ÅF Offshore Race News

  • Imperiet overall winner ÅF Offshore Race 2017

    2017-07-05 - ÅF Offshore Race

    Imperiet II is the overall winner of ÅF Offshore Race – Round Gotland 2017. Early Wednesday morning it was clear that none of the boats behind would be able to catch up.

  • New speed record around Gotland

    2017-07-03 - ÅF Offshore Race

    Ludde Ingvall with crew on the 100-footer CQS made a new speed record in ÅF Offshore Race - round Gotland, when entering the port at Sandhamn Monday evening. Twenty years since he last broke the rec ...

  • ÅF Offshore Race has started

    2017-07-02 - ÅF Offshore Race

    ÅF Offshore Race 2017 has started. Tacking starts in light winds on the sunny Stockholm waters meant that the crews on the 241 boats had to make difficult decisions between taking time consuming mano ...

  • Finnish boom at ÅF Offshore Race

    2017-07-01 - ÅF Offshore Race

    Thirteen countries are represented in this year's ÅF Offshore Race. Finland has more than 20 boats and we met up with Tor Lundström, skipper on the Baltic 43 Xantippe and Finish Champion in offshore ...

  • Back after 80 years

    2017-06-30 - ÅF Offshore Race

    80 years ago the ketch ”Peter von Seestermühe” visited Sweden to participate in the race around Gotland. Now she is back as the only yacht in the ÅF Offshore Race 2017 which also participated the ver ...

  • Racing on melted snow

    2017-07-01 - ÅF Offshore Race

    Galactic Viking is dressed in Helly Hansen clothing and competing in SRS Big Boat class in ÅF Offshore Race 2017. The alpine skiing star Maria Pietilä-Holmner with four medals from the World Champion ...

  • Big interest in the record regatta

    2017-06-29 - ÅF Offshore Race

    The Race Village for the offshore race round Gotland - ÅF Offshore Race 2017 – opened om Thursday in central Stockholm. The race will start on Sunday and take the boats through the archipelago, aroun ...

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The Royal Swedish Yacht Club (KSSS) is Sweden's biggest and oldest sailing club. It was founded in 1830 and has around 5,000 members.

KSSS organizes camps, junior and elite training and long distance asiling. We are also the leading race organizer in Sweden. ÅF Offshore Race (formerly the Round Gotland Race) is the most famous race and is also one of the world's biggest offshore races.

Artemis Racing competes in the America’s Cup World Series and RC44 Championship Tour. Artemis Racing represents the Royal Swedish Yacht Club (KSSS).