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Sinebrychoff Challenge 2017, NJK

Sinebrychoff Challenge had after many years a new defender of the trophy. MayBe VI had the previous year beated Sara af Hangö. First time in the new history of this race the qualification race could not be sailed before the lunch because of the fog. The race committee decided that the challenger will be the winner of a single race after the lunch. Sara af Hangö won that race and sailed in the final, but MayBe VI was able to […]

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

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)  

Koivusaari Spring Regatta 2017, NJK

The traditional opener of the dinghy race sailing season in Helsinki. Dinghy classes Laser Standard, laser radial, laser 4.7, Europe, Zoom8 sailing in clear sunny spring weather with weak to medium wind. The 80 photos are from Sunday afternoon from second and third race.   Results are available at NJK:s homepage The second half of the slideshow contains plenty of individual photos of the sailors. If you find yourself in any of the photos you can get the photo FOR […]

Sinebrychoff Challenge 2016, NJK

Sinebrychoff Challenge is an annual 6mR race organized by NJK, where the challengers race before lunch and the winner challenges last years winner in the afternoon. Sara af Hangö from HSF has been undefeated for many years and was ready to meet the challenge again. The three best ones after total three races before lunch were: Maybe VI – NJK 6 points Off Course – HSK, 10 points Astrée III – HSS, 11 points In the afternoon Sara af Hangö […]

WIM Series Helsinki 2016, NJK

The Women’s International Match Racing Series (WIM Series) is a sailing series for women, hosted by the Women’s International Match Racing Association and joined by the world’s leading female match racing sailors. During 2016 the series is touring around the world at following locations: June 27 – July 1, Helsinki Women’s Match, Helsinki, Finland, J/80. August 8 – 13, Lysekil Women’s Match, Lysekil, Sweden, DS 37. September 20 – 25, Women’s Match Racing World Championship, Sheboygan, USA, Elliott 6m. October […]

Open Spring Match Race Cup 2016, NJK

The Open Spring Match Race Cup is a G2 level match race event organized by the NJK Sailing Center. Photos are from the semifinals and final races between top ISAF ranked teams on Sunday in perfect sunny and windy weather. The four best teams (ISAF ranking): 1. Olli-Pekka Lumijärvi (12) 2. Markus Rönnberg (26) 3. Mati Sepp (13) 4. Antti Luhta (24) LINK to all results  

Purjehdusliiga 2015, NJK

Purjehdusliiga (Finnish sailing league) is a series of three regattas with race sailing between Finnish yacht clubs. This year 12 yacht clubs are competing in Vaasa, Turku and Helsinki. The races are short fleet races which take, depending on the weather conditions, about 10-15 min each. These photos are from the first race day at NJK in Helsinki, which is the last sailing league regatta in 2015. The series has its own Finnish Sailing League webpage with online race tracking, […]

Champion of Champions 2015, NJK

The Finnish Champions in 12 different classes gathered at NJK to race for the Champion of the Champions title with the NJK Match Race centers J-80 boats. The winner of the year is the Match Race team Markus Rönnberg with crew Daniela Rönnberg, Emil Nordlund and Isak Sydlund. Second the Folkboat team with Hermanni Saari and third womens Match Race team with Marinella Laaksonen at helm. All results.

Video: NJK Autumn Regatta 2015

Autumn winds and cloudy weather called for video recording. Video footage is from one race on Friday when the wind was above 15 m/s and increasing. Results of the regatta.