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Hanko Regatta 2019

The greatest sailing regatta in Finland with about 250 boats competing in 18 different classes. Three days of tight race sailing and nice social life in Hanko, the southernmost town of Finland. Friday was a day of big waves especially at the race area D with the bigger keelboats. Friday photos (45) – Area C (5m, A-Boat, Albin Express, Dragon, Finn, Folkboat, Hai)   Friday photos (115) – Area D (6mR, 8mR, First 31.7, H-boat, J80)   Saturday was a […]

Open Spring Match Race Cup 2019, NJK

Opening of the Match Race season with the Grade 2 Open Spring Match Race Cup at NJK, Björkholmen. Photos are from Sunday. Congratulations to the winners, team Wosiński, as well as to Team Tallberg in 2nd place and van Beek in 3rd place.     This time the photos were taken without the Sailpix RIB, which is still waiting for the launch. First series is from the shore of Hanasaari island and the second series of photos are taken with […]

Hanko Regatta 2018

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 2017

After a 3 week windy period it was time again for Finland’s greatest annual race sailing regatta in Hanko. Weak wind and clear sunny weather kept the sailors long days on the sea, so it was real aftersail party after all sailing days. Not so much actionful photos in the mix of 76 sailing photos, but the better feeling on the pier. List of all Hanko Regatta photos 2006-2017.   The aftersail photos are from Saturday with 6mR yacht Boré […]

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)  

Hanko Regatta 2016

The one and greatest Hanko Regatta was sailed on the second weekend of July in varying winds and some fog on Saturday morning. Almost 200 yachts in 17 different classes on 4 separate race areas during three days makes it a popular regatta for a hardcore sailor and for less serious holiday sailors as well. Sorry for not having any photos of the Moth class. I was just not on the right place on the right time. 25 photos from […]

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, […]