International Open Surfski Ocean Race

Aterra Wave Challenge 2023

29 june - 2 july

Wave challenge ocean race

Welcome to Aterra Wave Challenge 29 june - 2 july 2023

AWC is Swedens oldest surfski race still running. Our first competition was 2010, 28 km in flat water but since then we have had the opportunity to offer waves to the participants. We have several courses and can offer race in any wind direction. See our course map below.

 

Resultat Surfski SM 2021

Information

Saturday Aterra Wave Challenge

  • Start 11:00 Mölle

  • Finish Klitterhus

AWC is a part of Sweden Surfski Open Cup and we have done the Swedish Championship twice. New for 2022 is that its a international race level 4 for the first time. Courses are 20-28 km U16-18 10-18km.

Classes 2021:

  • SS1 Women
  • SS1 Men
  • SS1 U18 Women
  • SS1 U18 Men
  • SS2 Women
  • SS2 Men
  • SS2 Mix
  • Master class is created according to the number of participants.
  • Each class have to have at least three teams starting, classes can be put together.

Program 29-30 june

  • Register  Thursday 14:00-19:00 at Aterra Kayak Shop
  • Register  Friday 10:00-16:00 at Aterra Kayak Shop
  • Adress: Kajpromenaden 12, Helsingborg Sweden
  • Downwind training if wind thursday & friday, free transport of surfskis, trailer leaves Aterra Kayak Shop 15:00
  • Course for each day will be announced latest 14:00 (2pm) day before race

 

Schedule for main race 1 or 2 july

  • Register 09:00-10:00 at finish area.
  • Load boat on trailers before 10:30
  • Bus leaves to start 10:45
  • Register at start area. Not possible!
  • Skippers Meeting 12:00 around the start area.
  • 13:00 Start of race
  • From 2 hours after start snack at the finish area.

Schedule for U18 and SS2 doubble race 2 or 3 july

  • Register 10:00-11:00 at finnish area.
  • Skippers Meeting 12:00 around the start area.
  • 13:00 Start
  • Wanna paddle more? Join the U18 and SS2 teams with SS1. All comptetitors are free to join the race for a fun traning or race between friends.

Race course depending on wind directions. Announced at the latest 14:00 day before start.

More information about Surfski Open

Information & Rules

AWC will supply with buss transport for participants. Trailers will also be available.   Under 8 m/s we dont use safetyboat (depending of the choosen course).

Mandatory safety equipment:

  • Competition licence.
  • Leg leash
  • PFD (life jacket)
  • Smoke Flare
  • Fox 40 whistle or similar
  • You shall be dressed to manage at least 30 minutes in water.
  • Colourful clothing on shirt and/or PFD, fully black is not recomended!
  • Cellphone with webtracking app installed, w. at least 80% battery capacity
  • Competitors must be able to re-enter from water. (Spot-check, on demand. The safety officer on the boats or on land have the right to refuse your start.)
  • Recommended: PLB, VHF or button cell phone
  • Recomended: Sticker on paddle in sharp color

Webtracking:

Starting procedure:

Surfski Open Rules

Price money Aterra Wave Challenge

  • < 20 participants 3000 sek / 300 Euro
  • 20-30 participants 4000 sek / 400 Euro
  • 31-40 participants 5000 sek / 500 Euro
  • 41-60 participants 6000 sek / 600 Euro
  • 61-80 participants 8000 sek / 800 Euro
  • >81 participants 10000 sek / 1000 Euro
  • Price money goes to 1-2-3 place Men & Woman in main race.
  • 20% of the price money will be raffled off .
  • SS2 and U18 no price money but something nice!

Prices for participitation

  • Main event 700 sek (70 euro). Before 20 may 500 sek (50 euro). After 20 june 800 sek (80 euro)
  • U18 event 300 sek (30 euro). After 20 june 400 sek (40 euro)
  • SS2 race 400sek (40 euro) /team. Before 20 may 500 sek (50 euro). After 25 june 500 sek (50 euro)
  • Training transport included

Last day for register 27 june!

Payment Information

Swish for swedish participants : 1233027927

Bankgiro for swedish participants: 5870-8637

International payment:  

SE4550000000056091120905    

Bic/Swift: ESSESESS

Bank: SEB, 106 40 Stockholm

 

Register Race date 1-2 july 2023

Please fill in the form.

Contact your federation or club if you dont know.
All competitors will get a link to Navicup webtracking.
Name your partner below

Accomodation tips Aterra Wave Challenge

  • Råå Vallar Camping 7 km from Helsingborg
  • Lerberget Camping 3 km from Höganäs.
  • Jonstorp Youth Hostel and camping. 20 km from Helsingborg
  • Hittarp B&B 5 km from Helsingborg.
  • Helsingborg Youth Hostel. City Centre
  • Grand Mölle
  • Find hotels with Booking.com or Hotels.com
  • Camping Google: Skåne Camping or Skane Camping

Race courses

Surfski Race courses Aterra Wave Challenge.
Click for bigger map and info.

Surfski rental

We work for having more rental brands on the list, please contact each supplier:

  • Carbonology surfski SS1 500 sek (50 euro) SS2 600 sek (60 euro)
  • CS Pulse
  • CS Vault
  • CS Boost
  • CS Boost LV
  • CS Boost SS2
  • CS Zest SS2
  • CS Blast SS2
  • CS Blast SS2
  • Contact: info@aterra.se
  • Nordic Kayaks SS1 500sek (50 eruo)
  • NK Excersize
  • NK Squall 540
  • NK Squall 580
  • NK Storm 610
  • Contact: emma@emmalevemyr.se

Starting List 2022

  • Woman
  •  Chloe Nauta Sweden
  • Carola Cordes Germany
  • Carla Strübing Germany
  • Johanna Johansson Sweden
  • Elsa Ohrås Sweden
  • Jenny Larsson Sweden
  • Emma Levemyr Sweden
  • Camilla Persson Sweden
  • Jenny Åshammar Sweden
  • Hanna Asp Sweden
  • Jennie Kind Sweden
  • Agneta Bergman Fredriksson Sweden
  • Rigmor Christensen Denmark
  •  
  • Master Woman
  • Agneta Bergman Fredriksson Sweden
  •  
  • Men
  • Johan Skärskog Sweden
  • Luke van Ees Mauritius
  • Paul Rosenquist Sweden
  • Sacha Ossowski Germany
  • Leif Davidsson Sweden
  • Holger Siebke Germany
  • Ivan Kruger Sweden
  • Björn Andersson Sweden
  • Axel Haglund Sweden
  • Johan Svärd Sweden
  • Jonas Löwendahl Sweden
  • Steffen Burkhardt Germany
  • Mano Schölin Sweden
  • Jan Berglund Sweden
  • Jonas Sääv Sweden
  • Bo Nix Sweden
  • Fredrik Wangler Sweden
  • Martin Svensson Sweden
  • Peter Rohde Denmark
  • Aaron von Beinke Sweden
  • Anders Ferrari Sweden
  • Anders Wenneberg Norway
  • Thony Boström Sweden
  • Örjan Skatt Sweden
  • Christian Boehm Denmark
  •  
  • Men Master
  • Luke van Ees Mauritius
  • Holger Siebke Germany
  • Jonas Löwendahl Sweden
  • Mano Schölin Sweden
  • Jan Berglund Sweden
  • Bo Nix Sweden
  • Martin Svensson Sweden
  • Peter Rohde Denmark
  • Christian Boehm Denmark
  • Jonas Sääv Sweden
  •  
  • U18
  • David Mason Sweden
  • Jakob Odebrink Sweden
  • Leo Callin Sweden
  •  Otto Nyström Sweden
  •  
  • SS2 Team
  • Elsa Ohrås-Axel Haglund
  • Carla Strübing-Emma Levemyr
  • Camilla Persson-Hanna Asp
  • Johan Svärd-Jenny Larsson
  • Mano Schölin-Fredrik Wangler
  • Jan Berglund-Bo Nix
  • Paul Rosenquist-Johan Skärskog
  • Ivan Kruger-Aaron von Bienke
  • Jenny Åshammar-Agneta Bergman Fredriksson

Skälderviken, one of our courses, june 11-2021:

Swedish Champion 2021 Ivan Kruger Team Aterra

Ivan Kruger took the goldmedal in  Skälderviken, the course gave the participants good waves. Second place to Aron von Bienke and Nils Karls third. 

Emma Levemyr was first over the line of the ladys with Jennie Larsson and Teresia Uggla behind.

Master Men: Tommy Karls is back on top, second place was Johan Skärskog and third Team Aterras hard fighting Leif Davidsson.

Sponsors Aterra.se, Carbonology Sport, Astral Design, Tyr-C, Mocke Gear, Vaikobi Gear, Palm Equipment