Two Courses, 138 boats on the South Course, 120 boats on the North Course, 120 volunteers and three days of beautiful mediterranean-like sailing conditions ‘made’ it a brilliant North Sea Regatta for the sailors! After three days of amazing sailing conditions the Dutch champions are crowned in ORC 2, ORC 3 and ORC TwoHanded (offshore and inshore races combined), class champions…
Dutch Ker 46, Van Uden, skippered by Gerd-Jan Poortman, is the winner of the 2017 North Sea Race. Having won both IRC and ORC overall. Piet Vroon’s Ker 53 took Line Honours for the 181 nautical mile race, and place third after time correction.
On Saturday 27 May the North Sea Regatta Week 2017 kicks off with the Vuurschepen Race from Scheveningen to Harwich! On the start line we’ll see 64 yachts of which 38 yachts are fully crewed and 16 teams are participating in the TwoHanded class.
Registration for the North Sea Regatta Week 2017 is open! Enter now and get the advantages of being an early bird.
The North Sea Regatta Week 2017 will be a fun and exciting week of racing starting on Saturday 27 May with the Vuurschepenrace and ending on Sunday 4 June.