Surfski & Ocean Racing

Aterra Wave Challenge Surfski SM 2021

31 july 1 august

Welcome to Aterra Wave Challenge 2021

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 oppotunity to offer waves to the participants. We have several courses and can offer race in any wind direction. See our course map below.


AWC is a part of Sweden Surfski Open Cup and we have done the Swedish Champinship twice. Courses are 17-22 km and short track is 6-8 km x 2. Youth courses 9-13 km.

Classes 2021:

  • SS1 Women
  • SS1 Men
  • SS1 U18 Women
  • SS1 U18 Men
  • SS2 Fun Race

Program 30 july:

  • Register 10:00-11:30
  • Skippers Meeting 12:00 around the start area.
  • 13-15:00 Start of race
  • From 2 hours after start snack at the finish area.
  • Evening: not planned yet

Program 1 august:

  • Register 10:00-11:00
  • Skippers Meeting 12:00 around the start area.
  • 13-14:00 Start of race
  • From 2 hours after start snack at the finish area.

Race course depending on wind directions. Announced at the latest 18:00 day before start.

Registration at the end of page!

More information about Surfski Open

Information & Rules

We are still in Corona crisis, please take note of that! If nothing changes this applies:

This means we dont supply you with transport, you have to manage transport with friends and other racers, please help each other as much as possible. This will be type of simple if its not a Championship race. Safety boat! Under 10-12 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 allowed!
  • 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

Starting procedure:

Surfski Open Rules

Support Helsingborgskanotisterna new Club house

We would like to give you the opportunity to support the realization of Helsingborgskanotisterna’s clubhouse project. Construction of the main activity building is ongoing and is fully financed, but there is still a lack of funding to complete the construction of the separate kayak garage building in 2021. Your contribution helps our young paddlers to improved conditions for training and development. Small or bigger contributions to support the project by Swish number 1233811015 are very appreciated.

Prices for participitation

  • 1 day main event 600 sek (60 euro)
  • 1 day second event (less safety, includes less transports, snacks or food) 300 sek (30 euro)
  • Youth U18 main. 200sek (20 euro)
  • Youth U18 second event 100 sek (10 euro) (less safety includes no, transports, snacks or food)

Early/Late registration/payment:

  • Latest 30 june deduct -100 sek (-10 euro)
  • Later than 7 days before race add +200sek (+20 euro)
  • Register at race day add +300 sek (+30 euro)

Payment to Swich :0702598260

Abroad competitors pay at registration.

Prices can be changed because of Corona crisis without further notice.

Race courses

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

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Click for quick results Surfski Sverige at Facebook.

Register Race date 30/7-1/8 2021

Please fill in the form, the accomodation part is for planning, we will try to find a place to stay at.

På U16 krävs medföljande paddlare. U16 kommer att köra cirka 10 km och du som är säker på att hänga med en av ungdomarna i tempo vänligen anmäl dig här. U16 går inte samma dag som SM.
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