The Peepul TROPHY - ALL ON THE SAME BOAT
(This information was given to me in Italian and I used google translate to post here)
The weather was unexpectedly accompanied the development of the first race of the Peepul ASD Sport in Naples during the days of 5-6 May 2012.
The sailing event "The Peepul TROPHY - ALL ON THE SAME BOAT", organized with the collaboration of dall'ASD peepul Air Force and its detachment from the island of Nisida, was held in the waters opposite to it in the Gulf of Pozzuoli.
The event is open to boats and 2.4mr Dream, was divided as follows: May 4: acceptance and completion of registration - May 5: First day of racing - May 6: the second day of racing and awards ceremony at pier panoramic Bagnoli.
The organizational part on the technical management was entrusted to the judges of racing Marco Tosello (Chairman), Salvatore Rollin and Paul Penna.
The steady wind and SSW direction, which has accompanied us during these two days of racing has been steady and satisfactory by regularly perform the tests described in item 5 in a race course with a radius of 0.350 mm (kn). During the first day of the regatta were sailed 3 races with wind intensity reinforcement around 8/14 kn, wave slightly formed, the current set, which put strain on the crews of the boats Dream especially, during the second day 2 races were sailed in winds of 13 knots from 270.
The tests were then carried out regularly with a 'alternation of positions among the best disabled sailors and not the 2.4 mR class as Nicola Redavid, Annoni Carlo, Cristian Tarasco and Elena Polo, Walter Puddu.
The trophy was won by Nicola Redavid (1-1-1-1-1), according to Charles Annoni (3-3-2-2-2), third Cristian Tarasco (2-2-3-3-3).
Note that the Foundation has provided a Gambardella 'boat 2.4mR ASD peepul Sport to enable it to participate in the race carrying the athlete Cagliari Walter Puddu.
Senior Athletes of the 'peepul ASD Sport, neofili experience for now, but hopeful promises to become competitive, they played the race with a later departure than 2.4, the three boats sailing Dream of the association with the victory of the team of Alfonso Esposito and Erminio Sarno.
Attended the inauguration col.Leo, with the Maxima, the cap.De Luke and TuesCavallaro, representing the Air Force Academy, Vice President of the Province of Naples Gennaro Ferrara, president of X municipalities Giorgio De Francesco, Annamaria Schena representing the Industrial Union President Paul Graziano.
A large crowd of members, friends, supporters and citizens who followed the race from the beautiful faces of the pier Bagnoli and attended the inauguration set up under the gazebo there thanks to the permission of the company Bagnolifuture.
He also thanked the foundation IDIS City of Science for the hospitality offered at the seminar held on day 4 as a moment of reflection on the themes of 'Sailing for All'.
We thank the sponsors who kindly supported the cost of food and the various organizational expenses during the three days.
We thank the operators and volunteers of the Peepul and among them a greeting in particular to ten. col. Guest, the volunteers of the Red Cross and the journalist Peppe Iannicelli.