July 3rd-8th

GKSS Match Cup Sweden

WMRT Match Cup Sweden 2017

Host venue

Marstrand, Sweden

Back by popular demand is GKSS Match Cup Sweden. This historic sailing event returns to the World Match Racing Tour to continue its 23 year legacy into the 2017 season.

One week each summer the picturesque and beautiful island of Marstrand transforms from a quiet archipelago village into a hotspot of the Swedish summer. With over 150,000 visitors, the best match racing sailors in the world, the business society mingling, exciting nightlife and entertainment for the entire family, everyone is invited to a truly amazing week.

Joining the 10 Tour Card holders at this event will be the top two qualifying teams from Geographe Bay Cup, Miami Match Cup and Gothenburg Match Cup, as well as two wild card invitations.

Tour Card Skippers

Qualifiers

Harry Price (Down Under Racing)

Nevin Snow (13 FIFTY Racing)

David Gilmour (Team Gilmour)

Matt Jerwood (Redline Racing)

TBC (Gothenburg Match Cup Winner)

TBC (Gothenburg Match Cup Runner-Up)

Wild Card Invites

Johnie Berntsson (FLUX Team)

Nicklas Dackhammar (ESSIQ Racing)