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HT Sailing Race

The HT Race is the unique annual sailing race between Harlingen and Terschelling!


The 74th edition of the HT Sailing Race will be sailed in May 2023. Approximately 110 ships, with skippers and crew, will take part in the race.
The ships are traditionally encouraged by smaller, following ships. Once arrived on Terschelling, a sailors' ball is organized.

Location: Port of West-Terschelling
Dates: May 2023 (date will follow)

Thursday: First start (Class 1) is around 11 a.m. in Harlingen. Start of the next class is always 10 minutes later. On Terschelling there will be the prize-giving ceremony on the first day of racing around 4 p.m.

Friday : Any announcements from the race committee in or near the harbor building at the Terschelling Passantenhaven. First start (Class 1) around 13:00. Start next class always 10 minutes later.

The assurance of:

VVV Terschelling

Secure payment with:

VVV Terschelling

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