PRACTICAL INFO

MIDSUMMER SOLO CHALLENGE

 

PRACTICAL INFO

 

THE FULL PROGRAM

June 7th, Thursday afternoon

Reserved pontoon in Marstrand harbour.

13:00 Launch for trailer boats (see below).

19:00 Dinner (included in the registration fee), registration & skippers briefing at Villa Maritime.

 

June 8th, Friday

10:00-13:00 Starts for the different classes

 

June 9th, Saturday

Finishes during the day.

Informal get-together in the afternoon/evening at Villa Maritime. Wear your finisher shirt for discounts.

Prize-giving.

 

June 10th, Sunday

12:00 Time limit.

Wrap-up.

13:00 Hoist for trailer boats (see below).

 

In 2019 we plan to move the race forward one week, to be able to deliver the full “Swedish package” with the solo challenge, the traditional midsummer festivities and the double-handed race Bohusracet in three intense weekends.

 

OVERVIEW OF THE AREA

 

1 = The place to hoist boats.

2 = Villa Maritime: dinner, registration, skippers briefing & informal get together.

3 = Our reserved pontoons (H & G)

4 = Toilet & showers

5 = Slip

6 = Strandverken, confirm your finish here to get finisher shirt & finisher beer

 

Link to dynamic map

 

WHERE TO MOORE THE BOAT

There will be a reserved pontoons in the Marstrand harbour from Thursday 12:00 to Sunday 16:00. Below you see the docking plan.The pontoons are low with attached bow-lines. Try to find your spot by looking at the dock segments or get help from someone ashore

 

 

REGISTRATION, SKIPPERS MEETING & DINNER

The registration, the skippers meeting and the skippers dinner (included in the registration fee) will be held at Villa Maritime (marked with number 2 in the map above) in the Marstrand harbour at 19:00 on Thursday.

 

WHERE TO STAY

Accomondation can be found at www.marstrand.se

 

WHERE TO CRANE & SLIP

If you’re coming to Marstrand with your boat on a trailer and need to crane, then be at location number 1 in the map above at 13:00 on Thursday ready for the hoist. At 13:00 on Sunday you can hoist again. The price for hoisting on Thursday (including craning for the rig), parking of the trailer plus hoisting on Sunday again (including craning for the rig) is 1200 SEK in total. You can pay with cash or credit card. If you for some reason need to get in contact with the crane guy in advance then call Roland at +46 723 206 100.

If you want to launch earlier, there are several alternatives. We recommend Ringens Varv.

 

PARKING OF CARS

There is plenty of parking space for cars at Marstrand.

 

PARKING OF TRAILERS

There will be a dedicated space to park trailers, the location will be announced later.

 

CONTACTS

General questions & launching:

Leif Jägerbrand, leif@atomize.com, + 46-707 23 33 50

 

Communication & sponsors:

Peter Gustafsson, peter@blur.se, +46 733-30 40 00

 

Marstrand SS, docks/local activities:

Marcus Blomberg, m.blomberg@mcub.se