On the south coast of Portugal lays Marina de Vilamoura with an excellent sailing facilities and direct access
to the Atlantic, where a fleet of International Dragons have gathered for the 1st of a series of winter

Today the fleet of 14 were challenged by a sizable swell and winds up to 25 knots, leading up to
some wild rides and one dismasting!

The Algarve Dragon Winter Cup will be in its 4th Edition. Initiated in 2017 in partnership with 8D Sailing of Pedro Andrade, at has been a success from its start. The growing number of Dragon Sailors joining us every year, proves the excellence of the Venue and the organisation.

Vilamoura delivers amazing sailing conditions and the prove is in the number of sailed days in our events, 98% of races have been successfully concluded. in 3 seasons we delivers 82 Races, not a bad track record.

Going into the finals of this event, with 6 races completed the Swiss team Sophie Racing holds the lead with 9 point over
the Portuguese team Venus with 12 points and the Russian team of RocknRolla with 17.