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Helsingfors Segelsällskap Clubhouse

Liuskasaari (Swedish: Skifferholmen) is an island located south of Helsinki, Finland. This island is home of the Helsingfors Segelsällskap, one of the oldest sailing clubs in Finland. The island hosts two restaurants: The HSS Clubhouse Restaurant and the Skiffer outdoor restaurant. This island has about 50 000 visitors annually and can be reached by a ferry that traffics the island from the Merisatama park.

The island hosted some of the sailing events for the 1952 Summer Olympics.


  • 1952 Summer Olympics official report. p. 58.
  • City of Helsinki Sports Department on Liuskasaari.

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