Closing on podium, loosing to leader as World title fades

Closing on podium, loosing to leader as World title fades

Breeze came back strong on the penultimate day. In the last race of the day,Artemis showed what they can do when they have their moment but…

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Tough day for Team Baghdad in trying conditions

Tough day for Team Baghdad in trying conditions

The conditions might have been different between the two races but the recipy to success were the same. From the light condition in first race…

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Trailing defending champions on Worlds Day 2

Trailing defending champions on Worlds Day 2

(repost from 5.5class.org) Defending world champions, John B, BAH 22, (Gavin McKinney, Lars Horn-Johannessen, Mathias Dahlman) put on the best performance on the second day…

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Artemis secures Gold Cup after match race with Marie-Francoise XIX

Artemis secures Gold Cup after match race with Marie-Francoise XIX

(From 5.5class.org) One race was all that was needed for Artemis XIV, NOR 57, (Kristian Nergaard, Kristoffer Spone, Trond Solli-Saether) to win the Scandinavian Gold…

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Artemis XIV strikes back to take lead in Gold Cup

Artemis XIV strikes back to take lead in Gold Cup

(from 5.5class.org) “Welcome to sunny Cowes,” they lied . “Due to bad visibility there will be a support boat with its navigation lights on half…

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Photo finish on first day of Gold Cup

Photo finish on first day of Gold Cup

(from 5.5class.org) Marie-Françoise XIX, SUI 218, (Jürg Menzi, Jurgen Eiermann, Bo Selko) took the first race win in the Scandinavian Gold Cup in Cowes on…

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Team Baghdad settles for Silver at Hankø Race Week

Team Baghdad settles for Silver at Hankø Race Week

Hankø Race Week offered another set of conditions on the very last day of the regatta. Shining sun and light breeze meant very challenging conditions….

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Team Baghdad hangs on to the lead

Team Baghdad hangs on to the lead

Another good day at the office for Team Baghdad I. The breeze were up as yesterday but from the North giving a much more variable…

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Team Baghdad on top of the table in stellar Hankø conditions.

Team Baghdad on top of the table in stellar Hankø conditions.

Hankø presented itself in the mest possible manner on the first day of Hankø Race Week. The breeze were already windy with around 16-18 knots…

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Team Baghdad 2 back at the top in Melges 24 champs

Team Baghdad 2 back at the top in Melges 24 champs

It’s been 15 long years since last winning the Melges 24 National Championships but this year Team Baghdad 2 were back at the top. After…

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