Join the next 2024 EurILCA Europa Cup ITA

Register now for the 2024 EurILCA Europa Cup ITA in Tuscany

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Don’t miss this chance and register now for the upcoming 2024 EurILCA Europa Cup Italy, set against the stunning backdrop of the Gulf of Follonica in Tuscany!

For the very first time, the Centro Velico Punta Ala (Punta Ala Sailing Center) will play host to a regatta in the ILCA class. Our organizers have been hard at work ensuring that every aspect is meticulously prepared, promising you an exceptional sailing experience amidst our fantastic facilities.

A highlight of the event will be the grand opening ceremony at the Medieval Castle of Scarlino, followed by a spirited flag parade winding through the village streets.

Over the course of four days, competitors will be treated to favorable weather conditions and the unparalleled natural beauty of the region.

Situated beneath the historic Torre Civette south of Cala Violina, within the PuntAla Camp&Resort, the Punta Ala Sailing Center stands as one of Europe’s most captivating regatta venues. We guarantee that our event will be an opportunity not to be missed for sailors and attendees alike.

The PuntAla Camp&Resort will serve as our logistical hub and the heart of social and recreational activities. Transforming into a vibrant ‘Olympic village,’ the campsite will provide a welcoming and secure environment for participants and companions alike. Additionally, our beachfront location will offer ample space for boat parking.

With the support of various local associations including the Yachting Club Isole di Toscana, the Lega Navale di Follonica, the Club Nautico di Follonica, the Yacht Club Punta Ala, and the Club Velico Castiglione della Pescaia, logistical and organizational excellence is guaranteed.

Don’t miss out on this incredible opportunity! Register now at:

Registration form – 2024 EurILCA Europa Cup Italy – Punta Ala, Tuscany

More than 200 sailors have already confirmed their participation. Registration is open until April 25th.

Entry list – 2024 EurILCA Europa Cup Italy

For further information about the event, Notice of Race, etc, please visit the event webpage here:

Event webpage – 2024 EurILCA Europa Cup ITA

We highly encourage you to join our Telegram Information channel to receive instant updates on all the latest news:

Information channel on Telegram – EurILCA Europa Cup Trophy

Accommodation – PuntAla Camp&Resort

Nestled in the beautiful setting of Tuscany’s Maremma, PuntAla Camp&Resort offers a unique experience for those seeking adventure and connection with nature. With a wide range of accommodations that range from modern living units to shimmering glamping caravans, and traditional spots for campers and tents, the resort meets the needs of every type of camper.

PuntAla Camp&Resort is the ideal place for sports lovers and outdoor activities enthusiasts. With direct access to a fine sandy beach, sailors can enjoy sunny days relaxing by the sea or engaging in water sports such as sailing, windsurfing, and SUP in the Gulf of Follonica in the waters of the Tuscan Archipelago. For cycling enthusiasts, the resort is at the gateway to a rich MTB trail area, including the Bandite di Scarlino and the Castiglionesi Paths, with direct road and off-road access to the entire tourist area of Maremma in the province of Grosseto. Notably, the resort offers high-end bike/ebike rental services to explore the surrounding pine forest trails accompanied by expert local guides.

More about the Venue

With over twenty years of experience in organizing regattas and a sailing school operational since 2000, the Punta Ala Sailing Center stands as a symbol of excellence in the sailing world, establishing its credibility and reputation both nationally and internationally. The school, not only offers sailing courses for all levels but is also committed to the protection of the marine environment by actively promoting sustainable and eco-friendly sailing practices.

Located in the beautiful gulf between Punta Ala and Follonica, once the base of the legendary Luna Rossa team, the Sailing Center is found within the PuntAla Camp&Resort, a top-tier tourist accommodation that boasts an excellent location. Nestled in a pine forest adjacent to its private beach, it offers a panoramic view of the surrounding islands of the Tuscan archipelago.

The landscape features and the mild climate of the region make it an ideal destination not only for those who wish to learn the art of sailing but also as a venue for significant regattas.

With a history of organizing international events that began in 2004 with the prestigious F18 World’s Championship, the Punta Ala Sailing Center has brought to the waters of the Gulf of Follonica around twenty sailing classes, approximately 3000 boats, and 6000 competitors from around the world.

About the EurILCA Europa Cup Trophy

The EurILCA Europa Cup Trophy is a series of regattas run throughout the year in various stunning venues across Europe. The competition is open to all sailors, starting from 12 years old, on all rigs (ILCA 7,  ILCA 6 and ILCA 4). Fierce competition on the water paired with a great apres-sail social scene make the EurILCA Europa Cup Trophy extremely popular events on the European sailing calendar.

Join us in our beautiful sailing venues in 2024 and experience the EurILCA Europa Cup Trophy for yourself, whilst showing off your sailing skills, learning some new tricks and having a great time both on and off the water.

Participating in the EurILCA Europa Cup Trophy is a good step to prepare for the European and World Championship as there are a lot sailors from different countries who attend the events.

Check out all the upcoming venues!

Venues – 2024 EurILCA Europa Cup Trophy

The 2024 EurILCA Europa Cup Trophy is a yearly event consisting of 10 regattas held throughout the year. At the culmination of the series, the top performers in ILCA 4 Women and Men, ILCA 6 Women and Men, and ILCA 7 categories will be honored with prizes and a brand new sail. Additionally, all sailors who have participated in a minimum of 3 regattas will be entered into a draw to win brand new sails, generously sponsored by Nautivela. Check all provisional results here:

Overall results – 2024 EurILCA Europa Cup Trophy

Event hashtag: #eurilcaeuropacup2024

Keep smiling, keep sailing!
The EurILCA Team

Text by Agustín Argüelles – EurILCA | Photos via Punta Ala Sailing Center.

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