I felt like no one was awake in Gothenburg and the surrounding area when we left the harbor in långedrag Sunday morning 05:00. Gale also but we surfed around the Cape and in the Gothenburg Harbour area without problems. Göteborg silhouettes was cool to meet in Sunrise.
The Göta älv River meanders through the countryside. Some bridge openings was needed but everything floated on fine, Despite countercurrent at moderate 1 knop. After about five hours, we arrived at the first lock at Lilla Edet, which is actually the oldest sluice from 1607.
In all the 44 meters difference in altitude to be harvested before they are released in Lake Vänern. A little tough, it is with these 6 meter high lock walls which do not have sensible request. They are incredibly sparsely!
In Trollhättan was it full speed and a lot of people. Cases day and Sprint CHAMPIONSHIP in rowing was the reason. To SM-final in rowing lasted understood we not färrän we were about to embark on the racetrack. – It would have looked. Jarramas wins the sprint Championship in rowing…
After 11 hours, it was very nice to come into port in Vänersborg!