Radio-orienteering NC, 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 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

Departure from Västerås

Thursday morning, Hans waits 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.

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.

Helsingør Ferieby

Hans, Göran, Bo och Rolf får stuga 2. De övriga västeråsarna bor i stuga 5.

SMS från Jan när han och de övriga anländer:

Vi är i hus 5. Såg ni när vi vinkade från båten?

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