Rovaniemi is situated at about 6mi/10km south of the Arctic Circle and is the capital city of Lapland. Surrounded by impressive and unspoiled nature, it is widely known as the official home town of Santa Claus, as well as for the Northern Lights phenomenon and its amazing winter activities, it attracts many visitors and action sports enthusiasts, all year round.
Extreme Sailing Series
Sailing at Extreme Sailing Series, Madeira Islands Portugal
The Race Village opens on the 22nd of September and the battle is expected to be fierce, as the main challenge of this particular race are the light to moderate winds. The most skillful crew wins. Luck is also an advantage.
Spectators can watch the exciting racing from the Marina Funchal, which was recently undergone a 300 million Euro worth regeneration project. Watch the battle in live action and enjoy the surrounding museums, theater, casino and of course the local restaurants, in your break.
Watching the action from the water’s edge is ultimately the best, but in case this is not possible, the Extreme Sailing Series™ website ‘LIVE’ page will be broadcasting live video and live streaming of the SAP Sailing Analytics and dynamic leaderboards.
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May the best crew win!