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Dragon Worlds images by John Curnow

'Returning home to Royal Brighton Yacht Club past those iconic bathing boxes. - Dragon Worlds'    John Curnow ©

John Curnow images from the Dragon World Championships in Melbourne.

Looking all the way down Port Phillip to the Mornington Peninsula. - Dragon Worlds -  John Curnow ©   Click Here to view large photo

Busy times mid-fleet at the bottom mark - Dragon Worlds -  John Curnow ©  

Yet another recalcitrant kite. This time one of the Danish crews. - Dragon Worlds -  John Curnow ©  

For most of the day, the left or inshore side of the course was favoured - Dragon Worlds -  John Curnow ©  

The late drop was great until it did not get retrieved properly and you went past the mark. - Dragon Worlds -  John Curnow ©  

The gybe set was great unless you did not get past the oncoming, uphill traffic, as these two found out. - Dragon Worlds -  John Curnow ©  

Wouter ten Wolde from the Netherlands was very happy to have completed his first ever Worlds. - Dragon Worlds -  John Curnow ©  

Valentin Uvarkin trimming aboard Murka 12. - Dragon Worlds -  John Curnow ©  

Back again after first coming to Melbourne in 1956 - Galejan II - Dragon Worlds -  John Curnow ©  




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