Helsinki – Tallinna Race Swan 51 Eira August 14-16, 2020Sold by: Southern Ocean Co.
350,00 € /person
The Helsinki – Tallinna Race is a real off-shore race. The yachts leave Helsinki on Friday evening and head out onto the Gulf of Finland where the August night falls. The Race ends in Tallinn on Saturday morning. On Saturday night the price-givin ceremony takes place in the Piritta harbour and then starts the Race Party. On Sunday we have a leisurely sail back.
Join the Race on the Swan 51 s/y Eira and do the race in classic Nautor Swans style. No previous racing experience is required, the crew is happy to show you the ropes and s/y Eira and introduce you to race tactics.
Gather a group of people or join solo, both are possible.
The price includes
- Sailing including training
- A bunk on Eira for the two nights (one out at sea and the other in Tallinn)
- All meals on-board
- Bed linen
- Safety equipment
- Rain gear
Price does not include:
- Meals and other expenses in Tallinn.
8 in stock
Information for participants
Helsinki, NJK Valkosaari, Friday, August 14, 2020 15.00 (3 PM, you can arrive starting from 12:00, see map for boat location)
Helsinki, NJK Valkosaari, Sunday August 16, 2020, 18:00 (6.00 PM)
Valid passport (Russian visa not needed)
Rain gear and cold weather clothing, remember that the Gulf of Finland can be quite cold still in June
Headgear, sun glasses and warm 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 s/y Eira for one the the big Finnish offshore races, the Helsinki – Tallinn Race. 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 Helsinki – Tallinn race 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!
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′|
SOC provides a chance to go sailing one of the legends of the seas, on the Nautor's Swan 51 s/y Eira bluewater yacht. We offer packages and taylormade sailing opportunities for companies and individuals onboard s/y Eira.
Eira is a fast powerful ocean cruiser/racer that has done 26 Atlantic crossings, six under the current ownership. She is exactly what it says on the tin and feeling her throw her weight around under your precise command behind the wheel is something every sailor and landlubber to become sailor should feel at least once. With her gracious interior and welcoming cabins she makes a perfect home for a longer stay, let alone a weekend out with good company that all feel hungry for that "little more".
Professionally run and with the guidance of a captain that has sailed more than 60 000 sea miles with her you can be assure to get all your questions answered and a helping hand on what ever your task is onboard. The crew usually consists of different nationalities which gives a nice international touch to the operation. We are proud to offer you a place onboard and are ready to answer all your questions pre-travel as well as welcome you to visit us at our homeport in Helsinki to get a first glimpse what its all about.