The Trollingträff Åland- competition is a tradition that has been arranged since 1993 and attracts participants from near and far. It´s a 3 days contest where the mainwinner is the team with the the highest total score for the entire competition.
2015 was the first year when all starts, weigh-ins, prize ceremonys and dinners were gathered to one place, Käringsund Resort & Conference in Eckerö, Western Åland. Also this year the same place will serve as a center for the contest, in cooperation with Käringsund gästhamn. At the guest harbor there is also gastropub Bodegan, which is open during the competition.
At Käringsund Resort & Conference you both get a comfortable stay and good food and drinks.
The participation fee for the Trollingträff Åland 2021 includes dinner on all competition days (Wednesday-Saturday) served in the restaurant at Käringsund Resort & Conference (take away possible if needed)
Breakfast- and lunch packages can be booked when you sign up for the competition.These are picked up from the restaurant during the time breakfast is served.
Käringsund Resort & Conference has several different accommodation options – everything from large Bungalow and luxurious Strandby Villa to a idyllic small cosy cottage close to the competition center where all skipper meetings, weigh-ins and dinners are arranged. Go to www.karingsund.ax and book the accommodation you want!
!! EXTRA NIGHT for only 30€ !!
All accommodation bookings have in common that IF you BOOK ACCOMMODATION from Wednesday 2.6 (or earlier) to Sunday 6.6, Käringsund Resort & Conference offers an extra night to Monday 7.6 for only 30 €. You can enjoy an extra day of fishing or a really late check out on Sunday night!
Contact them at firstname.lastname@example.org and let us know if you want to add an extra night between Sunday and Monday. Applies to both previous and new bookings!
The main organizer is Åland Event.
Registration and fees 2021
The pre-registrtaion is closed!
Late registration at the competition site on Wednesday 2.6.2021 from 3 to 7 pm
Pre-registered teams 2021
When registering breakfast- & take-away lunch packages and Trollingträff Åland fisherman cap can be booked.
Breakfast Thursday – Saturday 3.-5.6 for 11€/ day –> total 33€/ person
Take away lunch Thursday – Saturday 3.-5.6 for 12€/ day –> total 36€/ person
Fisherman cap –> 18 €
More information about travel and accommodation can be found here!
Participation fee 2021
- –> 23.5.2021: 120€/ person
1.1-23.5.2020: 155€/ person
- Late registration at the competition site: 180€/ person
The registration fee includes at least:
- boatmooring, incl. access to a fully equipped servicehouse during the competition (2.-6.6.2021, for most team in Käringsunds marina)
- 4 x dinner (Wednesday – Saturday)
- sauna (Thursday – Saturday)
- ice for preserving fish
- cleaning board equipped with knives, barrels for fish guts and running water
- Trolling spoons from Rhino
Spoons from Rhino Ice from Chipsters
On Wednesday 3th of June from 3 pm to 7pm the organizers are on site to hand out registration packages and meet up the boats and mark their mooring which will be the same throughout the competition. Participants can´t choose their spot at the jetty.
The team chooses whether they pick up their registration package before or after the mooring!
No alongside mooring! Extra mooring lines are recommended!
Camera surveillance in in both the guest harbor and at the resort’s jetty!
Additional days before and / or after the contest can be booked -please contact Käringsunds gästhamn. You can contact them at email@example.com or phone +3581838530. You can also contact them via their contact form.
By signing me up for the race and paying the participation fee I agree to the contest rules and give my consent to the organizer to publish data about my and my team members (name, teamname and nationality) on participant,- start- and resultlists.
Yamaha Power Pay Finland
The Yamaha Power Pay– program was launched in the USA at the beginning of 2020. Now for boating and fishing season 2021 the program will come to Finland as the first European country. The program is intended for fishermen who have a Yamaha outboard and who participate in several fishing competitions during the year.
Yamaha Power Pay Finland – program consists of selected fishing competitions of which Trollingträff Åland is an individual sub-competition and thus Yamaha-prizes will be awarded to the three best Power Pay Finland participants who participate in Trollingträff Åland 2021!
More about how to register for the Yamaha Power Pay Finland competition, rules and prizes can be found at Yamaha Power Pay Finlands webiste! (in Finnish)
Competition programme 2021
Eventschedule TT2021, vers.4
NOTE! Finnish time UTC+3 (EEST)
3 – 7pm Organizers on site to meet up participants, including i.a. show them their boat moorings, hand out registration packets and for late registrations
6 pm Pre-fish party with dinner in the restaurant / on the terrace (incl. in the participation fee)
7.30 pm Recommended skippers meeting at the terrace (also live on Facebook)
3.-4.6.2021 Thursday – Friday
6.30-8.00 am Breakfast
6.30 am Recommended skippers meeting in the restaurant/ at the terrace (live on Facebook)
7.00 – 9.00 am Start-tag picked up from the restaurant
7.00 am Free start
6-7.30 pm Submission of fish, each fish is labeled by the participants with tag
7 – 10 pm Dinner (drop in) in the restaurant/ the terrace (included in the registration fee)
~7.45 pm Weigh-in (max. 4 fishes/ team)and prize award ceremony for the winners of the day on the terrace
7-10 pm The sauna is warm
4.00-8.00 am Breakfast
4.00 am Recommended skippers meeting in the restaurant/ at the terrace (live on Facebook)
4.30-8.00 am Start-tag picked up from the restaurant
4.30 am –> Free start
1.30-3.00 pm Submission of fish, each fish is labeled by the participants with tag
3.15 pm Weigh-in (max. 4 fishes/ team)
5.00 pm Prize award ceremony for Trollingträff Åland 2021 and farewell-dinner (included in the participation fee)
3-5 pm The Sauna is warm
Note! The organizers have the right to adjust the schedule.
A description and a map of the fishing area can be found under the Rules.
Käringsund Resort & Conference
Competition categories and prizes 2021
The best team
The best team in the contest, i.e. the highest total score for the entire contest is awarded the main prize. Salmon and trout caught during the contest which exceeds the minimum length of 60 cm is approved catch. Each team may weigh a maximum of 4 pieces of fish / day.
The winner of the day is also awarded with a Navionics 44XG chart of the Baltic Sea area. The leader of this contest will be awarded a green flag that shall be visible hoisted on the team´s boat the following day of contest.
10 points per fish and 10 points per kg e.g a salmon of 7,8kg will yield 88 points. In case of equal scores, the winner will be the boat that caught the largest fish.
This year´s main price comes from Raymarine and is AXIOM+ 9 RV – multi-function 9″ Display with integrated RealVision 3D,600W Sonar with RV-100 transducer (E70637-03, value 2225,80€) and a Evolution EV-200 – autopilot with i.a. med bl.a. p70Rs, ACU-200, EV1 & Type 1 hydraulic pump(T70157, value 3093,80€)
The performance-tuned Axiom® Plus is a new generation of award-winning Raymarine multifunction displays. Axiom Plus is equipped with a powerful quad-core processor for industry-leading responsiveness and speed, giving you the power to seamlessly redraw charts, navigate with augmented reality, and experience RealVision™ 3D sonar.
EVOLUTION AI™ – AUTOPILOT INTELLIGENCE – our Evolution autopilot systems perceive their environment and instantly calculate and evolve steering commands to maximize performance. The result is precise and confident course keeping, regardless of vessel speed or sea conditions – Evolution autopilots steer so accurately they can save fuel and get you to your destination faster.
Best team 2021: Tuusulanjärven merilohenuistelijat
The biggest fish
The biggest fish of the entire contest is rewarded with a M18 electric outboard (value 299€) and two life jackets (value 120€) from Yamaha. The winner is the one who caught the biggest fish, measured in kilograms of unprocessed fish.
A winner of the day in the category is also awarded with Baltic life jackets, sponsored by Wemarin who sells Baltic floating garments / life jackets in various models and also performs the authorized service of inflatable vests!
The remarkable M18 – Just switch on and take off
Incredibly simple and quiet to use, these compact 12-Volt units have adjustable brackets for quick, easy fitting, so you can go straight out, switch on and have fun. They are very easy to control, with a conveniently positioned tiller and a comfortable hand grip.
They’re built tough too, with permanent magnet motors, damage-resistant casings and coatings, and special composite drive shafts that won’t bend, break or corrode in normal use. A power propeller maximises thrust and resists trailing weeds and other underwater debris.
Fish closest to 10kg
During the contest will also i.a. the fish closest to 10 kg. Also this year a winner of the day will be awarded in this category.
In co-operation with Rhino
First fish over 20kg
The contests first fish over 20kg will be rewarded with a Ursuit– Gemino Operative suit (value approx. 1500€)
The fish must weigh over 20kg at the weigh-in. If it is caught two or more fish over 20kg, the price will go to the largest of them.
In co-operation with Ursuit
Trollingträff Åland celebrates 28 years and thus a prize will be awarded to the 28th fish caught during this year’s competition!
The birthday competition is organized in co-operation with Navionics and the winner is awarded with a Navionics 44XG chart of the Baltic Sea area!
Best nation is appointed by counting the two best total weights per nation per competition day.
No winner of the day in this contest. The winning nation is rewarded with a magnificent trophy!
Earlier winners in the Best Nation – competition:
2018 Åland Islands
Other prizes come from sponsors and partners.
Programme/ timetable (vers 2) you find HERE
Trafic- and parking arrangements
Free parking near the competition center. Boat trailers shall be parked on refered place near the Eckeröhallen (Käringsundsväge 85)
First aid competent people and basic first aid gear on area during the competition. If needed, proffesionals will be called.
Lost and found
Will be given to the organizer, that keeps them during the season (to 31.10.2021) if they have not been picked up during the event. After the season the left goods will be submitted to a charity-organization.
Service of boats, motors and marine electronics
If you have a need for service you can contact Wemarin, they will help you! Contact them by phone: +358 18 12990 or via email: firstname.lastname@example.org
The registration for the competition is binding, the registration fee will not be refunded if you can´t participate in the competition.
If canceled by 30.4.2021*), your participation can be moved to the following year’s competition.
Until 23.5.2020 it’s possible to transfer the participation to another participant.
Cancellations and changes are made by email to email@example.com
*) If the competition is cancelled later than 30.4.2021 and/ or the participant can´t participate due to restrictions for the Corona-virus the participation can be moved to the following year’s competition