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A fitting farewell by the Royal Dragon Bluebottle Over the weekend of 24th and 25th September Dragons met at the
Royal Forth Yacht Club, Queen Elizabeth Regatta (One Design), 17th September 2022 Out of respect for our late Queen, a
A Black Ribbon Event After the sad news of the passing of our Sovereign Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II just
We are deeply saddened to hear of the passing of Her Majesty the Queen, who took a great interest in
The Aldeburgh Regatta took place this year between 21st and 26th August with six days racing, rather than the usual
For Sale – Dragonfly GBR453 £9,500 1969 Classic, Borresen Dragon. A fast boat with a very good racing record when
Edinburgh Cup 2022 Day Three Going into the final two races of the 2022 Edinburgh Cup in Falmouth it was
Edinburgh Cup 2022 Day Two The day started with lighter-than-forecast conditions in Falmouth Harbour, and it was a casual downwind
Edinburgh Cup 2022 Day One Sunny skies and a northwest breeze greeted the Dragon fleet in Falmouth Harbour on day
Gripping Dragon racing in Aldeburgh Aldeburgh Yacht Club played host on the weekend of 18th-19th June for its first ever Dragon Open
Dubbed as the most famous Dragon in the World, Bluebottle GBR 192 is among the 53 teams from 13 nations
The 20th edition of the infamous La Baule Dragon Derby and 2022 French National Championships took place last week with
Coming up this month All Dragons are welcome at the Aldeburgh Spring Regatta this May 28th and 29th 2022. Join
July 2022, Falmouth This year's Edinburgh Cup and South West Championships is being hosted by the Royal Cornwall Yacht Club
Friday 15th – Sunday 17th April 2022 ‘We couldn’t have wished for better’, was the prevailing sentiment following a wonderful
Last month we were finally able to hold our AGM and member dinner in London at the new venue, The
We are really pleased to share that we have a new date and venue for the postponed 2021 British Dragon
Six home and five visiting teams took part in the 2021 Dragon East Coast Championship out of the Royal Corinthian
Seasoned Dragon racer Martin 'Stavros' Payne caught up with 2021 Edinburgh Cup race officer and previous Dragon sailor Rob Brown
A gloomy day greeted the Dragon sailors and event team in Granton Harbour on the final day of the Edinburgh
While the skies over Edinburgh were grey spirits were bright and lifted in the Royal Forth Yacht Club with the
A beautifully sunny day greeted the Dragon fleet on day two of the Edinburgh Cup in Edinburgh. After a short
Granton Harbour greeted the Dragon sailors with a gentle Easterly breeze on day one of the Edinburgh Cup 2021. Racing
Two days, five races, 16 Dragons and some very close racing decided the 2021 Dragon Scottish Championship in Edinburgh. The
With just days till the start of the BDA Scottish Championship and Edinburgh Cup Nationals there are several pieces of
On several occasions, in varying craft, Graham Bailey has won individual races and entire classes at Cowes Week. But racing
Bluebottle, previously owned and sailed by HRH The Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh, has made a stunning return to Dragon
BDA Chairman and keen Dragon racer Simon Barter is looking forward to the upcoming British Dragon Nationals in Edinburgh. We
Ahead of the 2021 Scottish Championships and Edinburgh Cup in Edinburgh we chat to passionate local Dragon sailor and BDA
The Royal Yacht Britannia Trust is proud to support the most recent addition to its historic fleet, former Royal sailing
The Royal London Yacht Club hosted the UK Dragon South Coast, Classic & Vintage Championship over three perfect sailing days
The Medway Regatta 2021 was held over the end of May bank holiday weekend. This much-loved annual event is a
The Royal Forth Yacht Club (RFYC) invites you to enter the Edinburgh Cup 2021. Royal Forth sailors won the Edinburgh
The British Dragon Association have put plans for an East Coast Championship at Ramsgate run by the Royal Temple Yacht
The beloved keelboat of His Royal Highness The Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh Bluebottle has undergone a momentous restoration and a
Race one had action from start to finish. Pageboy XI (Paul, Clive, Graeme) held the line into the committee boat
Five dragons entered the second race of the Proton Cup. Unfortunately Gandalf’s main halyard broke at the metal ball on
16.04.21 Clare Hogan who sadly died on 10th April 2021, taken from us so prematurely, will be sorely missed by
For anyone looking to travel overseas this summer then how about a trip across the Solent? An active season is
The Royal Forth Yacht Club (RFYC) looks forward to hosting the Edinburgh Cup 2021, postponed from last year.
The Medway Dragon Fleet and Medway Yacht Club are very pleased to announce that they are holding a Dragon one
After a year when everything changed, the International Dragon Association (IDA) made the choice to change their annual IDA Yearbook.
Bluebottle DK192 Built by Camper and Nicholson in 1948, Bluebottle was presented to HM the Queen and HRH Prince Philip
The Annual General Meeting of the British Dragon Association will be held at 18.30 on Friday 15th January 2021 via
At the start of May everyone's Dragon friend, Martin Payne came up with a fun idea to keep us all
April arrived and we were told to stay in, not go to work, be safe and kept reading of our
In the light of the latest Government announcement the British Dragon Association (BDA) along with the Royal Forth Yacht Club
The British Dragon Association (BDA) is proud to announce that this year’s Edinburgh Cup fleet will include the famous International
Dragon racing is truly for everyone, at any age. Will Heritage started sailing with the Bailey's at 8 years old
For Sale – La Traviata GBR 727 £15,000 Petticrows 2000 built International Dragon. This Dragon has been very little used