Rolex Baltic Week 2011

Relive the Rolex Baltic Week 2011, with images from the 12mR & 8mR World Championship and the 6mR Sterling cup.

The results from the week including the Robbe & Berking 12mR World Championship can be found here




Vanity V - World Champion 2011

Vanity V brought home the gold

During this year Rolex Baltic Week (June 28 - July 3) in Flensburg, Vanity V was crowned winners of the Robbe & Berking 12mR World Championships.

With sublime sailing and a second place as the worst result of the eight races, there was no doubt that Vanity was the true and worthy winner of the world championship

Press release by


Baresso Cup 2010

Baresso Coffee Meter Yacht Cup 2010

KDY (Royal Danish Yacht Club) and The Copenhagen Station of ITMA (International Twelve Metre Association) is continuing the success of last years classic meter yacht cup, in corporation with Baresso Coffee, in Copenhagen. The event will take place from September 2nd to 5th 2010, with base in Tuborg Harbour (KDY)

Click "Read More" to find a preliminary schedule for the Social program of the event

BroRacet 2010 - Race Replay

Interactive replay (BroRacet 2010)

Watch and investigate the race tracks of Thea and Vanity from the race from Malmø to Copenhagen "BroRacet 2010". Make sure to zoom in on the start, and see how Vanity hits the line in full speed on the shot

Zoom: using mouse wheel or slider in top left corner Center/Move: click on map. Follow boat: mouse over boat

Launch the replay here!

BroRacet 2010

Øresunds-bridge 10th anniversary (BroRacet 2010)

Thea and Vanity took part in celebrating the 10th anniversary of the Øresunds region and the bridge between Copenhagen and Malmö. 6 boats (2 x RC 44, 2 x Farr40 & 2 x 12mR Thea & Vanity) were invited to Malmö in the beginning of June, for a drag race from Malmö, through the bridge to Copenhagen.

Click on read more, to see some pictures from the event.

Baresso Meter Yacht Cup 2009 - Media

Video from Baresso Cup on

Check out the latest addition to Båd Magasinets coverage of The Baresso Meter Yacht Cup 2009 Here! A great video report by Joakim Rechnitzer.

If you haven't seen it already, there is also other reports from the event on, including a small interview with Vanity's tactician for the event, Stig Westergaard. Find it here

Baresso Meter Yacht Cup 2009 - Results


We have had numerous requests for the results from the Baresso Coffee Meter Yacht Cup 2009, so here they are.

Click to see a spreadsheet of the results and the race times.

Baresso Meter Yacht Cup 2009 - Video

Video-Report from Baresso Cup

Thorbjørn J Andersen has sent us this very nice video-report, filmed from Vema III during the Baresso Cup 09.

Click the second square button from the right to view in full screen.


Baresso Meter Yacht Cup 2009 - Gallery

The Baresso Cup was a rememboral event with some great moments of extremely close racing and victory to Vanity in the end. Jill Christina Hansen was on the spot with her camera all weekend and has sent us these beautiful pictures.
Until we get it uploaded to the gallery, you can find them on or click the images below


Baresso Meter Yacht Cup 2009 - Gallery

Gallery on

Per Heegaard has captured this weekends Baresso Coffee Meter Yacht Cup, in a series of great pictures, for, which they call "Kongeklassen på Øresund" (The master class on Oresund)

You can also find a video of sphinx from the event here

Baresso Meter Yacht Cup 2009 - Program

Program & Venues

For everybody who is attending the Baresso Coffee Meter Yacht Cup 2009, please find the following information on the relevent venues and schedules for our event.

Click on "Read more" to view the schedule & map

Baresso Meter Yacht Cup 2009 - Press release

Baresso Coffee Meter Yacht Cup

A press release for the upcoming meter yacht event is out. The event has been named "Baresso Coffe Meter Yacht Cup". This is hopefully the start of a great cooropeartion between Baresso Coffee, The Copenhagen Station of ITMA And Royal Danish Yacht Club (KDY), resulting in an great annual event for classic meter yachts in Tuborg Harbor.

Click here to see the press release (pdf)

Copenhagen Meter Yacht Cup 2009

Copenhagen Meter Yacht Cup 2009

The Copenhagen Station of ITMA (International 12 Metre Association), invites all classic mR yachts to the Copenhagen Meter Yacht Cup 2009, in co‐operation with the Royal Danish Yacht Club (KDY). The event will be based at KDY in Tuborg harbor and the races will be sailed on Oresund outside Tuborg Harbor.

Click here for the Notice of Race (pdf)

Thea and Vanity V are now back..

The two old ladies are back in the pond

We are happy to announce that the 2009 12mR sailing season has started. Both Thea and Vanity are now back at their spot in Tuborg harbor (Copenhagen), rigged and ready to race.

Click on read more to se some images from Tuborg harbor and the mast step in Fakse. 

50th Anniversary of 12mR - Link

12 Metre Golden Year of Racing12 Metre Golden Year of Racing

Official website for the "Golden Year", celebrating the 50th Anniversary of 12M Class Yachts in their Quest for The America's Cup. Including this years 12mR worlds in Newport. Click image or Here to visit the site