Second year of Finnish Championship in the new olympic class iQFoil. I had beforehand checked that the conditions would be good as previous year the championship suffered from lack of wind. Photos are from Saturday in wind around 10 m,/s and sunny wearher. Instagram video on Sailpix IG-account @eriksailpix Results at manage2sail.com webpage.
Formula 18 Finnish Championship organized by Helsingforssegelklubb (HSK). First day in sunny weather and good 8-10 m/s wind. Photos (51) are from 2 races in the afternoon. RESULTS at Manage2sail webpage.
For me Saturday started with some family activites, but later in afternoon I could go out on the sea and luckily was in time to photograph the whole third race at the Dragon Finnish Championship 2020. The racing conditions and also the photographing conditions were absolutely perfect. Below 62 best photos. Please enjoy. Results on manage2sail.com To present how full resolution photos look like, I have made a download link which is active for one week, ending 16th of August. All...
During the spring renovation of our 6mR yacht FIN-60 "Off Course" I heard that the Finnish Olympic sailing team is having a training camp the following week at the same sailing club, HSK (Helsingfors Segelklubb). I got out with my RIB on a sunny and windy day and got some photos of the laser class and just a couple of the fast moving 49ers and the new foiling iQFoil surfboards. After a short coffee break I picked up a drone and filmed the Windsurf Team foiling (and swimming). Unfortunately I didn't...
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 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...
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.
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 third race
First 36.7 Finland and Helsingfors Segelklubb (HSK) organizing the First 36.7 World Cup in Helsinki. First sailing day was delayed by the strong Northern wind causing some issues for the race committee getting the race course marked, but after the course had been set the sailing started in 10 m/s wind in nice sunshine. Photos are from the first and second race.