North Sails: News Details


Dragon Dutch Open Championship

Judith Wilkinson

Dragon Dutch Open Champs Winners

Medemblik welcomed  34 boats to the Dragon Dutch Open Championship last week.

NED 412 helmed by Pieter Heerema with Herve’ (Lamour) Cunningham and North's Theis Palm won the event with a day to spare. In second were the “Family” Bakker’s, NED 402, with Jan Bakker at the helm and son’s Olivier and Dominic as crew. In 3rd place overall was NED 275, Bluzette, helmed by ex Laser Sailor Ivo Kok and crewed by Remco van de Berg and Gerrit Gortzak.

North boats took the majority of the top 10 places with  1,2,3,4,5,9,10

Many of the boats will next be travelling to Weymouth for the Gazprom World Championships..

For more details on the North range of Dragon sails please see our dedicated class page.