Welcome to the Int 505 World Championships 13-22 of August 2020,
in Torekov Sweden.
Sailing Båstad and the Swedish 505 Class Association are proud to invite all 505 sailors around the world to Torekov and the Int. 505 World Championships 2020.
Torekov is located on the west coast, in the southern part of Sweden. Torekov is a popular summer resort, sandy beaches, great sailing and a village full of different activities. Båstad municipality has 15 000 permanent inhabitants. In summer the population grows to more than 50 000 people.
We offer 505 sailors • fantastic sailing conditions, and recognised by many sailors as one of the best arenas in Europe
• Race area directly outside the harbor. • A narrow village, with friendly atmosphere, which is easy to access.
Torekov/Båstad can offer a big variety of accommodations, all depending of individual preferences of standard and prices. Book as early as possible, the village is busy in summer. Please contact https://www.torekov.se/bo/ for more information about accommodation possibilities.
Hamburg-Torekov 480 km. Malmö-Torekov 113 km. Gothenburg-Torekov 170 km. Stockholm-Torekov 520 km.
Ferries from Poland and Germany to Ystad (165 km) and Trelleborg(144 km).
Major international airport is Copenhagen, easy accessible via hourly direct trains to Båstad. Takes 2 hours.
to the port of Halmstad.
The Torekov/Båstad area offers many activities. The bay has long sandy beaches for swimming and water sports. Golf is popular, with more than 20 courses within 1 hour drive. The hills and forests around Torekov are perfect for outdoor activities.
13 August Thursday Measurements + registrations
14 Friday SWE 505 Cup & Pre-Worlds
15 Saturday SWE 505 Cup & Pre worlds
16 Sunday Measurements + registrations + opening ceremony
17 Monday Race day 1
18 Tuesday Race day 2 + annual AGM-meeting
19 Wednesday Race day 3 + mid-week party
20 Thursday Lay day
21 Friday Race day 4
22 Saturday Race day 5 + prize giving & regatta party
Pekko Svensson +46-706-47 80 47. firstname.lastname@example.org
Hans Ramne +46-708-18 99 19. email@example.com
Tomas Franzen +46-730-69 79 09. firstname.lastname@example.org