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63 competitors have been racing during five days in Brest. From Friday august 7th to Sunday august 10th, equipment control has been performed under Manfred Bauendahl authority with the help of C Gregory and SR Brest volunteers. Races started on Monday august 12th.
11 Nations were represented: Eastern Europe with Poland, Russia, Serbia, Latvia, Estonia, ...
On Thursday night visit and drink offered by Oceanapolis has been very much appreciated.
On Friday morning crews started to gather at the harbor in wet and windy weather.
A 11am Jerome Nutte, Race Officer, run the day briefing. As wind should decrease around 1 pm, two races are forecasted for the afternoon. F and Y flag are showed, which mean: boat hatch ...
70 crews from 12 countries, 40% of the fleet comes from abroad. Mainly from Italia, Russia, Poland, Germany and other eastern european countries.
Since 3 days in Moulin Blanc harbor, technical controls (boat stability, sail measurement, security) are performed with strictness but also friendship atmosphere.
The crews are now preparing their boat, ...
Competitors will have free mooring at Port du Moulin Blanc starting from Wednesday August 5th.
So you will be able to set up trainings before the race, with other Micro sailors in order to discover the race area.
Take these opportunity to analyze, winds and streams in Rade de Brest and explore its superb bays.
Be aware that launching is free at Port ...
Today 68 boats have registered at World Championship! 2015 Micro Cup has reached the top.
35 years ago, in 1980, Micro Cup in Brest was a record with 68 French Micro boats, average never beaten.
A new record may be reached as some boats are still looking for crew, or are waiting for last minute hardware delivery.
If you have not make your decision, it ...
All information regarding the race are available: click on Race
Get familiar with August 12th coastal race
MICRO BULLE Evening
Sponsorised by ALHYANGE Bretagne Sud , first evening , waiting for day results , has been celebrated with a glass of Champagne offered by our Sponsor .
After results of the day given at Micro village, competitors gathered at the podium for prizes given.
Prizes offered by our partners : Uship , Cephée, Musée maritime de Brest , ...
On Monday August 11th: Champagne evening given by Alhyange Bretagne Sud
And every evening:
Hardware given by Nenuphar, Uship Brest and Evo Sailing
Free entrance for National Museum Marine de Brest
Decoration articles given by Atelier à Voile
Aperitif given by restaurant Admiral’s
Terroir products given by Céphée Net, SRV Annecy ...
Six rivers are mixing their water within two bassins according to the tide. Due to cliffs and hills surrounding the Rade of Brest, winds will shift along the day. Input of these elements will help to build race strategy. There for, reading following documents will help you in understanding the water aera:
If you register before June 15th entry fees are 220€. After that date entry fees will be 300€.
9 Nations have already confirmed their participation.
Register before deadline, by completing entry form.