Marstrand Big Boat Race 2014 Poster

2012 – 37 boats

2012 wast the first edition of Marstrand Big Boat Race. A full weekend of windward-leeward
racing that attracted 37 boats. 270 sailors, families and friends had a great time.

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2013 – 64 boats

2013 the event grew to 64 boats from Sweden, Norway and Denmark. GVA Consultants 
came onboard as title sponsor. 570 personer had dinner at Carlstens Castle.

More from 2013…

2014 – ?? boats

2014 we’re planning for +90 boats and even bigger international attendance… Besides GVA, sponsors are Henri-Lloyd, North Sails, B&G, Rutgerson, Vinn Group and several others.


Marstrand Big Boat Race is a race by sailors for sailors. The concept is simple

  • Two days of intense racing – for both pros and amateurs.
  • Great social events – breakfasts, our famous dock-party and the biggest regatta dinner on the west coast.
  • Family friendly – activities för everyone on the beautiful island of Marstrand.


The regatta is open to all yachts with a valid SRS ≥1.220. Participants with a valid rating certificate from the Scandinavian countries will get a free SRS-certificate. Racing in 2 or 3 classes depending on the number of boats. OD classes with 5 boats or more will be scored separately as well as in the SRS class.


Friday May 30: feeder race from Skagen, welcome party.

Saturday May 31: breakfast and skippers meeting, 3 w/l races on the Marstrand fjord,  dock-party & dinner.

Sunday June 1: breakfast and skippers meeting, 3 w/l races, prize giving.

Entries 2014

J/92 Ninja, Peter Amundin
Dominant 105 Lady Godiva, Anders Dahlsö
X-332 CheXet, Peter Gustafsson
X-332 X3M, Bertil Rohlén
X-34 TemptationX, Jonas Karlsson
X-99 Båt, Linus Jacobson
X-99 eXilia, Team eXilia
X-99 Maxx, Marcus Davidsson
SwedeStar 370 Stella, Stefan Möller
Xp 33 Norix, Stephan Berntsson
Dehler 34SV Grynet, Anders Nilsson
First 36.7 Cajo, Lars-Gunnar Gydemo
First 36.7 Surfer Girl, Tomas Wängberg
First 36.7 Zigge First, Claes Hellström
Bavaria Match 35 Kaxi, Karl Jönsson,
X-119 Carmen, Göran Wiking
Dehler 36SQ Esquire, Krister Ahlqvist
First 35 Blade II, Mats Berntsson,
First 35 Elusive, Krister Gustafson, 1,282
First 35 Jolie, Markus Svensson, 1,286
First 35 Kwanza, Sten Haeger
First 35 Rebellion, Carl Fjällman
First 35 Wasabi, Stein Ødegård,
Salona 37 Team Vencom, Martin Nilsson
Cheetah 30 Cheetah, Mikael Vesala
X-35 X-Ray, Björn Rosengren
Mumm 36 Aero, Roger Ahlqvist
Farr 30 Matrisen, Robert Szabo
Centerline 40 Breaking Wind, Ulf Nilsson
Xp38 Breezin, Morten Gaarud
Xp38 BlueS, Hans Johansson
Xp38 Soldier Blue, Lars Ive
Xp38 Xpresso, Patrik Jenemark
IMX-40 Gertrud, Peter Örtendahl
IMX-40 Mandalay, Willian Friis-Møller
J/111 Blur, Peter Gustafsson
Arcona 410 DAD Sportswear, Anders Nordström
First 40 Karukera, Ola Sandell
King 40 Magic, Aasmund Drolsum
First 45 Flying Scotsman, Colin Campbell
Landmark 43 Destin, Tore Kandahl
JV44 Wildcard, Ole Aabel
GP42 Al Capone, Christian von Trepka
Cookson 50 Camilla, Johan Frost
TP52 Wolfpack, Thomas Nilsson

Register for Marstrand Big Boat Race 2014…

  • Brilliant arrangements with lots of joy.
  • The best regatta of the year!
  • One of the the absolute highlights of the yearSweden’s best regatta, both on the water and socially.
  • It’s only once a year you have the chance to a attend a ”mediterranean” regatta in Sweden that attracts so many good boats and sailors.
  • Great organisation, nothing left to chance.
  • A complete event where everyone felt welcome, bot sailors and their families.