World Sailing Classes. 1948 DRAGON SAILBOAT $6,990.00. These RC yachts have a hull length of 65 cm and are one of the best in the RG65 class due to numerous advantages. From the regular class sailor and his/her crew to Olympic class sailors and royal families, the Borresen Dragon is recognized for its quality of construction, looks and speed. Estonia Dragon Class Association: FIN : Finnish Dragon Class Association: FRA : French Dragon Class Association: GBR : UK Dragon Class Association: GER : German Dragon Class Association: GRE : ... Boat Weight: 1700 kg: Hull Weight: 1650 kg Microsites. In 1948 the Dragon became an Olympic Class, a status it retained until the Munich/Kiel Olympics in 1972. With the revision of the rules in 1997, the number of hosting countries was enlarged to eleven: Belgium, Denmark, France, Germany, Ireland, Netherlands, Norway, Portugal, Spain, Sweden and the United Kingdom. The design quickly gained popularity and in 1948 it was selected as an Olympic Class boat, an honor it retained until the Munich Games of 1972. It also established that the event should take place in rotation in the following countries: Scotland, France, Sweden, Germany, Holland and Denmark. To ensure that the class retains its "International" status by complying with the criteria adopted by the ISAF. Since the Olympics the Dragons have gone from strength to strength. SSG is responsible for the construction of the hull, while tanks and cargo system are designed and fabricated by SOE. Dragon Yacht For Sale - International Class Dragon Sailing Yacht restored by Stephen Waldron in Camarillo, California, USA. The principal objects of the IDA are: "Some history of the Dragon class at britishdragons.org", "Cascais Dragon World Championship – Clube Naval de Cascais", "Final Result for International Dragon Class 2019 World Championship after 10 races with 9 races to count", Vintage Results at vintageyachtinggames.org, European championships at International Dragon Class Association, "Dragon European Championship 2017 manage2sail", Gold Cup winners listed at International Dragon Class Association, International Dragon Class Association Homepage, International Dragon Class Association WebPage, Ton classes (0–½, ½–1, 1–2, 2–3, 3–10, 10–20, 20, https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Dragon_(keelboat)&oldid=981861185, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License. Yet despite this there have been few, if any, design studies that have gone back to basics and started afresh in optimising the boat. The Dragon - a dream to sail and one of the prettiest boats afloat - Boating Magazine Remember - Class Rules require everyone racing a Dragon to be a member of their National Association. Graupner Micro Magic WP Racing (2014.V2) RC Yacht Kit (without Servos, Transmitter or Receiver) $329. Joysway DragonForce 65 V5 2.4GHz RTR DF65 RG65 Class RC Yacht - White Edition (includes Transmitter & Receiver) $168. The Cup is assigned to the International Dragon Class, but remains the property of the Yacht Club de France. Members of the Clyde Yacht Clubs' Association created specific rules for this competition and donated a perpetual trophy made of pure gold for an annual international race. Since 2008 the Dragon is one of the Vintage Yachting Classes at the Vintage Yachting Games. The 29 foot International Dragon sailboat, was designed in Norway as a 'skerry cruiser' but developed into a pure racing class. Until now. The International Dragon Association (IDA) was founded on 31 October 1961 with London as its headquarters. 44 Orpen Green Wärtsilä was awarded a contract to supply integrated solutions for the vessels in April 2013.In association with Wärtsilä and Wärtsi… For over 30 years Petticrows have built and developed International Dragon class keelboats. It is held annually and often attracts over 100 entries, usually starting in one fleet. The hosting country and the Organising Authority continue to be selected by the Clyde Yacht Clubs' Association in conjunction with the International Dragon Association and the number of participants was limited to 120. The event is now held annually. World Sailing News is the weekly online newsletter of the World Sailing. Price New from Used from Paperback "Please retry" $20.28 . Featured Dragon for Sale - CAN139 Eclipse Nicely updated in 2019, this early 90s Børresen is for sale in Montreal QC. 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