Welcome to the biggest event for wooden sailboats in the Northern Europe
Viaporin Tuoppi is an exciting race for wooden beauties and a spectacular feast for sailboat enthusiasts. You are warmly welcomed to join the race with your boat, or just enjoy the summerâ€™s day at the unique Suomenlinna Sea Fortress.
On the sea
All nationalities are welcome to the race, which is sailed on the waters surrounding Suomenlinna, Helsinki on Saturday 12th of August starting from 8:30 am. All types, models, and sizes of wooden sailboats will participate, from all around the Baltic Sea. To find good spots on the Suomenlinna islands and the mainland to follow the race and admire the boats, see the course map.
On the shore
A restaurant area with food, beverages, and good music will be set up by the dock at Varvilahti Bay in Suomenlinna. The food tents open after the race and welcome the boat crews as well as all spectators. The venue is easily accessible, both from the Suomenlinna ferry and water bus piers. See the Guide Map.
The race is organized by Suomenlinna Yacht Club (Suomenlinnan Pursiseura).
Come and celebrate beautiful wooden sailboats!