Rotary Youth Exchange 9 – 22 August 2018
Silkeborg area; Denmark
9 – 22 August 2018
9 August, 2018 Billund Airport
22 August, 2018 Billund Airport
18-21 years old at the time of the camp
Maximum 20 participants
The first 20 participants are accepted
The week will focus on learning about the eco-systems in the extensive natural environment around Silkeborg, the largest forested & lake rich area in Denmark. This will be accomplished by: biking, flat water canoeing and walking
The second week has a more cultural focus, while still having an outdoor theme. Activities include a museum village, the worlds largest solar heat plant and cultural features in Silkeborg
The final program will be on: fb.me/RotaryDanmarkOutdoor
Each participant is expected to be able to swim (ca. 600 m) and bicycle.
Sleeping bag; clothing suited to being outdoors in all sorts of weather; swimsuit; otherwise no special equipment is required
Pocket money, 1000 DKK to cover various equipment rental
During most of the Exchange, accommodations will be in hostel like rooms (3-4 persons per room) dormitory like accommodations on one excursion. Typical Danish food is provided.
Each participant shall have valid travel insurance. The Exchange has 3rd party liability insurance.
EEMA application in PDF format including picture to be sent on or before 31 March 2018 to:
Cm-st (at) rotary-yep.net
krom (at) touchwater.net (krom@touchwater)krom (at) touchwater.net (.)krom (at) touchwater.net (net)