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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 […]

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 […]

Sinebrychoff Challenge 2015, NJK

Sinebrychoff Challenge organized by NJK and sponsored by Sinebrychoff. Annual challenge race for 6mR yachts, where winner of the 3 morning races meets last years champion in one-on-one races in the afternoon. Again the last year winner “Sara af Hangö” was successful in defeating the championship with a 2-0 result against a new challenger, F46 Astree from HSS with Ossi Paija at helm. Congratulations to the winners Henrik Tenström, Markus Mannström, Sten Erik Molander, Manni Borg and Sebastian Blechingberg.

Sinebrychoff Challenge 2014, NJK

Sinebrychoff Challenge organized by NJK and sponsored by Sinebrychoff. Annual challenge race for 6mR yachts, where winner of the 3 morning races meets last years champion in one-on-one races in the afternoon. Again the last year winner “Sara af Hangö” was successful in defeating the championship. This year with a 2-0 result against the fresh Finnish Champion 2014 “MayBe IV”. Photos are from the 3 qualifying races before noon.

Sinebrychoff Challenge 2013, NJK

Sinebrychoff Challenge organized by NJK and sponsored by Sinebrychoff. Annual challenge race for 6mR yachts, where winner in the morning races meets last years champion in one-on-one races in the afternoon. This year the 6mR World Champions 2011 and 2013 met. In the afternoon races “Sara af Hangö” was successful against “Fridolin” in keeping the trophy at HSF. View Slideshow  

Sinebrychoff Challenge 2009, NJK

Pictures from the qualifying races before lunch  

Sinebrychoff Challenge 2008, NJK

With the great photo shooting help from Nette and Martin, pictures from the first start of the qualification in the prestigeous race.