Kappsegling

Laser Master Swedish Championship

2017-02-21 - Kappsegling A big heartily welcome to Sandhamn in August 2017 for the International Swedish Championship in Laser Master!

Laser Master Swedish Championship 2017
Part of Sandhamnsregattan powered by Resevaruhuset

The Swedish Championship in Laser Master will be part of The Royal Swedish Yacht Club’s (KSSS) Sandhamnsregattan, the yacht clubs oldest regatta celebrating 120 years in 2017 and it will be  backed by  Resevaruhuset as a title sponsor. 

The Sandhamnregatta will also be hosting a Classic class that will be racing both off- and inshore courses as part of the ”Baltic Classic Master Cup”.  With an expected 130 Laser Master sailors and potentially 50 Classic yachts racing in Sandhamn, we will see 400 to 500 sailors meeting, greeting and racing side by side this year. This will be a superb summer sailing event! Welcome to Sandhamn and KSSS! 

Race Location: On and around the island of Sandhamn
Dates: 10th -13th August, 2017
Accommodation: The Laser Master sailors will be offered exclusive access to accommodation on the island of Lökholmen. The cabins are simple in style and offered at an attractive rate of 350SEK/night/person. For other type of accommodation, we recommend you to book (early!) with the hotels on the island of Sandhamn. 

Find out more on: www.destinationsandhamn.se 

Food: Sailors will be offered both breakfast and lunch packages at attractive prices, at Lökholmen.
Logistics: KSSS will arrange a ferry transport from the mainland to Sandhamn on Thursday and a return transport on Sunday. Parking will be available on the mainland. Total cost will be 750SEK/boat. 

Event Program:

  • Thu (10th Aug): Transport from mainland by ferry to Sandhamn.  Possible ”tune-up” race in the afternoon. Inauguration ceremony in the evening for Laser Master and Classic class, on Sandhamn island.
  • Fri (11th Aug):  1st race day. Joint “After Sail” with Classic class at the island of Lökholmen.
  • Sat (12th Aug): 2nd race day. Price giving cocktail and ceremony. Regatta dinner for Laser Master at Lökholmen island.
  • Sun (13th Aug): Return transport by ferry from Sandhamn to the mainland. 

Continuous updates and registration via: www.ksss.se (Registration opens at the beginning of March, 2017)

The Royal Swedish Yacht Club (KSSS) look forward to seeing you at Sandhamn in August!