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The only modern yacht, “Miss U”, is still in lead.
Today´s races were interesting and tight in the Sira Class.
The World Cup for 8mR 2017 started today in beautiful conditions at Hankø.
The newest boat in the class won the Tune-Up regatta before the World Cup starts tomorrow.
La Société Nautique de Geneve started the 8 metre action in Hankø with the Régate Annuelle en Mer today.
As the world´s best 8 metre sailors gather together at the waterside, the late summer conditions could hardly been better at Hankø.
Important information for spectactors to the World Cup: During the 8metre World Cup Week, Hankø Yacht Club (HYC) premises and docks will be reserved for competitiors, their families and officials only. The harbour at the other side of the bay, including the restaurant or "Kroa", will be open as usual, the Hankø hotel as well. The races will be held ouside the Hankø island, which means you might watch the races from the outer side of the island, If you arrive at sea with your private yacht, make sure to follow the instructions form the race control boats and /or guard boats. Spectactors are alos welcome to assist the prize giving ceremony at Hankø spa hotel at 19.00 on Saturday August 19.
The Royal Norwegian Yacht Club (KNS) welcomes all participants to the Hankø Yacht Club and the 8mR World Cup, and are looking forward to seeing you the weekend. Updates will be published at this page and on our https://www.facebook.com/8metreWorlds2017/ Photo above shows the docks at Hankø Yacht Club during regatta.

The Social Program can now be found under "document archive" or be downloaded here 

Risør Wooden Boat Festival 3.-5. August 2017 for those arriving to Norway early. The festival event includes the Wanda Cup for 8 metres, a three day regatta along with Risør Cup for 12 metres on an open course outside Risør. Risør is a 60 miles sail from Hankø. Please let us know, if you are interested. We will put you in contact with the organizers. Read more about the event: http://trebatfestivalen.no/

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Telephone: 47 23275600
E-mail: Info@kns.no
Event e-mail: 8mr2017@kns.no
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Hankø
1621 Gressvik, Norway
E-mail: vert@hankoyachtclub.no
www.hankoyachtclub.no