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Night Navigation Course

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Ever tried to figure out how ships move at night based on their navigational lights? How does a watch keeping rota work? How about safety at night? How to do sail changes seamlessly in pitch dark? All these questions and lots more will find their answers at our Night Navigation Course in October. This course […]

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Barösund Runt race

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Participate in the Barösund Runt on-board Nautor’s Swan 51 Eira. s/y Eira leaves from Helsinki on Friday, August 3. On the way to Barösund (some 40 NM west of Helsinki), you will have a chance to get to know the boat as well as your fellow crewmembers. The race itself takes place on Saturday. On the […]

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Hanko Regatta

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Hanko Regatta is the biggest sail-racing event in Finland and always draws a big crowd ready to sail fast and party hard. The Regatta has been organized for about half a century and always seems to bring out the best in both the Finnish weather and participants. Out on the racecourse adrenalin levels run high […]

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Suursaari Race

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Join s/y Eira on an offshore race beyond the Russian border and back. The Suursaari Race is the Finnish equivalent to the Fastnet race and takes the participants around Suursaari, the biggest island in the eastern Gulf of Finland. Suursaari (or Hogland) used to be a Finnish island but was ceded to Russia after WW2 and is an […]

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Boat-Handling Course

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This course is for people considering or owning yachts as a brush up or introduction to basic parking and manoeuvring skills. We will go through the proper use of rovers, fenders, spring lines to useful knots and ways to tie up a yacht under different conditions and moorings. You will have the possibility to go […]

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Labor Day Race

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Labor Day Race is a fun sail from Tallinn to Helsinki to mark the first days of spring. After the crossing to Helsinki we will start the Labour Day festivities. The boat will be parked at the Katajanokka quest harbour next to the waterfront restaurant scene. The party will be on the boat as well as the […]

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