The ships

The ships

The ships

The Tall Ships Races is an actual race, where the ships are divided into four classes. The A and B classes include the larger traditionally rigged ships; for example, full-rigged ships, barks and schooners. The more modern ships sail in the C and D classes,  with galease, sloop and ketch being the more common ship types.

An international event

The Tall Ships Races is an international event with ships from 17 nations. Along the quayside you will be able to see ships from the following countries:

  • Belgium
  • Bulgaria
  • Denmark
  • Estonia
  • Finland
  • France
  • Germany
  • Great Britain
  • Holland
  • India
  • Latvia
  • Norway
  • Poland
  • Portugal
  • Russia
  • Slovenija
  • Sweden

Here you can see the ships that have announced their arrival at The Port of Esbjerg.

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