Kielerwoche 2016: Meld på nå og betal "early entry fee"
Publiseringsdato: 26.mai.2016 19:03:13
This year we organize the event again during the last week in June in Kiel-Schilksee from 18 to 26 June, 2016.
Everybody entering the event not later than 01 June pays the Early Entry Fee and saves money. Entries after that date are possible, but will be charged with 50% on top.
Boat Classes are separated in a new and different way this year: In the first part of the Kiel Week from 18-21 June the following classes starts: 29er, 505, Albin Express, Contender, Europe, FD, Folkeboat, Formular18, Hobie16, J/24, Laser 4.7, Laser Rad. (open), MPS and OK-Dinghy. For the 29er the Kiel Week counts for the Euro Cup Series.
The Olympic and Paralympic Classes hold their races during the second half of Kiel Week from 22 to 26 June. For these classes, the state of Schleswig-Holstein offers 6,000 € in prize money for the first three positions of each class. By this time the 470er also determine their junior world champions while the classes Nacra17 MIX, 2.4mR and Sonar will take the chance to become the Int. German Champion.
The podiums positions of the classes 420er, J/80 and Melges24 will be determined from 23 to 26 June.
At the same time the J/70 European Championship presents a highlight. An opening celebration with over 350 sailors of these classes is planned, where the national colors are presented during the entrance of the event. This opening ceremony is celebrated in the lounge.
The racing program for the Offshore ClassKiel Week Loungees begins with the Int. German Championship. The participants start with a long distance overnight on Saturday. The traditional Welcome Race to Eckernförde and back takes place at the same time. Within the Kiel-Cup Alpha 20 - 22 June will be sailed the Up- and Down Courses that in consequence the winners of the Int. German Championship in the classes 1 to 4 are set on Wednesday. Further races for offshore yachts are “Senatspreis” (Thursday) and “Silbernes Band” with a long distance around 120 nm witch starts on Friday evening.
*** Sailors dinner ***
There will be daily the opportunity to get a comprehensive dinner for 7.50 € in the Sailors-Lounge for the sailors from about 1700 to 1900 hrs., right after getting off the water. In case of long sailing days we of course offer the food service after 1900 hrs. This is a nice offer also to interchange with some teammates, coaches or sailors of other classes while eating after racing. The meals offer can be booked easily via the Kiel Week “Manage2Sail” online regatta management/registration platform.
The Sailors Lounge is as last year in the event tent and will be together with the boot Düsseldorf Club central meeting point for all sailors from all classes. Like the years different live bands will start from 2000 hrs. on.
*** Class Associations meetings ***
Additionally some Class Associations invite their members and Kiel-Week-participants to join them in the hosting club pagodas next to the main slip ramp in the evening.
** SAP Live Center ***
In the SAP Live Centre sailors, coaches and visitors can not only find sailing result, status messages, weather info, jury announcements, videos and pictures. They can also follow all tracked races. Kieler Woche.TV will be in English and German language live from 1100 to 1415 hrs. daily.
*** Public Viewing in the Audi and SAP Sailing Arena ***
In 2016 the Kiel Week offers again a Public-Viewing-Areal close to the central stage in the heart of the event in Kiel-Schilksee. Spectators and participants can expect an exciting program in cozy atmosphere in the Audi Sailing Arena from 1000 to 2400 hrs. Next to the live broadcasting of the Kieler Woche.TV with well-known moderators there will be more action like prize-giving-ceremonies, interviews or the repetition. Moderator Sascha Bandermann will guide you through the program and will welcome sailors, experts and VIP on stage. In the evening there will be replays of Kieler Woche.TV eased with background music of a live-DJ close to palms and fantastic catering.
*** Offers from our partners and sponsors ***
Our partners and sponsors looking forward to meet the participating sailors of Kiel Week. According to customs all damaged sails are repaired in the North Sails Pagoda. International Farbenwerke offers again a free repair-service for all damages on your boat. Right onto the water smaller repairs can be done and spares be installed by the well-known HSH Nordbank Race Repair Service.
*** Kiel Week Lounge ***
Our new Kiel Week Lounge provides the opportunity to all sailors and visitors to enjoy a freshly prepared cup of coffee by Vicci or to celebrate after a successful racing day with a glass Moet Chandon. In the evenings, championships may be celebrated together in pleasant atmosphere.
We welcome you in Kiel-Schilksee for Kieler Woche 2016.
Best regards, Felix Weidling
Kieler Yacht-Club e.V. - Race Secretary
Kiellinie 70, 24105 Kiel, Germany
phone: +49 431 8 50 23 - fax: +49 431 8 39 39