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Category : WB Sails Round the Buoys

WB Sails Round the Buyous 2018, HSK

10th year of Sailpix photography at the WB Sails round the Buyous. Started 2008 and have missed only 2010 so far. HERE you can open a list of all the years round the buyous. The sailing weather was sunny and good wind was good from the first race before noon at 11:00 and increased during the day. Results (pdf-file download): ORC A, ORC B. Photos (89) from the first race   Photos (89) from the second race   Photos (23) from the […]

WB Sails Round the Buyous 2017, HSK

Traditional windward leeward race organized by Helsingfors Segelklubb (HSK) sailed in light wind and clear sunshine. Winner of the bigger ORC A class was Tea Ekengren / Swan 45 “Blue Nights”, followed by Vesa Särkikangas / Sinergia 40 “Adela” and Jani Lehti / Next 37 “Mercedes-AMG”. Winner of the ORC B class was Joonas Sandholm / First 36.7 “Arwen”. Also worth mentioning is the new yacht type Farr 52 “Audi e-tron” in Finland, making it’s debut in Sailpix photos.  All […]

WB Sails Round the Buoys 2016, HSK

For the sixth time in a row and total the eighth time Sailpix photos from the annual windward leeward race for offshore yachts organized by Helsingfors Segelklubb (HSK). Varying wind and weather during every race put some challenge on the sailors, but all three races were sailed successfully. So many photos taken that they will be published in parts. To get info about new photos, please, join the Sailpix FB-group. Photos (100) from the first race.   Photos (53) from […]

WB Sails Round the Buoys 2015, HSK

The traditional  windward leeward race for off shore sailors sponsored by sail maker “WB Sails”.  It was really nice to see all the best Finnish off shore yachts with some guests from Estonia. Varying weather conditions with both light and stronger wind. 187 photos from race 1 and 2 when the sun was still shining. Results: ORC1, ORC2, ORC3, IRC, X-99

WB Sails Round the Buoys 2014, HSK

The traditional  “WB Sails” race in the Finnish Offshore Ranking series with three races on windward/leeward race course. Totally 30 yachts, divided in 5 different classes including an own class for the X-99, were racing in the quite light, but shifting wind. Photos are from race 1 and 2. Results: IRC, ORC1, ORC2, ORC3, X-99 First race (99 photos)   Second race (51 photos)  

WB Sails Round the Buoys 2013, HSK

Summer is finally here and the sun sailing has started with WB Sails Round the Buoys organized by HSK. Weather was stable and the day was enjoyable, anyhow action was not comparable to last years race. Open Slideshow  

WB Sails Round the Buoys 2012, HSK

WB Sails Round the Buoys with the best Finnish offshore yachts. Pictures from the first race before the wind died. Open Slideshow  

WB Sails Round the Buoys 2011, HSK

WB Sails Round the Buoys, HSK. Many yachts – many pictures.

WB Sails Round the Buoys 2009, HSK

200 pictures from sailing in light wind and sunny weather.  

WB Sails Round the Buoys 2008, HSK

Now all 300 pictures available. Noted that there is less pictures of the smaller classes. Sorry for that. Need to improve it in the future.