• 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 record he did it again.

  • 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 manoeuvres or sail on in inferior winds in order to gain dis ...

  • 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 racing 2002.

  • 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 very first year.

  • 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 Championships in skiing has changed her natural element; snow, t ...

  • 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, around the island of Gotland and back. The boats will arrive ...

  • Artemis Racing launches its America’s Cup Class Yacht

    2017-02-22 - America's Cup

    Artemis Racing's new race yacht, “Magic Blue”, was christened today by Torbjörn Törnqvist's wife, Natalia, at a special celebration in Bermuda. The launch sees the culmination of more than three years of intense design and development work, which began al ...

  • New Framework Agreement Creates Strong Future For The America’s Cup

    2017-01-25 - America's Cup

    A vision for the future of the America’s Cup has been agreed by current competitors that would see long-sought stability and continuity in the competition for the oldest trophy in international sport.