how. He is currently expanding his new Super3 and taking a few minutes of sailing in the garden. Ulli, tense with the wind Shortly after this shot, there was a gust of 5Bf and brought the trailer three meters further forward. :-) For this reason, Ulli on the cross preferred to look for a place outside the boat. Ulli, trimming on the cross In any case ...
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Corona revolutionizes regatta sailing 4.1 (14)

Corona revolutionizes regatta sailing 4.1 (14)

Every four years the international sailing regulations are adapted to new developments. This has been happening for years after the Olympic Games. These will now be cancelled in 2020, but will be made up for in 2021 as the 2020 Olympics. Soon to be obsolete At Word Sailing, however, we are already working intensively on the new rules, which should also take the corona pandemic into account. It is assumed that - wherever in the world - at least in the next four years we will avoid ...
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