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Esbjerg reports record breaking visitor numbers

Esbjerg reports record breaking visitor numbers

The Tall Ships Races 2014 sadly finishes today with the final Tall Ships Parade of Sail out of Esbjerg - before the fleet sail on to new ports around the world. But, record breaking visitor numbers are being reported....

Final prizes of The Tall Ships Races 2014

Final prizes of The Tall Ships Races 2014

The grand finale of The Tall Ships Races 2014 took place in Esbjerg, Denmark today. The biggest, most spectacular crew parade took to the streets and the final prizes were awarded. ...

Race leg two results announced

Race leg two results announced

The results for race leg two of The Tall Ships Races 2014 - from Bergen, Norway to Esbjerg, Denmark - have now been confirmed by the Sail Training International Race Committee. ...

Esbjerg, Denmark: trainee tales from the sea

Esbjerg, Denmark: trainee tales from the sea

The final race leg has been completed; the deadline for all vessels to be in Esbjerg harbour has passed and the official opening ceremony in Esbjerg, Denmark has today launched the start of the four days of port festivities (2- 5 August 2014)....

Esbjerg, Denmark: final port party preparations

Esbjerg, Denmark: final port party preparations

Over half the international fleet of The Tall Ships Races 2014 are in the harbour, flags are flying, visitors have already started arriving and the port is making its final preparations for the official start of its event on Saturday 2 August....

Race two, report six: strong performance in closing stages

Race two, report six: strong performance in closing stages

The little Polish brigantine Kapitan Glowacki made the most of the freshening westerly winds in the final stage of her race and crossed the finish line today at 14:00:14 UTC...

Race two, report five: first vessels welcomed into Esbjerg

Race two, report five: first vessels welcomed into Esbjerg

Esbjerg, Denmark has welcomed the first vessels to have crossed the finish line in the final race leg of The Tall Ships Races 2014. Many more are expected to follow today (Thursday 31 July) and Friday - with an arrival deadline set for 12 noon, Saturday....

Race two, report four: line honours to Tomidi

Race two, report four: line honours to Tomidi

The fleet continues towards Esbjerg, Denmark - the final port of The Tall Ships Races 2014 with early finishers in Class D and more to finish during the night....

Race two, report three: first vessels cross the finish line today

Race two, report three: first vessels cross the finish line today

The first vessels in the second race leg of The Tall Ships Races 2014, from Bergen, Norway to Esbjerg, Denmark are due to cross the finish line late afternoon (Wednesday 30 July 2014)....

Race two, report two: westerly race strategy winning

Race two, report two: westerly race strategy winning

Christian Radich (Norway) has taken first in Class A on Corrected Time and is also ahead of her rivals on the water. ...