SYDBANK Danmarksmesterskaber for OK-joller

Invitation to open Danish championships for OK-Dinghies

Horsens Sejlklub, Sydbank and Danish OK dinghy club proudly invite to open Danish championships for OK-Dinghies.

It´s a great honour for Horsens Sejlklub to get the opportunity to arrange this regatta in the 60th anniversary of the traditional OK Dinghy class. Despite the age, the class is in a very great shape, and we look forward seeing more than 100 dinghies at the starting line in Horsens.

We have set sails to create the perfect conditions for the regatta, which among others include:

  • Perfect conditions at the racing area
  • Camping and regatta tent right next to the dinghy area
  • Live music in the tent Friday and Saturday
  • Beers on the pier after each racing day
  • Middel age festival with more than 100.000 visitors in Horsens
  • In short – a sailing regatta at its best!

Entry fee
Entry fee DKK 950 which include dinner Friday and Saturday, breakfast & packet lunch Friday to Sunday and refreshments after the races. It´s also possible to can buy a meal served thursday at 7 pm. for an extra cost at 90 DKK. If you want extra meals (visitors) friday or saturday, it can be bought at a price of 150 DKK each. Send an email to if you want dinner thursday or extra dinner friday/saturday.

Entry fee (DKK 950 plus DKK 90 per meal you want to buy thursday and DKK 150 per EXTRA meal friday/saturday) is to be paid before your registration is valid and no later than the 15th of august. Reg. no. 7170, accont no. 1901432 or mobile pay +4540461718. Participants from abroad can pay at the race office at arrival.

NB: Late entry fee DKK 300 is to be paid, if you register after 15th of august. Registration is not possible after the 20th of august.


The regatta will be governed by the rules as defined in The Racing Rules of Sailing including the prescriptions of the Nordic Sailing Federation and the Danish Sailing Association. The Rules for Danish Championships will apply. Rule 42 will apply and the jury will be at the courses to check if the rule is breached.

The racing rules will be changed in the Sailing Instructions:

  • RRS 26, 28, 32, 33, 35 (A4 and A5), 60.1(a), 61.1(b), 62.1(a), 62.2, 66 and A4

Sailing instructions will be available at this site no later than 2 days before the regatta starts.

Insurance and membership of sailing club
Each participating boat shall be insured with valid third-party liability insurance. Documentation for this will be demanded at registration.

Each participant must be member of af sailing club refering to the national sailing union. Documentation for this will be demanded at registration.

Other informations

Regatta officer:
Morten Fjerbæk, Horsens Sejlklub

Race Officer: Troels Wester Fischer, IRO, Hellerup Sejlklub

Protest committee:
Chairman: Werner Esswein, NJ & NU, Dresden
Member: Karsten Skov, Horsens Sejlklub
Member: Thomas Nielsen, Svendborg
Member: Morten H. Grove, Kerteminde






Preliminary program:

Thursday the 24th of August:

  • 17-21: Race office open for registration
  • 19: Dinner (not included in starting fee – price an registration coming up soon)

Friday the 25th of August:

  • 7-9: Breakfast
  • 8-10: Race office open for registration
  • 10: Official opening of the regatta
  • 13: First start at the racing course (warning signal 12.55)
  • ~ 17: Beer and snacks at the pier
  • 19: Dinner & music in the regatta tent

Saturday the 26th of August:

  • 7-8: Breakfast
  • 10.30: Start at the racing course (warning signal 10.25)
  • ~ 16: Refreshments at the pier
  • 19: Dinner & music in the regatta tent

Sunday the 26th of August:

  • 7-8: Breakfast
  • 10.30: Start at the racing course (warning signal 10.25. No races starts after 14.00)
  • ~ 15: Refreshments at the pier. Prize giving ceremony as soon as possible

7 races are planned.

The schedule is preliminary and may be changed.

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