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8mR World Championships 2017, KNY

Sailpix.fi goes Norway to 8mR World Championships for the whole week. RACE RESULTS. 18.8.2017 Day 4 at the Worlds. After a well deserved lay day it was time for some racing again. The weather was cloudy in the morning, but it was sunny a couple of times before a rain shower during the debriefing at the yacht club. Day 4 – Race 1 Day 4 – Race 2 Day 4 – In the harbour Finnish 8mR yachts at the Worlds […]

Melges World Championships 2017

Melges 24 World Championships organised by Helsingfors Segelklubb from the 31st of July to 4th of August 2017. I had the honor and pleasure to photograph these World class sailors during Thursday the 3rd in a strong 12-14 m/s wind and clear and sunny weather, woohoo!! Please have patience, because the best downwind spinnaker photos are at the end. Pure sailing pleasure. I was trying to get as many teams as possible photographed, therefore so many (156) photos. My apologies […]

Hanko Regatta 2017

After a 3 week windy period it was time again for Finland’s greatest annual race sailing regatta in Hanko. Weak wind and clear sunny weather kept the sailors long days on the sea, so it was real aftersail party after all sailing days. Not so much actionful photos in the mix of 76 sailing photos, but the better feeling on the pier. List of all Hanko Regatta photos 2006-2017.   The aftersail photos are from Saturday with 6mR yacht Boré […]

Finn training in Hanko

Let me tell you about the strange incident that lead to these nice photos. Yesterday, 4th of July, I went to the local S-Market in Hanko shopping some food. On the way in I saw a drunk guy walking wrong way through the closed entrance gate carrying two boxes of beer in his hands. A clear shoplifter (myymälävaras). Something had to be done. A group of young guys entering the store after me also noted what was happening. We agreed […]

Helsinki Regatta 2017

Photos from the Helsinki Regatta are from Saturday with strong wind and cloudy weather. Unfortunately there are not any photos from Sunday when the wind was still strong, but the sun was shining. Experimentally the Dragon class photos are in black&white. Dragon class   Keelboat classes 5m, 5.5m, 6mR, 8mR   H-Boat

Women’s Match Race World Championship 2017, NJK

NJK hosting the Women’s Match Racing World Championship in Helsinki. The results and more media are available at the event Facebook page. Read also the World Sailing press release. Photos from the finals (bronze) Palludan – Östling and (gold) McGregor – Groenevold   Photos from semifinals 21.6.2017: Palludan against Groeneveld and Östling against MacGregor   Photos from Round Robin 19.6.2017

Audi Dinghy Regatta 2017, HSF

Europe and Zoom8 class dinghies weekend regatta organized by Hangö Segelförening (HSF). Photos (52) are from Sunday with more wind than on Saturday, but unfortunately also some clouds. Many individual photos of the junior sailors.   If you were sailing at this Audi Dinghy Regatta, you can get the photo of yourself FOR FREE in full resolution by sending your info in the form below. Your email address will not be used for anything else.  

Baltic Offshore Week 2017, M

Baltic Offshore Week 2017 is at the same time Finnish and Estonian offshore championships. The race base is at the beautiful island “Särkkä” in Helsinki. This year BOW is organized by Merenkävijät and Kalev Yacht Club. Photos (77) are from the first day whan the boats start for the long offshore course in bright sunshine and light wind.   Results can be found on the event homepage bow.fi

Women’s Z80 Match Race Cup, NJK

NJK Sailing Center organized a good opportunity to get familiar with the J80 boats before the coming Women´s  Match Race World Championship 16th-21st of June in Helsinki. Here 55 photos from Sunday semifinals and finals.   The teams in the photos and results TOP4: 1. Mikaela Fors (FIN) 2. Trine Palludan (DEN) 3. Antonia Degerlund (FIN) 4. Marinella Laaksonen (FIN)  

Suursaari Race 2017

Suursaari Race is Finlands biggest offshore race and this was the 27th year that it was organized. The race course is interesting as the Suursaari island, which you sail around, before was a part of Finland but today belongs to Russia. The 52 photos are from the start on Friday evening, before the yachts disappeared in the horizon. This years race was special as for first time a real maxi yacht attended, when Ludde Ingvalls “CQS” was in the race […]