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The Blå Jungfrens (Blue Virgin) Race.

With a mystical history and many tales of witches, Vikings and superstitions going back centuries, the island of Blå Jungfrens is located between Kalmar Län on mainland Sweden and the island of Öland.

Setting off from the city of Kalmar as part of the Kalmar Regatta, the course takes competitors under the Öland bridge, up to the island and back down under the bridge once again to the Regatta village in Kalmar city.  A race distance of approximately 70nm.  

A shorthanded off shore race for single and double handed crews there is a later start for female only crews, first time racers and a family crew race.  An overnight race that sees barely any darkness scheduled shortly after Midsummer.

For further information and registration please contact us.

The Öland Runt (Round Öland Race) is an offshore sailing race in the Baltic Sea, arranged by SOLVIT RACING AB and the local Sailing Clubs in Kalmar and Öland.  A focal point of the week long KALMAR REGATTA festival.  

Setting off from the historic city of Kalmar on mainland Sweden.  Starting just after Midsummer means the sun barely assets in the competitors during as they navigate around the 137km long island of land.  Completing a race distance of approximately 160nm.

The competition is divided into various classes all sailing on one course around the island.  Open to both modern and classic yachts of all lengths with crews ranging from professional sailors to family and amateur first time racers

The Blå Jungfrens (Blue Virgin) Race.

With a mystical history and many tales of witches, Vikings and superstitions going back centuries, the island of Blå Jungfrens is located between Kalmar Län on mainland Sweden and the island of Öland.

Setting off from the city of Kalmar as part of the Kalmar Regatta, the course takes competitors under the Öland bridge, up to the island and back down under the bridge once again to the Regatta village in Kalmar city.  A race distance of approximately 70nm.  

A shorthanded off shore race for single and double handed crews there is a later start for female only crews, first time racers and a family crew race.  An overnight race that sees barely any darkness scheduled shortly after Midsummer.

For further information and registration please contact us.