Pro 4U / Malin wins Swedish ORCi National Championship


7 june 2017

  With a format of two short offshore and six inshore Windward/Leeward races, the Swedish ORCi National Championship was sailed over June 1-4 on the water’s outside of Oxelösund. Weather varied widely over these four days, from 25 knots for the offshore races and 5 to 10 knots on smooth water for the inshore races.

Winning every race of the series, the undisputed Champions were the former European ORC Champions Pro4u/Malin with skipper Patrik Forsgren. Patrik with his modified First 36,7 and well-trained crew. The fight for the other two places on the podium where between Foxy Lady, IMX 40 and AlmaViva, First 40 with Foxy Lady ending up as second overall.

The organizer Oxelosund Segelsallskap, OXSS, delivered a well-organized event with challenging offshore courses. The hospitality on water and in the harbor made the crews eager to come back.



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