Barösund Runt race on Swan 51 Eira – July 31 – August 2, 2020

Sold by: Southern Ocean Co.

420,00  /person

How would you like a 3 day archipelago cruise with a sail race and a sailors party thrown in for fun? The is the Barösund race concept on-board Nautor’s Swan 51 Eira. Enjoy the superbly beautiful archipelago west of Helsinkin and hone your sailing and racing skills in the process.

s/y Eira leaves from Helsinki on Friday. On the way to Barösund (some 40 NM west of Helsinki), you will have a chance to get to know the boat as well as your fellow crew members. The race itself takes place on Saturday. The fleet will round the Orslandet island and sail through some of the most beautiful parts of the Finnish archipelago. Saturday night is party time in the Barösund marina and on Sunday s/y Eira returns to Helsinki.

Barösund Runt was elected “most well organized regatta in Finland” in 2017 and it certainly is an event not to miss!

The price includes:

  • The sail and sailing instruction
  • Accommodation on-board s/y Eira
  • Meals on-board
  • Bedlinen
  • Safety gear
  • Race dinner on Saturday (meal)

Not included

  • Dinner drinks
  • Trips to and from Helsinki if you join by car

8 in stock

  • Additional information

Information for participants


Helsinki, NJK Valkosaari, Friday, July 31, 2020 at 11:00 (AM)


Helsinki, NJK Valkosaari, Sunday, August 2, 2020 at 18:00 (6 PM)

The Barösund Runt race course

The Barösund Runt race takes you trough some of the most beautiful and varied archipelago scenery in Finland (the world?). Experience both the rugged and rocky outer archipelago as well as the lush and green inner archipelago during the a single day of racing.

Barösund Runt race course

Personal equipment

Rain gear and cold weather clothing, remember that the Gulf of Finland can be chilly even in August

Headgear, sun glasses and warm gloves

Sailing gloves

Smart casuals for the price giving and party

Sebastian, skipper on s/y Eira, welcomes you

Hello friends of sailing and sail racing. It’s my pleasure to welcome you aboard for one the the Finnish version of the Round the Island Race, the Barösund Runt. On Eira we have a laid-back but hardworking attitude to racing and lots of fun time on shore in the evening. If you are interested in having a relaxed time in good company while racing, then doing the a regatta on Eira is definitely your thing! Come along by yourself or bring your friends, new sailor friends will be waiting for you just behind the next headland!

Skipper Sebastian welcomes you

Information about s/y Eira

Eira is a 51 foot performance cruiser built by the famous Nautor shipyard in Pietarsaari, Finland. Designed by German FreRs and launched in 1981, she is an icon of her era.

Length overall 15.62m / 51.25′
Beam 4.49m / 14.73′
Draft 2.70m / 8.9′
Displacement 18,000kg
Fuel 384l
Water 700l
Engine Perkins 82HP
Swan 51 pohjapiirustus
Swan 51 Eira interior

Saloon/dining area

Swan 61 Eira interior

Aft cabin