Lerwick Port Authority

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There are a number of key events and activities that occur throughout the port's annual calendar:

Thursday 28th June, 2018 - Sunday 1st July, 2018

Bergen-Shetland Race

Yachts will leave Bergen on Wednesday 27 June, racing yachts will return either on Saturday 30 June or cruising yachts have an option to leave Lerwick on Sunday 1 July.


Thursday 28th June, 2018 - Sunday 1st July, 2018

Viking Offshore Race 2018 

For 2018, the normal Bergen-Shetland Race will be joined by the Viking Race westbound. Participating yachts racing to Iceland will join the Bergen-Lerwick leg.   

It is anticipated that up to 20 yachts may participate in the Viking Race, some of them may already be Shetland Race regulars. Departure from Lerwick to Faroe.