Lake sailors won the Soling title at Hankø

Farkas Litkey, Kàroly Vesèr, Kristòf Wossala won the Soling World Championships 2024 after the last two races sunday.Nergaard, Horn Johanessen and Barne best of the Scandinavians with a bronze medal. The final races in this year’s world championship for Solings were more exciting than expected with ranking changes after two difficult races wherestrong currents and […]

Drama in high seas off Hankø

Kristian Nergaard broached and was thrown into the sea.It could have gone really bad when Nergaard, who had built up a clear lead in today’s first World Championship race went into a dangerous broach and was thrown into the water. Fortunately, he got hold of a line that he clung to and was pulled back […]

Easy, yet difficult on Hankø

Day two of the Soling WC offered many challenges. Dag Usterud solved them brilliantly and won both races. The organizer chose to postpone the start for Soling in anticipation of steady winds. It came gradually and when the race could finally start, the wind was blowing steadily north-west at 6-11 knots. The line favored the […]

Terje Wang (Norway) in the lead after day 1

The Hankø race course presented itself from its very best when the World Champonship for Soling was kicked off today, Tuesday 26 June. 37 sailors from 11 nations filled the fjord with colorful spinnakers in a steady southerly wind of 8-12 knots. The first race developed into a dogfight between BRA78 with Nelson Ilha, Manfredo […]

Tune-up and opening ceremony

Pictures from the tuneup race and opening ceremony tuesday 25th June: https://flic.kr/s/aHBqjBwM1e Video interview with Prinicipal Race Officer after the tuneup race: