Oyster Regatta Palma 2016

Record number of participants

With a total number of 43 boats and 350 competitors this year´s Oyster Regatta in Palma turned out to be the biggest ever. Oyster owners have gathered at the event for 12 years in Palma with their stunning yachts of 45ft-100ft. The regatta runs over 5 days and among the participating... Continue Reading

Congrats to Jesper Nielsen

2nd overall at the European Championship Contender

Determination wrapped in modesty

Jesper Nielsen just back from the European Championship in the Contender class with a silver medal is a guy with both feet on the ground, but a will do his best striving to keep improving his personal results. In 2012 and 2014 he was third at the... Continue Reading

Cowes Week 2016

Congrats to Lady Mariposa Racing

The traditional Cowes Week regatta dates back to 1826. Today between 800-1000 boats in approx. 40 different classes race for eight days. And this year, Lady Mariposa, Ker 46 was first in their class IRC 0. Their first Cowes Week - what an achievement.
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Congrats to Team Sydbank

Blue Ribbon Cup 2016

Blue Ribbon Cup 2016 organized by the Kieler Yacht-Club (KYC) and the Royal Danish Yacht Club (KDY) with Team Sydbank, X 41 on the podium as winner in their class!

Congrats - well done.

Photo: credit to Sven Jürgensen

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Santa, Landmark 43 crowned

as World Champion

Claus Landmark and his crew Calle Andersen, Geir Begby, Erik Brunborg, Henrik Dahl, Catharina Froste, Petter Hagelund, Morten Henriksen, Christoffer Jakobsen, Cecillia Jansson, Lars Landmark, and Stian Tonnesen delivered an outstanding and very stable performance, day after day. A... Continue Reading

The Neustadt Cup 2016

New HR-342 with EPEX sails

Brand-new HR-342 SY „Bente“ wins Neustadt-Cups 2016
with Elvstrøm, EPEX Sails

Just the day before the Neustadt-Cup Race 2016 the owner of a brand-new HR-342 names his yacht after his lovely daughter “Bente”. This name giving ceremony took place in... Show Details

Contender class with Danish imprint

Kieler Woche 2016

The Contender class at Kieler Woche 2016 has indeed proven to be a Danish success with Søren Dulong Andreasen from Hellerup Sejlklub as 1st,  Jesper Nielsen fra Aabenraa Sejl Club as 2nd and Jacob Skovgaard Kristensen from Hellerup Sejlklub as 3rd. Congrats to all of you!

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Palby Fyn Cup 2016

Light winds and changing conditions

The 2016 Palby Fyn cup started out with hardly no wind! But that didn´t stop Jens Quorning with his Dragonfire who was first over the line! The overall winner was a Melges 32, Challenger.

Elvstrøm Sails was nicely represented on many of the yachts, and indeed doing very... Show Details

Kornati Cup 2016

for the 16. time

On 1st of May the Kornati Cup 2016 started - for the 16th time. 107 boats from 17 different countries took part in the annual event organized by Pitter Yachtcharter and supported by Elvstrøm Sails. This year with a new route: Biograd - Piskera - Zut - Biograd.

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Maior 2016

ORC regatta

With varying weather conditions the Maior Race in Kiel 2016 was a challenging race. Rain and much wind on day 1, changing to a day 2 with almost no wind and postponement of races, and on day 3, everything was nice and sunny, with little wind.

Maior was a great success for the Elvstrøm... Show Details

Intensive preparations for the ORC Worlds

Getting tuned with tips

A large attendance

Close to 50 participants took part in the ORC preparation seminar at Elvstrøm Sails on Saturday 19 March. A long intensive day with a full programme on ORC rules & ISAF Safety rules by Michael Quist from ORC, racing Trim & Tips by William... Show Details