Latest News
You are here: Home / Author Archives: Maria Tsaousidou

Author Archives: Maria Tsaousidou

2019 Tornado Worlds – Aussies take the win

The final day of racing for the 2019 Tornado World Championships Powered by Candida Stationery ended on a high with Olympic Gold and Silver medalist Rex Sellars, sailing with his son Brett, took the win for race 10, a great way to end the regatta. But it wasn’t enough to get them on the podium, missing out on third place ... Read More »

2019 Tornado Worlds – Day 4

It will take two shocking races by series leaders Brett Burvill and Max Puttman (AUS) for them to lose the 2019 Tornado World Championship title, which they have dominated to date, winning five of the eight races completed. Their worst drop is a DSQ from race four after a port/starboard incident in Race 4. Second overall is the Swiss team ... Read More »

2019 Tornado Worlds – Day 3

Those that managed to out shift the shifts were the winners on the day for Races 5 and 6 of the 2019 Tornado World Championships Powered by Candida Stationery. Racing on the waters offshore from Takapuna Beach, the south-westerly caused some frustration amongst the fleet, with the results being blown wide open on Day 3 of offical racing. Race 5 ... Read More »

2019 Tornado Worlds – Day 2

2019 Tornado World Championships Powered by Candida Stationery: Massive results shift The results are as shifty as the conditions that the 23 catamarans racing in the 2019 Tornado World Championships Powered By Candida Stationery are receiving on the race course. RACE 3 Race 3 saw a mix of conditions with Brett Burvill (AUS) saying he and his crew, Max Puttman ... Read More »

2019 Tornado Worlds – Day 1

2019 Tornado World Championships: Tricky start to regatta The 2019 Tornado World Championships Powered by Candida Stationery kicked off in frustrating conditions in the race area better know as Race Course C of the 36th America’s Cup. The 23 boats racing launched from Takapuna Beach and made their way out to the start line in a light 3-5 knot northerly. ... Read More »

2019 Tornado NZL Open Nationals

The 2019 NZL Open Nationals hosted by Takapuna Boating club came to and end yesterday! Tricky conditions, many wind swifts and wind speed of 15 to more than 22 knots in a lot of gusts. This year, we are honoured to sail along with one of the most successful sailors of New Zealand and gold and silver Olympic medalist Rex ... Read More »

2018 Greek Nationals

The Nautical club of Thessaloniki hosted the 2018 Tornado Hellenic Championship 23-25 of November. Very light wind conditions of maximum 7 knots let only 3 races be completed, all on the first day of the event (Friday). Unfortunatelly, on Saturday the wind did not pick up at all forcing the sailors to stay on land. Sunday seemed a bit more ... Read More »

30th Catagolfe

20-21 October It’s the 30 years anniversary of the Catagolfe regatta….. and the French Tornado olympic gold medalists Nicolas Henard and Jean Yves le Deroff are also sailing the event! There will be raids with about 140 catamarans, foiling, f18, diam24 series in the golfe du Morbihan which is a great place to sail.   For the moment there are ... Read More »

2018 Europeans -Final Day

  Dany PASCHALIDES & Kostas TRIGONIS have confirmed  their dominance once again!! They have been THE TOP tornado sailors of the last 10 years, having won 15 titles in total over this period but also intoducing our class to young sailors!!! Martin and Julia Rusterholz, are the new Mixed European champions! They also had a great performance in the open ... Read More »

2018 Europeans – Day 2 & 3

Superb conditions for competitors. Blue sky, clear atmosphere, strong north wind. What a difference with the day before, where competitors had to wait two hours for some wind. The patience of organization and competitors rewarded them: late in the afternoon a 10 knots of wind started to blow over the Tornado fleet. Immediately in action, the race committee permitted to ... Read More »

Scroll To Top