Wilhelmshaven Sailing Cup 2017, the oldest traditional sailing regatta on the German North Sea coast.
Once a year sailors from all over Europe meet for the regatta at the jade Bay. From 29th September to the 1st October it is called "Leinen Los!" to sail around the coveted Wilhelmshaven Sailing-Cup. Already in its 16th year, interested visitors can experience the exciting regatta of the traditional sailors on the Jade and a colourful festival program on land. The focus of the event is the Regatta der Traditionsegler. About 12 ships will be on the lake on Saturday to take part in the exciting competition. You can even book on one of the vessels to participate in the competition. There will be fireworks, activities for children, open ships and plenty of entertainment.