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Baltic cruising

Visit a unique archipelago Experience the unique Finnish Archipelago Sea. More than 50 000 islands and islets spread between Finland and Åland alone, creating the most enchanting cruising grounds in the Baltic and indeed the world. Add to this the Stockholm archipelago on the Swedish side, and you can spend a lifetime exploring. We offer …

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RORC Baltic 600 PoC race 3-9 June 2021

Finnish Ocean Racing Association FORA will organize a proof of concept 650nm Race withRoyal Ocean Racing Club RORC on the Baltic Sea from 3rd of June 2021. Aim of the race is tostart organizing RORC Baltic 600 Race (work name) starting 2022. The 650NM race starts and finishes in Kaivopuisto naturalstadium in Helsinki city center …

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Covid-19 slog till i Karibien

Senaste vinter seglade vi omkring i Karibien, främst kring Windward Islands, när Coronan slog till. Vi fastnade i Fort-de-France på Martinique när utegångsförbud utlystes och grannöarna stängde sina gränser. Liggande under hela lockdown mestadels för ankar vid Fort Saint Louis blev utsikten över Fort-de-France centrum mer än välbekant. Den besättning vi hade räknat med för hemfärden över Atlanten tilläts inte flyga till varken Martinique, eller någon annan ö i Karibien, så vi funderade en hel del på hur vi skulle ta oss hem till Finland.

Atlantic West to East

We will be crossing the Atlantic back to Europe in May 2022. We’ll start from Antigua on May 8th, setting course for the Azores. We’ll spend a few days exploring the islands, and then we’ll continue to Faro, Portugal. You are invited to join us as crew members, either for the full trip or parts …

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Markus och Marit Renlund hoppade av ekorrhjulet – och fastnade i en coronastängd karibisk hamn i nio veckor

JOHANNA HÄGGBLOM/HBL19.11.2020 08:30 UPPDATERAD 19.11.2020 14:39 PREMIUM För ett år sedan seglade Markus och Marit Renlund över Atlanten för att få fart på sitt företag med charterseglatser. Men i Karibiens coronastängda hamn satt de inlåsta på sin båt i nio veckor. Besättningen kunde inte heller ta sig fram – så de fick segla hem på tumanhand. Tanken att …

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Suursaari Race, 11 – 13 June 2021

Suursaari race is the largest offshore race in Finland, taking place June 11th to June 12th or 13th.This is the race in which the elite of the Finnish offshore racers are participating. The start is outside Haukilahti in Espoo on Friday evening, from where we head out to sea. We will sail east, rounding the …

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Finnish Archipelago Cruise 2021, July 26th – August 1st

This is your chance to experience the unique Finnish archipelago, with more than 50 000 island and islets at the height of the season. The weather is usually nice and the water warm, and we will be visiting several islands in the best part of the archipelago – the Finnish Archipelago Sea. The start and …

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Barösund Runt, 6-8 August 2021

Barösund Runt is a very social event spanning the whole weekend 6-8 August. We will leave from Espoo on Friday morning, arriving in Barösund, one of the most beautiful places on the Finnish south coast, on Friday afternoon an well be back in Espoo on Sunday afternoon. It is also possible for a lesser fee …

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Helsinki-Tallinnarace, 20-22 August 2021

Helsinki Tallinna Race, 20-22 August, is the largest sailing event in Finland with up to 200 participating yachts. The race itself is a one way night stint from Helsinki to Tallinn. The start is on Friday evening with the yachts usually (depending on the wind) arriving in Tallinn when it is still dark. We will …

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