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 will be held from Aug 5 to Aug 10, 20176 in Kerteminde / Denmark: 
Organizer is the Kerteminde Sejlklub which has published the NoR and the entry form.

The club also organizes a big event with regard to 75. anniversary of the boat. This event will take place during the same time like the GC.


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.