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
Season opening for the Finnish Off Shore sailors and for Sailpix. Race was sailed in light wind which increased during the day with plenty of sunshine. RESULTS ..and a 30 second video from the ORC1 class start.
Last offshore race of the season 2014 in Finland. Name of the race "Karvalakki" means "fur hat", which you can recognize in many of the 133 photos taken during the warm and partly sunny day. Results.
Second day at the X-Yachts Finland Cup, which is traditionally sailed in Hanko and races organized by HSF. Event is a come-together regatta for all X-Yacht sailors and is friendly hosted by Robi Gripenberg from X-Yachts Finland. Pictures are from X-41, X-99 and Family class races. At the end of the slideshows pictures from first day pricegiving and dinner.
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)
Karvalakkikisa (Fur Hat Race) organized by Koivusaaren Pursiseura was the last Offshore race of the season. Results.
The Grand Prix Volkswagen X-35 Cup moved over for the weekend from Sweden to sunny Hanko, where the GP3 was sailed. At the same time the X-41 class had their own race. X-35 results and X-41 results. Open Slideshow
The X Sail Racing Team is organizing sail training for all offshore sailing teams. Here some pictures from two separate training sessions 16.5.2013 and 30.5.2013.
X-Yachts Finland Cup 2011 in Hanko, Finland. Photos from Thursday in light wind. Photos from Friday in some stronger wind. Saturday pricegiving ceremony and party.
X-35 happening at HSK with three X-Yachts 35's.