European Championship 2018

July 20th to 29th
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We are proud to announce that the European Championship of the International FJ will be hosted by Travemünder Woche. It is the second Europeans for the FJ at this great sailing site on Lübeck Bay infront of Travemünde. As the first championship was in 1978 we will be back after exactly 40 years. The organization of the event has already begun. This website proviedes you with all important information. Furthermore, you may inscribe to our newsletter to keep track of every new developement.

To get the information bundled in a PDF just look at the preview of the Notice of Race.


Travemünde Woche

The Travemünder Woche is one of Europe's biggest sailing events. It annularly hosts about 2000 competitors on 700 boats from all over the world. Next to perfect sailing conditions it offers many social and public events. During the week there are about 1 million visitors in Travemünde.


Sailing Area

Lübeck Bay in front of Travemünde is one of the best sailing sites in Germany. We are proud to host our European Championship 2018 here.
Racing will be close to the boat launching area.
Camping will be possible next to the boat park and directly at the beach.
The closest airport is Hamburg (HAM, 70 min by car).


Wind and Weather

In July sailing conditions are perfect. The average temperature is 20° C and the water is reasonably warm with 18° C.
The wind usually blows from north-west or north-east and has a strength of 2 to 5 Beaufort.
At our sailing area we expect no tides or strong currents.