WELCOME TO THE INTERNATIONAL 5O5 WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP.
13-22 AUGUST 2020
Sailing Båstad and the 505 Class Association are proud to invite all 505 sailors around the world to Torekov for the 505 World Championships 2020.
|13 August||Thursday||Measurements + registrations|
|14 August||Friday||SWE 505 Cup & Pre-Worlds|
|15 August||Saturday||SWE 505 Cup & Pre worlds|
|16 August||Sunday||Measurements + registrations + opening ceremony|
|17 August||Monday||Race day 1|
|18 August||Tuesday||Race day 2 + annual AGM-meeting|
|19 August||Wednesday||Race day 3 + mid-week party|
|20 August||Thursday||Lay day|
|21 August||Friday||Race day 4|
|22 August||Saturday||Race day 5 + prize giving & regatta party|
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
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. The wider 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.