This regatta will be organized by Circolo Velico Lago di Lugano
Club Contact Details
Circolo velico Lago di Lugano
Via della Foce di Cassarate
Casella Postale 2389
Entry Fee: 80 EUR
Entry can be made online at: www.eurilca.org/europacup/entriesonline.html
Entry Closing Date: March, 23, 2012. Competitors who make entry after this date will NOT be charged a late entry fee. Late entries will be accepted until the 29th of March at 11 am.
Schedule of Race
Wednesday, March 28: 14:00 – 18:00 inscription Race office
Thursday, March 29: 08:00 – 11:00 inscription Race office
11:30 Coach Meeting
13:00 first warning signal possible
after Race Pasta Party
Friday, March 30: see official board
after Race Pasta Party
Saturday, March 31: see official board
19:00 Official Sailors Dinner
Sunday, Aprile 1: see official board
16:00 last start signal possible
Ueli Guggenbuhl AG Wassersport
8852 Altendorf SZ
Sailors must have a minimum of 1,500,000 EUR third-party liabitilty insurance. must be provided. A Photocopie of the original documents will be accepted as proof.
Low budget accommodation is available at a local military facility. Please book at Registration.
Other accommodation options can be found at:
The Club Circolo Velico Lago di Lugano is situated at the beautiful Lake of Lugano in the south (italian) part of Switzerland. In Lugano there are two types of wind. The “Breva” wind from the south which is a typically thermical wind that begin about 1 pm in the afternoon and take until about 5 pm with 4 to 16 knots. The other wind type is the “Foehn”, a strong northerly wind coming down from the Mountains with 18 to 40 knots.
Local Driving Information
From North: Basel, Gotthard Road Tunnel, direction Chiasso, exit Lugano south, direction lake St. Moritz-Gandria, leave the congress building to your right, leave the park to your right, turn right just after the bridge.
From South: Chiasso, Exit Lugano Sud, direction lake St. Moritz-Gandria leave lake on your right keep driving until congress building, leave the park to your right, turn right just after the bridge.
The Lugano regatta is reknowned for good racing, a relaxed atmosphere and a good social program. This year, 2 pasta parties and a sailor’s dinner are planned.
Winners in the Standard & Radial rigs will be awarded a sail each by the organising club. And all competitors will receive a t-shirt.