Krångel Star Challenge is a regatta organized by Ekenäs Segelsällskap (ESS). Regatta is sailed just outside of historical Ekenäs old town and the, on poles built, restaurant Knipan. Photos (59) are from Saturday in fresh South-West wind and changing between sunny and cloudy. Five races were sailed on Saturday. Great thanks to the friendly onshore personnell of ESS and the RIB drivers Kasper and Vincent who took me wherever I wanted on the race course.
Category: Fleet Race
Fleet racing with non-classic boats
DN Icesailing Finland organized the Finnish National at lake Pyhäjärvi in Western Finland with Kristalliranta resort as base. Photos and video are from the first two starts on Saturday. After these two starts the racing was discontinued because of the snow, bad visibilty and wind reaching 12 m/s in gusts. The three best in final results: John Winquist (FIN) Tomas Lindgren (SWE) Ben Kloos (NED) RESULTS (source: DN Icesailing Finland webpage). Video
Hangö Segelförening together with the Finnish Formula18 Association organizing the 2018 Formula18 Nordic Championship regatta in Hanko. A three day regatta 7th to 9th of September. First day with strong, above 10 m/s second, wind and big waves giving the sailors a challenging, but a at the same time also a rewarding, sailing day. Video Friday Friday photos (80). Video Saturday Saturday photos (52). Video Sunday Sunday photos (56). Hangö...
First 36.7 Finland r.y. in cooperation with Helsingfors Segelklubb (HSK) is organizing the World Cup in Helsinki from 23rd to 26th of August. More information on the event webpage or the Facebook page. Photos (65) from the first day, second race.
The Finnish Championship regatta for Nordic Folkboat was organised this year by Suomalainen Pursiseura in Helsinki. Photos are from the two last races of the regatta on Sunday in good wind and waves and mainly sunny weather. Could be this was the last warm weekend of the summer. Let's see. RESULTS on the organisers webpage.
The Finnish Sail Racing Organisation together with the International 29er Class Association is organizing the 2018 29er European Championship regatta in Helsinki, Finland from 4th to 12th of August, 2018. Here 66 photos from Saturday. Here 70 photos from Thursday. Link to the RESULTS PAGE of the event. If you were sailing at the 29er Europeans, you can get the photo of yourself FOR FREE in full resolution by sending your info in the form below. Your email...
The Dragon Gold Cup 2018 in Helsinki from the 20th to 28th of July 2018 is supported with Sailpix photos on this page. Sixth and final day at the Dragon Gold Cup. Two races (4 and 5) were sailed. Last race in best sailing conditions with sun and strong wind. See final results HERE. Photos (110) from race 5. Photos (84) from race 4. Drone video - Both starts of race 4. Photos (42) from the fifth day with no wind and no race. Boats were towed...
One of the main race sailing regattas in Finland with over 200 boats competing in 19 classes. This years photos are from Friday and Saturday. On Sunday I was called in with short notice, to sail in Lys2 class, so unfortunately I have no photos from the 49er, F18 or Moth. Also no photos from the Lys1 or Lys2 classes. Friday photos from race area D Saturday photos from race area C All results from the regatta on Hanko Regatta results page.
Laser classes (4,7, radial, standard), Europe and Zoom8 class dinghies weekend regatta organized by Hangö Segelförening (HSF). Photos (60) are from Saturday in sunny weather but very light wind. 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.
The Finnish Dragon class association together with the organizing club Helsingfors Segelklubb is busy preparing for the Dragon Gold Cup 2018 in Helsinki. The Worlds best dragon sailors will race for the Gold Cup 20th to 28th of July 2018. Here some photos (31) from the Dragon Spring Cup At the same time the Formula18 class had a ranking race. Here 21 photos. And sorry, no photos of the 4 folkboats.