Aquece Rio - International Sailing Regatta 2014
28 Jul 14
The Aquece Rio - International Sailing Regatta 2014 is the first test event of the Rio 2016 Olympic and Paralympic Games and will take place from 2-9 August from the Marina da Gloria.
Located only 17 kilometres from the centre of Copenhagen and only 20 minutes by car from Copenhagen Airport, Vallensbæk Harbour is easily reached whether your arrive by plane, train, bus, or car.
The race area is under normal circumstances less than 20 minutes of sailing time from the harbour.
The average wind for the summer months is West-Southwest, with an average strength of 5-6 m/s (10-12 knots).
The race area is not under any tidal influences.
Vallensbaek Sailing Club
International Finn Association
Danish Sailing Association
Christian M. Borch
Telephone: +45 23 60 06 80
Web quality photos can also be obtained from: http://photos.fgc-2009.com/
For high-res (free editorial use with credit) photos please go to: http://pressphotos.fgc-2009.com/
TV footage will be available each day of the championship on EBU (European Broadcasting Union). Low resolution footage for website will be available