ÅF Offshore Race News

  • Start date 2019

    2018-10-10 - ÅF Offshore Race

    The start date for ÅF Offshore Race 2019 is Sunday the 30th June at Skeppsholmen, Stockholm.

  • Du Soleil overall winner of ÅF Offshore Race 2018

    2018-07-04 - ÅF Offshore Race

    Du Soleil, an IMX 40 skippered by Fredrik Hertzman and an amateur team, took a close win on corrected time according to the Swedish rating system SRS in the 2018 edition of ÅF Offshore Race.

  • Wednesday morning

    2018-07-04 - ÅF Offshore Race

    At 8.45 AM Wednesday, 152 yachts have finished the race, 46 have abandoned racing and 39 are still out on the water.

  • Report: Tuesday evening in Sandhamn

    2018-07-03 - ÅF Offshore Race

    t 8.00 PM Tuesday, 40 yachts have finished the race, 45 have abandoned racing and 152 are still out on the water.

  • Furiosa still in front

    2018-07-02 - ÅF Offshore Race

    Furiosa, a Cookson 50 with Rolf Relander from Estonia as Skipper, still leads the fleet around Gotland. They passed the mark outside of Visby at 11.28 am and the next checkpoint will be Almagrundet, ...

  • Sailors rescued from capsized trimaran

    2018-07-01 - ÅF Offshore Race

    The Trimaran, Carbon Tiger has capsized on Gotska Sjön during the evening. The four crew members have been rescued by the Navy Rescue Helicopter, all reported to be ok and without the need for medica ...

  • The start is done – now the real race starts

    2018-07-01 - ÅF Offshore Race

    All classes have now started and are on the way to the open sea. With 12 starting groups and 239 starting boats with 5-8 m/s northeast winds it is not certain that all will go well. But it did this y ...

  • Three different races in Stockholm City

    2018-06-30 - ÅF Offshore Race

    Today Saturday at 12:00 the first start of the inner archipelago race ÅF Inshore Race takes place. The course is start at Fjäderholmarna and via Nacka Strand, Lidingö, Djurgården and finish at Kastel ...

  • 248 yachts in the 2018 edition of the ÅF Offshore Race

    2018-06-30 - ÅF Offshore Race

    A competitive fleet of yachts have gathered in Stockholm for the 2018 edition of the ÅF Offshore Race, a unique race that starts in the heart of the city, stretches through the beautiful archipelago ...

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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).