Radio-orienteering Nordic Championships, Denmark 2016

In August 2015 Hans 59, Jan Palmquist 60, Leif Zettervall 74, Bo Lenander 70, Peter Ljungström 65, Göran Pettersson 62 and Rolf Svensson 70, goes to Denmark to participate in the Nordic Championships in ARDF.

The competition logotype.

The official program

The Open Nordic ARDF Championships 2016 is held in Helsingör, Denmark. The event is organized by the Eksperimenterende Danske Radioamatører (E.D.R.). The Championship site is Helsingør Ferieby.

  • August 12: Sprint 3.5 MHz
  • August 13: Classic 3.5 MHz
  • August 14: Classic 144 MHz

ARDF Invitation with Hans' application

Hans waiting at Släggkastargatan 6 to be picked up by Rolf.

Departure from Västerås

Thursday morning, Hans is waiting to be picked up at Rönnby. Rolf has already picked-up Göran and Bo.

Leif and Peter are travelling with Jan the next day.

The car stops at Askersund where the group enjoy coffe and sandwiches in the small courtyard of Café Garvaregården.
Hans on the ferry to Helsingør.

Ferry Helsingborg – Helsingør

The trip takes only 20 minutes. Tobacco is sold on the ferry the first 10 minutes and alcohol is sold the last 10 minutes.

Waiting for boarding the ferry at Helsingborg.
Hans in front of the house 2.

Helsingør Ferieby

Hans, Göran, Bo and Rolf stay in house 2, while the other people from Västerås stays i house 5.

SMS from Jan when he and his friends arrive:

Vi är i hus 5. Såg ni när vi vinkade från båten?
Location of the venue.

Bathing in Öresund


Kronborg castle

The home of Hamlet.

The last stop

At 21:00 the team stops in a petrol station in Askersund for a pause. A couple of hours later, they are home in Västerås

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Hans Sundgren unless otherwise stated.

Camera 1

Apple iPhone 6

Camera 2

GoPro Hero5 Session

Camera 3

Nikon Coolpix S9900