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       

Recommended Race Management Guidelines - updated Mar. 2020

Recommended Guide to set up the GC sailing instructions - Version Mar. 2020

Winner History


Gold Cup 2021

2021: Tallinn / ESTONIA … July 24 to July 29, 2021
          Further information to be retrieved from here:
          https://goldcup2021.folkboot.ee

Gold Cups - further down the road ...

2022: Kiel / Germany … time frame June 18 to
          June 26, 2022

2023: tba

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. 

There is a plan to have an event in the UK in 2022.