Please select your home edition
Edition
Barton Marine 2019 728x90

Czech RS Aero Nationals at Regatta 725 - Lipno, Czech Republic

by Jiri Kuthan 27 Sep 2021 07:59 PDT 24-26 September 2021
Czech RS Aero Nationals at Lipno © Czech RS Class

In Cerna v Posumavi, Lake Lipno, at 725 metres above sea level, there was the Czech RS Aero Championship alongside the Cup Race for the RS700s over 24-26 September.

On Friday, the first day of the regatta, winds of 5-8 m/s reached 12 m/s in gusts and four races were held. The next day the wind slowly decreased to 3 m/s and the results from Saturday ultimately became final as on Sunday the wind failed with a calm.

Wind changes regularly shuffled the order in the RS Aero Class. While the youngest and fastest competitor David Sulc (YC Nechranice) led the first day with a close lead, on the weaker wind of Saturday Dan Guryca (YC CERE) came back with his experience to win the title of Czech RS Aero Champion. Jan Hruby (YC Nechranice) held third place both days.

The director of the race, Jirka Kuthan, reported favourably of the regatta and the RS Classes taking part; "I feel really grateful, how we pulled together, helping each other on the shore and on the water, each with their own little bit. There were no protests. After years we race together, our racing skills steadily improve and everyone gives their best to each other and we enjoy it together!"

Next for the Czech RS Aeros is racing on the River Vltava in Prague with YC Cere this coming weekend 2/3 Oct. www.rsaerosailing.org/index.asp?p=event&eid=2191

Overall Results:

PosSail NoHelmRResultsPts
1CZE 2954Guryca Daniel2* 2 2 1 1 1 7
2CZE 2132Sulc David1 1 1 2 6* 4 9
3CZE 2271Hruby Jan5 5 4 3 2 6* 19
4CZE 1816Buril Milos8* 4 3 5 5 7 24
5CZE 3235Sormova Marcela6 3 6 4 10* 8 27
6CZE 2056Horacek Jiri9* 6 5 7 8 5 31
7CZE 1826Bryx Petr3 DNF* DNC DNC 3 2 32
8CZE 2471Kuthan Jiri4 7 7 6 9* 9 33
9CZE 2956Briza PetrDNC* DNC DNC DNC 4 3 43
10CZE 1162Mrazova Sylvia7 DNF* DNC DNC 7 10 48
11CZE 3759Hanak OndrejDNS* DNF DNC DNC 11 11 58

Related Articles

RS Aero Europeans at Carnac Preview
The venue has special memories for the International RS Aero Class 112 RS Aeros from 14 nations will contest the RS Aero European Championships in Carnac, France, from 21-24 June. Carnac has special memories for the International RS Aero Class, having hosted our first RS Aero World Championship in 2017. Posted on 20 Jun
RS Aero River Championships
Nine helms compete at Avon Sailing Club, Gloucester Visitors and members were greeted with a moderate to light westerly breeze. A total of nine RS Aeros attended the event with two visitors. Posted on 11 Jun
RS Aeros in the RS Sailing Anniversary Regatta
30-strong fleet saw fierce competition in Chichester Harbour and Hayling Bay Three decades of fun later and RS Sailing's passion for our sport has been unwavering. Fourteen of the RS Racing Classes battled it out on the water and in true RS style, partying late into the night over the weekend of 18/19 May. Posted on 6 Jun
Lymington Dinghy Regatta 2024
120 boats battle it out as the sun shines and the wind blows Once again the Lymington Dinghy Regatta hit its 120-boat entry limit before the weekend of racing. Locals and visiting sailors from as far away as Scotland enjoyed this fun event hosted jointly by the two Lymington clubs every year for the last decade. Posted on 5 Jun
RS Aeros at the Lymington Dinghy Regatta
The event maxed out again at its limit of 120 dinghies The 2024 edition of the Lymington Dinghy Regatta maxed out again at its limit of 120 dinghies. 16 RS Aeros took part - there could have been more if the late RS Aero sailors had tried to enter earlier! Posted on 4 Jun
Kalevi Yacht Club Championships EKV1
The first stage of the Estonian National Travellers Series 25 RS Aeros on a start line is a new record for the Estonian RS Aeros and they achieved that this weekend in Tallinn at the first stage of the Estonian National Travellers Series, alongside other classes. Posted on 4 Jun
Lago Maggiore International RS Aero Regatta
A new record as this regatta continues to grow Lago Maggiore welcomed 42 RS Aeros from 8 nations this year, a new record as this RS Aero International Regatta continues to grow. Posted on 3 Jun
RS Aero 6 & 9 UK Nationals at Felpham
Wow, what a Championship! Wow, what a Championship! Felpham Sailing Club in West Sussex is probably the best kept secret on the south coast. It enjoys open sea and excellent English Channel rollers to surf downwind on. Posted on 31 May
Harken One Design Regatta at Largs
Sun, sea and a wee bit o' wind! A 50 boat entry from Aberdeen to Southampton across the D-Zero, ILCA, RS200, RS400 and Aero classes turned out for the Harken sponsored One Design Regatta at Largs Sailing Club on the Clyde. Posted on 21 May
RS 30th Anniversary Regatta Day 1
What makes the RS Classes so special? The sailors! Three decades of fun later and RS Sailing's passion for our sport has been unwavering. But what makes the RS Classes so special? The sailors! Posted on 18 May
Armstrong 728x90 - A-Wing XPS - BOTTOMAllen Dynamic 40 FooterMackay Boats 728x90 BOTTOM