(Picture Jorma Rautapää 2014)
Champagne Regatta - Helsinki 2016 organized by Helsingfors Segelsällskap, takes place from Friday August 5th to Sunday August 7th. The regatta is open for classic yachts in handicap and one design classes.
The Regatta will also host the Open Nationals for the Nordic Folkboat class. The Nationals will start on Friday the 5th of Augusti. Other classes start their races on Saturday the 6th of august. There will be two races per day. The first race will start at 11.00 every day.
The race course is right in front of the HSS clubhouse. Restaurant Boathouse terrace or rocks nearby offers perfect place to watch the races. A ferry shuttle runs to HSS from merisatamanranta.
The main social event is The Champagne Regatta Dinner, is held on Saturday the 6th of August at the HSS Clubhouse at 7. p.m.
More information champagneregatta.fi.