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BJÖRN HANSEN

Name
BJÖRN HANSEN
Nationality
swe Sweden
Current Team
EXTEND COMMERCE SAILING TEAM
Birthday
February 17, 1967
Age
57

SKIPPER
BJORN HANSEN

Introduction: Björn Hansen (born 17 February 1967) is a Swedish sailor competing in match racing over the last 20 years including at world championship level on the World Match Racing Tour. He is an impressive seven-time winner of the iconic Match Cup Sweden in Marstrand, Sweden, a founding event of the World Match Racing Tour. He and his Team have played an important part in the history of the event since first competing at the inaugural event in 1994. He went on to win the event in 2007, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2021 and 2023. He returns to the World Match Racing Tour in 2023 in a bid to secure his first Match Racing World Championship title. 

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PAST RESULTS

REGATTA EVENT EVENT DATE GRADE POSITION VIEW MORE
Swedish Championship Open Match Racing 2023 Open 09 Sep 2023 3 1
GKSS Match Race Cup Sweden 2023 Open 04 Jul 2023 2 1
NJK Open Spring Cup 2023 Open 19 May 2023 2 1
WMRT Finals Open 04 Jul 2016 W 20
WMRT Copenhagen Open 09 May 2016 W 8
Congressional Cup 2016 Open 05 Apr 2016 W 7
Monsoon Cup – World Match Racing Tour Open 26 Jan 2016 W 3
Argo Group Gold Cup – World Match Racing Tour 2015 Open 06 Oct 2015 W 3
Sopot Match Race – World Match Racing Tour Open 29 Jul 2015 W 4
WMRT Stena Match Cup Sweden 2015 Open 29 Jun 2015 W 1
Congressional Cup 2015 Open 13 May 2015 W 4
GKSS Ice Breaker 2015 Open 25 Apr 2015 3 2
Monsoon Cup – Alpari World Match Racing Tour 2015 Open 10 Feb 2015 W 9
Alpari World Match Racing Tour Overall – ISAF Match Racing World Championship Open 31 Dec 2014 5
Argo Group Gold Cup – Alpari World Match Racing Tour 2014 Open 21 Oct 2014 W 5
Lelystad Match Race- Alpari World Match Racing Tour 2014 Open 24 Sep 2014 W 8
Chicago Match Cup – Alpari World Match Racing Tour Open 17 Sep 2014 W 4
Sopot Match Race – Alpari World Match Racing Tour Open 31 Jul 2014 W 8
Stena Match Cup – Alpari World Match Racing Tour 2014 Open 30 Jun 2014 W 1
Match Race Germany 2014 – Alpari World Match Racing Tour Open 05 Jun 2014 W 5
J80 Open Spring Cup Open 23 May 2014 2 1
GKSS Ice Breaker Open 26 Apr 2014 3 5
Match Race Thailand Championship 2014 Open 14 Mar 2014 3 6
Alpari World Match Racing Tour Overall – ISAF Match Racing World Championship Open 31 Dec 2013 4
Monsoon Cup – Alpari World Match Racing Tour Open 25 Nov 2013 W 5
Argo Group Gold Cup – Alpari World Match Racing Tour Open 08 Oct 2013 W 5
Open Nordic Championship In Match Racing 2013 Open 27 Sep 2013 2 2
Volkswagen – X-35 World Championship X-35 Open 26 Aug 2013 6
Chicago Match Cup – Alpari World Match Racing Tour Open 07 Aug 2013 W 3
Stena Match Cup Sweden – Alpari World Match Racing Tour Open 01 Jul 2013 W 1
Korea Match Cup – ALPARI WORLD Match Racing Tour Open 28 May 2013 W 9
Match Race Germany – Alpari World Match Racing Tour Open 15 May 2013 W 6
Spring Cup Open 04 May 2013 3 1
GKSS Ice Breaker Open 20 Apr 2013 3 1
Match Race Thailand Championship Open 02 Mar 2013 3 1
Match Race Thailand Warm Up” Open 01 Mar 2013 5 3
World Match Racing Tour Overall – ISAF Match Racing World Championship Open 31 Dec 2012 2
Monsoon Cup – World Match Racing Tour Open 03 Dec 2012 W 5
Argo Group Gold Cup – World Match Racing Tour Open 02 Oct 2012 W 6
Match Race France – World Match Racing Tour Open 24 Sep 2012 W 9
St Moritz Match Race – World Match Racing Tour Open 28 Aug 2012 W 7
Danish Open Match Race Championships Open 24 Aug 2012 2 1
Chicago Match Cup – World Match Racing Tour Open 11 Jul 2012 W 3
Stena Match Cup Sweden – World Match Racing Tour Open 02 Jul 2012 W 1
Korea Match Cup – World Match Tour Open 29 May 2012 W 1
Match Race Germany – World Match Racing Tour Open 23 May 2012 W 11
CPH May Days Open 04 May 2012 2 2
GKSS Ice Breaker Open 21 Apr 2012 3 10
VIII Open De España De Match Race Open 10 Apr 2012 1 4
Trofeo SIR Thomas Lipton Match Race Open 28 Mar 2012 2 2
World Match Racing Tour Overall – ISAF Match Racing World Championship Open 31 Dec 2011 7
World Match Racing Tour Overall – ISAF Match Racing World Championship Open 31 Dec 2011 8
Monsoon Cup – World Match Racing Tour Open 22 Nov 2011 W 7
Berlin Match Race Open 03 Nov 2011 1 5
Argo Group Gold Cup – World Match Racing Tour IOD (International One Design) Open 04 Oct 2011 W 9
St Moritz Match Race – World Match Racing Tour Open 30 Aug 2011 W 4
EUROSAF European Match Race Championship Open 16 Aug 2011 2 1
Stena Match Cup Sweden – World Match Racing Tour Open 04 Jul 2011 W 2
Portimao Portugal Match Cup – World Match Racing Tour Open 22 Jun 2011 W 8
Korea Match Cup – World Match Racing Tour Open 07 Jun 2011 W 1
Match Race Germany – World Match Racing Tour Open 24 May 2011 W 10
Match Race France – World Match Racing Tour Open 10 May 2011 W 12
VIII Open De España Open 03 May 2011 1 11
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