Races

This year, Solar Boat Twente will participate in the Solar Sport One competition, and the national championship in Akkrum. As highlight, the brand new boat will compete on an international level against other foreign teams during the WC solar boat races in Monaco. Each race exists of different parts, like sprint, slalom and endurance during which the boat will be pushed to test its efficiency and maneuverability. Would you like to see a race for yourself or follow the results? Keep an eye on this page! Here all the information about the races can be found in one overview. Updates during the race itself can be found on our Social Media.

Water World Forum

programme

Boat assembly and testing

Free practice, short race

and sprint race

Endurance

Match race and awards

LOCATIon

Alqueva, Portugal

MONACO Solar & Energy boat challenge

programme

Technical

Inspections

Technical Inspections

and Tech Talks

10:00 Parade

10:30 Sea Trials

14:30 Qualifying Laps

17:00 Daily Results

and Tech Talks

09:00 Fleet Race 🏁

(endurance)

15:00 Speed Record

16:45 Prize Giving

Speed Record

17:00 Daily Results

and Tech Talks

10:00 Slalom race 🏁

14:00 Championship race 🏁

(sprint race)

17:00 Daily results

and Tech Talks

20:00 Prize Giving

and closing dinner

🏁 Events with this symbol count towards the championship.

lOCATION

Yachting Club Monaco, France

More information can be found on the MCSEBC website.

SOLAR SPORT ONE
Purmerend

programme

1 – 4th of September

cancelled

lOCATIon

Purmerend/De Beemster, NL

More information will follow.

SOLAR SPORT ONE
Groningen

programme

Technical Inspections

Endurance Race

VIP Tour

Slalom Race

Match Race

Sprint Race

lOCATIon

Groningen

Results

Team 2020/2021

Event

Solar Sport One 2020

Race element

Sprint race through Groningen (3.5km)

results

8 min. – first place

Rewatch the race below:

Team 2019/2020

Due to covid-19 no races in this period have taken place.

Team 2018/2019

Event

Dutch Championship Akkrum

Race element

1. Endurance race

2. Tour Akkrum

3. Sprint

results

1. Could not finish

2. Could not finish

3. Time: 61 sec. (6/6)

Solar Sport One – Purmerend

1. Endurance race

2. Top speed

3. Parcour

4. Sprint

1. 4 hours and 34 min.  (2/3)

2. 27,7 km/h             (3/3)

3. –

4. –

Solar Sport One – Groningen

No Participation

WC Monaco

1. Qualification race

2. Fleet race

3. Slalom race

4. Championship race

5. Overall

6. Tech Talks

1. 1 km in 2 min. and 43 sec (4/9)

2. 5/9

3. 4/9

4. 3/9

5. fifth place

6. Best Tech Talk (1/40)

Solar Sport One – Dordrecht 

Could not start (technical problems)

Solar Sport One overall

Fourth place

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