Swedish Rotary Sailing Camp, Stockholm

Nynäshamn Rotary Club in co-operation with Rotaryclubs around the Stockholm area, invite girls and boys from Your Country (according to the camps capacity) to an international Youth Sailing Camp in Summer 2019.


Wednesday August 07 to Saturday, August 17, 2019.

Contact address:

Stefan Bokfors, Sailing Master, Ängsholmsvägen 91, S-14992 Nynäshamn, Sweden,
Mobile: +46708145100, E-Mail: stefan.bokfors (at) synergia.se

Aim of camp:

To meet and get to know young people from different countries while participating in sailing, sightseeing and leisure activities.




With families in Nynäshamn and onboard sailing yachts.


Participants will be charged 650 Euro (should be paid in advance during month of June 2019) and will also be responsible for travel expenses to and from Stockholm, insurance, pocket money and personal expenses.


After sightseeing in Stockholm, daily sailtraning from Nynäshamn and then as a crewmember onboard a sailing yacht.


The participant must be insured against illness, accidents and third part damages. A copy of the insurance-receipt should be sent to the sailing master together with the application.

General, clothing and equipment:

Capability to swim 200 meters and to speak English is a must! The applicants who are accepted will receive a detailed list of clothing and equipment.


Arlanda (Stockholm Airport) or Stockholm Central Railway Station and ferryharbors in Stockholm will be accepted during Wednesday August 07 and departure Saturday August 17. (There will be a Welcome Party 19.00 hrs Wednesday August 07 in Nynäshamn.


Between 17 and 20 years.


Only youngsters who are interested in sailing life are advised to apply for the Camp! During the last period of the Camp can it be rough sailing and hard work onboard!


It is open for application until April 15, 2019, to the Sailing Master, address above. Please use the Rotary application from attached file ( Rotary International, Rotary Youth Exchange, Short-Term Exchange Program (STEP) Application).

Mark carefully if you have some food restriction or health problems. Accepted applicants will receive further information thereafter.

To the Rotary Clubs:

We strongly recommend Rotary Clubs to support and help by giving interested youngsters with poor economical resources the opportunity to visit Sweden and discover sailing!

Welcome to the beautiful Archipelago in Nynäshamn (near Stockholm).

Stefan Bokfors, Sailing Master, stefan.bokfors (at) synergia.se