Results from the Hallberg-Rassy Rally where erverybody wins 2016

The 2016 edition of the traditional Hallberg-Rassy Rally where everybody wins has been a record when it comes to participating sailors. 81 Hallberg-Rassy sailors with 29 Hallberg-Rassy yachts from 24 - 64 ft from six countries and three continents joined the rally. The oldest boat was a 24 ft Misil II from 1975 and the newest a Hallberg-Rassy 40 Mk II from 2016.

Everybody had a real good time. Many made new friends. Two dinners were included in the start fee. On Friday it was Mixed grill, loin of pork, lamb sausage, mini hamburgers, Coleslaw, BBQ sauce, salad on fresh potatoes, mixed salad, home baked bread and butter. On Saturday Grilled entrecôte Angus with roasted potatoes and red wine sauce, salt baked beetrot and parsley butter.

The weather was nice too with 8-10 knots from WNW. As the tradition says with this popular Rally, there was no time keeping and only winners. Every boat won some kind of category. Prizes were generous, including for example a folding bicycle, a chart plotter, two inverters, a minisafe, a sprayhood, several automatic life vests, led lights, tool kits, clothes, bags, Swedish Crystal and a lot more.

Next time "the Hallberg-Rassy Rally where everybody wins" will be held is on 16-17 June 2017, so book that into your calendar already now.

Results for The Hallberg-Rassy Rally where everybody wins 2016

Hallberg-Rassy 24 Misil II "Alter Schwede", Sweden
Boat with the oldest sails (still original sails, 41 years as the boat)

Hallberg-Rassy 24 Misil II "MisilFourFortyone", Norway
Fastest Norwegian boat

Hallberg-Rassy 94 Kutter "Blåvinge", Sweden
Best covered boat (hardtop and cockpit tent)

Hallberg-Rassy 34 "Khamsin", Sweden
Happiest crew

Hallberg-Rassy 34 "Matilda", Sweden
Fastest Matilda

Hallberg-Rassy 34 "Bonne", Sweden
Most protected boat (most fenders)

Hallberg-Rassy 34 "Vita Condire", Sweden
Fastest 34 with wheel steering

Hallberg-Rassy 34 "Mare Uti", Sweden
Hallberg-Rassy 34 with biggest life raft

Hallberg-Rassy 34 "Susanna", Sweden 
Most forgotten boat

Hallberg-Rassy 342 "Zephyros", Sweden
Most sail area on deck when entering the harbour

Hallberg-Rassy 342 "Demo", Sweden
Most photo shooting boat

Hallberg-Rassy 36 "Stientje", Germany
Fastest boat with folding wheel

Hallberg-Rassy 36 Mk I "Windspeel", Germany
Used most fuel

Hallberg-Rassy 36 Mk II "Juwel", Germany
Most dingy covered transom

Hallberg-Rassy 37 "GoAgain", Sweden
First 37 to cross the finish line

Hallberg-Rassy 37 "Sambuca", Sweden
Fastest boat with small helicopter landing plate (solar panel)

Hallberg-Rassy 37 "Gefion", Sweden
Biggest and hairiest four legged crew member

Hallberg-Rassy 372 "Svea", Sweden
First boat over the start line

Hallberg-Rassy 372 "Tess", Sweden
Most number of crew (five humans and two dogs)

Hallberg-Rassy 40 "Joyce", Denmark
Fastest Danish Hallberg-Rassy 40

Hallberg-Rassy 40 Mk II "Flight", USA
Longest way home

Hallberg-Rassy 412 "Demo", Sweden
Most borrowed boat

Hallberg-Rassy 42F Mk II "Anna af Götarp", Sweden
Fastest 42F with Royal Gothenburg Sailing Association logo on transom

Hallberg-Rassy 42F Mk II "Irconsa", Sweden
Fastest 42F with dismounted davits

Hallberg-Rassy 43 Mk I "Hilda", Sweden
Most number of solar panels

Hallberg-Rassy 43 Mk II "Rackar'n", Sweden
Fastest (and only) 43 Mk II

Hallberg-Rassy 46 "Friesland V", Germany
Fastest (and only) 46

Hallberg-Rassy 48 "Isa", Sweden
Most antenna poles aft

Hallberg-Rassy 64, "Hoka Hey", Sweden
Biggest boat

 

Mr Prince, Australia
Special prize: Crew member without boat with longest way home

 

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