Young Teams Performing Well during the North Sea Race

Young Teams Performing Well during the North Sea Race The turn out has been great for both the Vuurschepen Race and the North Sea Race, the weather cooperated and we are happy to see many young faces on the starting line. Remarkable were the big boat teams Rotterdam Offshore Sailing Team (ROST) and Team Bolsius Bouscholte filled with young…

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Will you be our Valentine?

Valentine’s Day is around the corner and still looking for that perfect gift for your love? We have an idea for you! Why not surprise with a registration to the North Sea Regatta. It’s super simple just head over to NSR.nl and click the registration tab as an added bonus the Early Bird discount still…

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What an evening… the start of the Vuurschepen Race

What an evening… the start of the Vuurschepen Racet was a rainy, grey cold morning in the Netherlands on May 28, 2019. As it continued to rain throughout the morning many people questioned if the sun would make an appearance as promised in the afternoon. To many surprises the sun did come out, the skies…

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Vuurschepenrace 8-10 May 2018

Dear Vuurschepenrace worshipers,   Last Tuesday the starting shot was given for the Vuurschepenrace from the Estrella. It was a great start where the tide had to be taken into account because the wind was almost gone …. Nice that everyone managed to reach the start in time. The advantage was that beautiful pictures could…

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Voor wie het VSR artikel in het blad Zeilen nog niet gezien had…

ZEEZEILRACE BLIJFT BOEIEN Eind mei wordt-ie weer gevaren: de Vuurschepenrace. Het is een van de weinige offshore zeilwedstrijden die vanuit Nederland wordt gevaren. Voor veel Nederlandse zeezeilers is dit dé kans om tegen Britse zeezeilers te racen. Wat maakt die race zo bijzonder? Adriaan van Stolk (87) voer zijn allereerste Vuurschepenrace in 1979 met zijn…

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The Vuurschepen Race Experience

After a beautiful start of the Vuurschepen Race in Scheveningen (NL), all boats arrived safely in Harwich (UK). In the UK teams spent the day to rest up, enjoyed lunch at the Butt & Oyster followed by the award ceremony at The Royal Harwich Yacht Cluband to prepare for their journey back with the North Sea Race hosted by the RORC.…

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