The organizing club
Sundby Sejlforening (SSF) is a private harbour, built and owned by its members, at the North-East coast of the island Amager, 3,5 km South-East of the center of Copenhagen.
The yacht club was founded in 1923 and today it has around thousand members and 350 motor and sail boats.
1 Maritime Youth House: Bureau, jury room, bath & toilets, draft beer & barbecue …
2 Boats; the pier is reserved for Melges 24
3 The camp
4 Launch area, gasoline, crane, workshop
5 SSF clubhouse, restaurant
7 Car park (cars of early arriving boats will be parked in the harbour area, inside the fence)
8 The ‘Gold Coast’, lawn with barbecue, big trees & small gardens
The race area
Will be 3-4 nm. from the harbor, in an area without traffic, except an occasional yacht, between Flakfortet to the North and the big island Saltholm to the South. Details later.
Where to find
1 SSF harbour
2 Coop supermarket & Fakta discount market, a 10 minutes’ walk
3 Lidl supermarket, a 10 minutes’ walk. Discount, but excellent bread
4 Amager Strandpark, beach with kite surfers, ice cream & cafees, South of the harbour; one of the finest beaches in Denmark and only a ten minutes’ walk away.
5 Metro station ‘Øresund’
6 Sailmaker Quantum Sails, Amager Strandvej 50.
The fastest and most convenient way of getting around is the Metro. The station closest to the SSF harbour is ‘Øresund’, a pleasant 10 minutes’ walk from your boat. Trains run very frequently and a 7 minutes’ ride brings you to Kongens Nytorv in the very center of Copenhagen, where you find the famous shopping street ‘Strøget’, the Royal Theatre, Nyhavn, and a lot of fancy bars and restaurants.
Riding the Metro in the opposite direction from Øresund will take you to Copenhagen Airport in less than 15 minutes.