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Danish sailor rescued after capsize in Dragonfly 28

In the solo-race Silverrudder around Fyn did the 44 year old sailor Jacob Madsen from Copenhagen capsized near Thurø, Fyn, Denmark.

In Svendborg, Denmark 300 singlehanded sailors from 9 countries participated to the Silverrudder Challenge. The 44-year old Dane, Jakob Madsen, sailing in about 24 true, capsized dramatically and was in the water, but climbed back at the boat where he was rescued 20 minutes later.

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Great fun and  easy handling – accommodating 5 people. The Dragonfly 28 is for the modern sailor, who requires multiple possibilities from his vessel. This boat is all about possibilities, fun – and above all, excellent sailing abilities. The Dragonfly 28 comes in two versions – the Touring version represents the trailerable family cruiser, whereas the Performance version is the trailable In- and Offshore Racer with a wavepiercing float design that calls for the ultimate performance.

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