Tag : Nacra 17

Foiling Center, Helsinki

In autumn 2016 the Foiling Center with it’s base at Helsingfors Segelklubb (HSK) received their first foiling boat, a Nacra 20 FCS Carbon. It is the absolute top model in Nacra’s catamaran series. The coming summer 2017 the center will receive a semi-foiling Nacra 15, which is designed for youth sailors. The Nacra 15 will be rebuilt to a fully foiling model during the summer 2017. The center is also offering the opportunity to sail a Moth, a small foiling […]

F18 Finnish Championship 2015, SPS

Formula 18 catamarans Finnish Championships organized by Suomalainen Pursiseura (SPS). First race day Friday was rainy in the morning but late in the afternoon the sun was partly shining. Wind was decreasing, but the SPS race committee managed to organize three races in the varying wind. Saturday was a perfect race sailing day with good wind and just some random clouds. Really sporty racing throughout the day. RESULTS from the SPS webpage. Photos from Saturday Photos from Friday (please use the […]

Hanko Regatta 2015

Once again Hanko and HSF showed the best sides of summer and sailing for the more than 200 boats attending the biggest annual sailing regatta in Finland. During the three days everyone could enjoy the good races, sun, wind and good after sail partys. Results are available on the Hanko Regatta webpage. Photos from Friday (LYS start, race area C and D).   Photos from Saturday (race area D)   Photos from Sunday (2,4mR, Formula 18 and race area C) […]

Helsinki Regatta 2015

Helsinki Regatta has already during 60 years been the top sailing event in Helsinki. It is nowadays organized by an association Helsinki Sail Racing Management (HSRM) which has the leading Helsinki based sailing clubs BS, HSK, HSS, HTPS, M, NJK and SPS as members. Results on the Helsinki Regatta webpage. 6mR and 5m on Saturday (just a few photos) F18 on Sunday 6mR and 8mR on Sunday Dragon, Star, H-boat and Folkboat on Sunday More Helsinki Regatta photos: Sami Pitkänen samipitkanen.com […]

Hanko Regatta 2014 Saturday

The Saturday morning was foggy so the race committee postponed the start. After noon AP flag came down and all boats headed to the race courses. Quite soon the half of the boats returned as there was no wind or it was too foggy. Just F18 catamarans started and on another course also other smaller boats. Photos are from F18 race before it was stopped and from the main pier in the harbor where people were enjoying each others company on […]

Chuck Norris Challenge, HSS

First F18 ranking regatta of the season 2014 hosted by Helsingfors Segelsällskap together with Finnish Formula 18 Association and Finnish Sail Racing Organisation (FSRO). Just some photos (15) taken from the last start on Sunday while waiting for the Pro Sailor Race offshore sailors to come back from the “ocean”. Results.

Formula 18 Finnish Championship 2013, HSK

Formula 18 Finnish Championship organized by HSK. Pictures from Saturday and Sunday. View Slideshow  

F18 and Nacra 17 training

Some photos of two Formula 18 and one Nacra 17 teams training around Melkki Island, Helsinki. View Slideshow