International Events

There is a couple of international events which the NFIA is directly involved in:

Gold Cup

The Gold Cup is considered the ‘unofficial’ World Championship of the Nordic Folkboat Class. It is held every year – in a constant change of countries in charge. 

Statutes of the Cup

Winner History

Gold Cup 2017
The GC was held from Aug 5 to Aug 10, 2017 in Kerteminde / Denmark: 
Organizer was the Kerteminde Sejlklub; also being this year's winner with Per Buch Hans Schultz and Per Puck.


Gold Cups - further down the road ...
2018: Simrishamn / Sweden: July 8 to July 15, 2018 
2019: Aarhus / Denmark

Sessan Cup

The Sessan Cup is considered a team contest consisting of two boats per team from either different countries or different fleets within a country organization.

It is organized on an unregular basis.

The last Sessan Cup was held in April 2014.; organizing club was the "Seglervereinigung 1903" in Berlin - Germany. 

A unique website was set up with all informations related to the cup, including the winner list und many pictures created by Sören Hese - a professional photographer.

The first place won the team KOLDING coming from Denmark.

Nordic Folkboat German / Danish Championship 2018

Both nations Germany and Denmark will determine their champions in 2018 within one unique event.

Between August 14 and August 18, 2018 this event will take place on the Flensburg Fjord which builds the border between the two countries.

For more information please read here ....