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Fyn Rundt 2001
 
 

Pictures of some of the ships which took part in the "race" round the Danish island Fyn,- during the summer of 2001.

Please enjoy the VERY special beauty of traditional sailing ships.



First a series of pictures showing the fleet arriving to Middelfart's "Old harbour" - - -
 
 


Late afternoon the old ships arrive, - here "Freia"
(Photography by Karsten Petersen ©)
 
 
 


"Anna Møller" to the right, - with no engine -, gets some help from "Haabet".
(Photography by Karsten Petersen ©)
 
 
 
 


Sails down - - - Preparing for entering the port of Middelfart - -
(Photography by Karsten Petersen ©)
 
 
 


"Alf"
- more sails coming down -
(Photography by Karsten Petersen ©)
 
 
 


"Aventura" of Middelfart approaching
(Photography by Karsten Petersen ©)
 
 
 


"Alf" on her way to port
(Photography by Karsten Petersen ©)
 
 
 


The open pier of "Gammelhavn", - "Old Harbour" -, is filling up with old ships
(Photography by Karsten Petersen ©)
 
 
 
 

Safely moored, - with Middelfart's old church in the background.
(Photography by Karsten Petersen ©)
 
 
 
 


In port
(Photography by Karsten Petersen ©)
 
 
 
 


Sailor at work
(Photography by Karsten Petersen ©)
 
 
 


Sterns, - threemasters "Madonna", "Fylla" and "Fulton"
(Photography by Karsten Petersen ©)


 
 

- and now a series of pics taken the following day, - during departure from Middelfart - - -
 
 


The next morning the fleet leaves port heading south - island Fyn in the background
(Photography by Karsten Petersen ©)
 
 
 
 


- the fleet, - here with peninsula Jylland in the background -
(Photography by Karsten Petersen ©)
 
 
 
 


Schooner
(Photography by Karsten Petersen ©)
 
 
 


- more "old timers" and the coast of Jylland behind.
(Photography by Karsten Petersen ©)
 
 
 


Schooners, - "racing" in dead calm weather - -
(Photography by Karsten Petersen ©)
 
 
 


- here comes "Mira" -
(Photography by Karsten Petersen ©)
 
 
 


- and "Madonna"
(Photography by Karsten Petersen ©)
 
 
 


"Madonna"
(Photography by Karsten Petersen ©)
 
 
 


"Madonna"
(Photography by Karsten Petersen ©)
 
 
 


"Brita Leth" with "Lilla Dan" in the background
(Photography by Karsten Petersen ©)
 
 
 


"Brita Leth"
(Photography by Karsten Petersen ©)
 
 
 


"Brita Leth"
- island brandsø in the background -
(Photography by Karsten Petersen ©)
 
 
 


Topsail Schooner "Lilla Dan"
(Photography by Karsten Petersen ©)
 
 
 


 "Lilla Dan"
(Photography by Karsten Petersen ©)
 
 
 


"Lilla Dan"
(Photography by Karsten Petersen ©)
 
 

Want to see more old sailing ships???
 
 

Click here to see the "race" Fyn Rundt 2004
 
 

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Page initiated:  Dec. 16th. 2002
Page updated:  July 2nd. 2003, -  June 21st. 2006, - Dec.11.2008, - Dec.13.2008