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Tønsberg Båtrace has arranged the first international boat sports race after the pandemic broke out. Re Motorsport Organizer in Norway’s Motorsport Forbund has completed a very good event this year, with top international achievements in good collaboration with local authorities and The infection rules have been followed to the point.
The event that for 6 years has been a folk festival on the pier in Tønsberg was held this year as a Livestream event.
The world’s best boat athlete, Marit Strømøy brought her entire team to Tønsberg. ′′ I am really jealous of all the participants who got the opportunity to participate in this great event, says Marit Strømøy. Our athletes have enjoyed themselves, and the organizer has really made an insane effort that the season that has gone out would finally get started “.
A new and exciting competition format led to exciting competitions. Frode Sundsdal was first out and won Mobile 1 Speedrun. Tobias Munthe Kaas went to the top of Friday’s Esso Match Race and in Saturday’s Brankos Auto Grand Prix it was youngster Christian Carlsen who stood at the top of the podium.
We are incredibly grateful to return to competition Tønsberg, I’ve never gotten full dividends here, but our favorite city says last year’s European Champion Edgaras Riabko.
In addition to top international competition in the F2 class, width sports have also been well represented. Oliver Horntvedt from Jan won the recruiting class. Camilla Øksenholt was no. 4. Elise Hagane won GT 30 and in the F4 class it was Finnish Alec Weckstrom who ended the victory. Roy Sandvik won the Thundercat class.
Tønsberg Båtrace has made a decision on an independent basis and is canceling Sunday’s competitions in order to ensure the volunteers in the best possible way.