Unstable Winds No Match For Champions

The 49erFX fleet raced first off the waters of Barcelona.  As the sea breeze grew it was a much lighter start than day 1, with the teams crouching on the wing for the first two races, before the wind filled in to ten knots for the third race. 2015 World and European Champions, Giulia Conti […]

Last Chance to Compare Before Rio and Fleet Rejuvenation

The 2016 European Championship from Barcelona, Spain marks a turning point between the 2016 quadrennial and the 2020 Tokyo Quadrennial.  As most of the Olympic fleet has been decided, many top team who will not be racing in Rio will take a break, or maybe just a breath, before reassessing their futures in Olympic sailing.  […]

Early Fee until June 13th

Remember to register for the Europeans at the latest on June 13th in order to qualify for the early registration fee. Sailors register here, and coaches here. Banktransfers and credit card payment are accepted. For any questions or comments please contact Patrick Andersson. Welcome to the Europeans and to Helsinki! Photo: Eero Lehtinen

Free Public Transport

Helsinki Region Transport, the organization responsible for public  transport in Helsinki has granted all participants in the 49er Europeans free use of public  transport in the Finnish capital. At registration sailors and coaches get a card that allows them to use buses, trams and metro (underground) within Helsinki without having to pay any fees. That card […]


Sunday 7 July 2013   The final day highlight video can be found at: http://youtu.be/tXfkw-rHl5s   GOLD TO NEW ZEALAND AND DENMARK IN 49ER AND 49ERFX EUROPEANS The climax day of racing at the SAP 49er & 49erFX Europeans 2013 in Aarhus, Denmark, delivered a nail-biting finale. Crowds came out to witness the action on the […]

SAP 49er & 49erFX Europeans 2013 – PRESS RELEASE: Friday 5 July 2013

   The daily video can be found here: http://youtu.be/bs2nTYEzfpo   ALL CHANGE AS 2012 OLYMPIC SILVER MEDALLISTS BURLING AND TUKE MOVE INTO THE LEAD IN THE 49ER, WITH DENMARK’S BAAD NIELSEN AND THUSGAARD OLSEN DOMINATING 49ER FX FLEET   The breeze increased on race day 4 at the SAP 49er & 49erFX Europeans 2013 in Aarhus, […]