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Race 1 – Halmstad to Kotka


Take part in the epic race start of the Tall Ships Races 2017, with a spectacular launch in Halmstad, Sweden. After the festivities you will be embark on an exciting voyage north across the Baltic Sea toward Kotka, Finland.

Your journey between these two iconic Scandinavian countries will begin when you sail south through the Øresund Straight and under the famous Øresund Bridge into the Baltic Sea. You’ll experience some of the best sea views that Northern Europe has to offer as you navigate your way through the Baltic Islands and the Gulf of Finland to your destination port of Kotka, Finland.

This 10-day passage through the Baltic Sea will provide you with ideal racing conditions, which will help you hone your existing or new found sailing skills. You’ll also have lots of time to bond with your crewmates in what will be an unforgettable sailing experience.

Shtandart

Shtandart

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Gratitude

Gratitude

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Aglaia

Aglaia

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Valborg

Valborg

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Rupel

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Zryw

Zryw

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General Zaruski

General Zaruski

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Sorlandet

Sorlandet

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sail training ship helena

Helena

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Akela

Akela

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Vega Gamleby

Vega Gamleby

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Kapitan Borchardt

Kapitan Borchardt

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Black Diamond of Durham

Black Diamond of Durham

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vessel-santa-maria-manuela

Santa Maria Manuela

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St Iv

St Iv

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Leila

Leila

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Astrid

Astrid (Finland)

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Urania

Urania

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Pogoria

Pogoria

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Challenge Wales

Challenge Wales

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Tre Kronor Af Stockholm

Tre Kronor af Stockholm

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Loa

Loa

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Esprit

Esprit

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Thermopylae Clipper

Thermopylae Clipper

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Morgenster

Morgenster

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Royalist (image courtesy of Max Mudie/ASTO)

Royalist

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Royal Helena

Royal Helena

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Bies

Bies

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Constantia

Constantia

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Neva

Neva

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Fryderyk Chopin

Fryderyk Chopin

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Ocean Scout

Ocean Scout

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Sail training vessel Gigi.

Gigi

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sail training ship mari ann

Mari-Ann

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Forward

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Navigator

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Betty

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De Gallant

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Filou

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Rus

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Merisissi III

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Dar Szczecina

Dar Szczecina

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Roztocze

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Silesia .pl

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Gmina Police

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Tuulelind

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Urtica

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Cisne Branco

Fully booked for this race.

Mircea

Mircea

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Shabab Oman II

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Belle Poule

Belle Poule

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Adventure (RUS 50)

Adventure (Rus 50)

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Nauticus

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Tara

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Zenobe Gramme

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Skonnerten Jylland

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Tornado

Fully booked for this race.