Dear J/24 -sailors,

Welcome to Sweden and the Audi J/24 European Open Championship – 2014

9th August – 15th August, 2014
The event is hosted by ÄSSS Sailing Club in Ängelholm, south-west of Sweden. Our Championship organisation and host municipality of Ängelholm are proud and honored to have you as our guest. We expect tough but fair racing in good conditions with negligable current and no tide, away from commercial shipping and fairways.

 

Sweden in August

SverigeThe time and place chosen for the event is well considered as mid August often offers beautiful and stable weather, perfect for J/24 sailing.

At this time of year our beautiful beach is well attended by tourists and holidaymakers from far and near.

Host municipality

kommunvapnet_76x116pxOn behalf of the Championship organisation we would like to express our gratitude to the municipality of Ängelholm for their support. Envisioning the potential and possibilities of sailing and other water activities, the municipality founded the first Swedish sailing high school in the early 80′s. Their commitment and support has made this event possible.

Kjell HolstThe program during the week contains not only sailing but some fun social events and surprises, held in a typical Swedish fashion. The championship will be managed by the best of professionals who share the passion that unite us all in order to guarantee an enjoyable and exciting event.

Once again, a very warm Welcome!

Best Regards,

Kjell Holst
Chairman of Organising Committee