Racing

Gold Cup Folkboat 25-29 July

Welcome to Sandhamn and the Gold Cup in the Folkboat class. During the best time of the year sailors from many countries gather to race for the prestiges throphy.

Information

Gold Cup 2012 News

Map Sandhamn

Map Lökholmen

Schedule

Wednesday 25 July
09.00 - 18.00    Registration and measurement checks
18.00                Opening Ceremony and Skippers Meeting

Thurday 26 July
08.15 - 18.00    Race Office open in Sandhamn
10.00                 Time for the first warning signal
2 races are scheduled
18.00                Picnic with Daily First prize giving

Friday 27 July
08.15 - 18.00    Race Office open in Sandhamn
10.00                 Time for the first warning signal
1 race is scheduled
After Sail with Daily First prize giving after the race

Saturday 28 July
08.15 - 18.00    Race Office open in Sandhamn
10.00                Time for the first warning signal
2 races are scheduled
19.00                 Regatta dinner with Daily First prize giving

Sunday 29 July
08.15 - 18.00     Race Office open in Sandhamn
10.00                 Time for the first warning signal
1 race is scheduled
15.00                  Prize giving ceremony

Launching and transport

You can launch your boat at KSSS facilities in Saltsjöbaden, free of charge. The sailing distance to Sandhamn is app. 25 NM through the beautiful Stockholm Archipelago. You can also launch your boat at Bullandö Marina, sailing distance to Sandhamn is app. 10 NM.

Mooring

Competing boats do not pay mooring fee at the KSSS marinas in Sandhamn/Lökholmen between Wednesday 25th and Sunday 29th of July. There will be a special dock at Lökholmen for all competing Folkboats.

Accommodation

KSSS offers accommodation at KSSS Junior Camp at Lökholmen. 8 beds in each room in cottages, very simple standard. Please bring bed sheets, pillowcase, sleeping bags and towels. Toilets and showers are close to the cottages. Cost per night including breakfast and packed lunch is SEK 360. Please e-mail regatta@ksss.se to make your reservation.

In Sandhamn there are more alternatives for accommodation:

Sandhamn Yacht Hotel, website, phone: +46 8 574 504 00

Sandhamns Värdshus, website, phone +46 8 571 532 64

Sands Hotel, website, phone: +46 8 571 530 20

Also visit Destination Sandhamns website, click here.

You can also bring your own tender boat. Tender boats gets 50 % discount on the mooring fee during the regatta. Please contact the harbour master in Sandhamn, sandhamn@ksss.se, for more information.

Contact information
KSSS Office: +46 8 556 166 80
Racing Manager: Anna Klange, anna@ksss.se

 

 

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Responsible Editor KSSS-Publicerad 2012-05-24