Last weekend Gunnar A and I made a start in the
PANTAENIUS BOHUSRACET 2011
in Gunnar´s Dixie 32.

This race is a ‘short hand race’ that means
that only two crew member is allowed. The PANTAENIUS BOHUSRACET is
probably the larges short hand race in Scandinavia, this year with 160
boats entry.

Bohus is the north part of the Swedish west coast, from Gothenburg to Norway.


The became a 175 NM trip that lasted 33 hours for us.

Heading north passing the light house Pater Noster

Now after 24 hour we are heading south in about 7-8 knots

Here in the morning after we passes the finish line in Smögen (we passed the line at 21:30). We manage to place our self in top 10, meaning 10th place. (about 80 boats made it to the finnish line)

The boat to right was also from from Lake Vänern, we was the only two. They did also made a great sail and ended up as second in there class and 16th over all.