Useful Information

Regatta Contacts

  • Head of organisation committee: Jan Willem Ypma
  • Head of race management: Marc van Bemmelen
  • Principal Racing Officer: Elmar Pigaud
  • Head of Hospitality: to be announced

Royal Netherlands Yacht Club

flag officers: 

  • Commodore:Michiel van Dis
  • Vice Commodore: Marc van Bemmel
  • Rear Commodore Yachting: R Bickett Esq
  • Rear Commodore Finance: Christopher Russell Esq
  • Secretary: Ms. M.L. Daarnhouwer – Beers

Useful Contacts

  • Rescue service (KNRM): (VHF 16) +31 228 314 199 
  • Nearest Hospital: Westfries Gasthuis, Molenweg 9b +31 228 312 345
  • Harbour services and location: 
    • Havenweg 3
    • 1601 GA Enkhuizen
    • Tel.: (0228) 31 24 44
    • Fax. (0228) 32 02 06
    • Mobile: 06 237 003 90
    • E-mail: havendienst@enkhuizen.nl
    • VHF 12

Calamaties

  • General emergency telephone number: 112
  • Regional police: (0900) 88 44
  • Doctors post: (0229) 29 78 00
  • Dentist: (075) 63 19 340
  • Veterinarian: (0228) 31 70 00

Getting About

Taxi

  • Rates from the airport are around 90 euro
  • Taxi’s can be found at the train station, located on a 5min walk from the regatta village
  • Uber works in The Netherlands

Car rental 

  • Schiphol airport offers cars from all major rental companies with pickup and drop off at the airport. Car-Rent   or Rentalcars  offers the possibility to compare rental companies and possibilities online.

Train

  • Public transport information can be found here 
  • The transport from “Schiphol”(Airport)  to “Enkhuizen” takes just over 1 hour (with a changeover at station “Amsterdam Sloterdijk” 
  • Transport between Amsterdam Central Station and Enkhuizen  is less then 1 hour
  • information about the trainstation of enkhuizen can be found here 

Airport

Marinas and Moorings

Ports

  • Buyshaven harbourmasters  tel. 06 30136854
    • This is where the Regatta village is located
  • Contest Yachts 
    • Our partner for launching and hailing the boats and safely parking the trailers.
    • we will have a transport van driving between the yard and the regatta village if transport of extra equipment is needed.

Chandlers

Rigging, Rope and Sail repairs

Boat Builders and Repairs

Diving Companies

scuba equipment

  • Totally scuba: www.totallyscuba.nl

Fuel

A fuel station for the boats is located in the Compagnies haven (compagnies Harbour) in front of Joosten Watersport Chandlery

General Stores & Services

Groceries

  • Harbour market: supermarket at Compagnies haven
  • HEMA: general supplies at Westerstraat 123
  • Deen Supermarket: budget supermarket at Clarissenplaats 2
  • Albert Heijn: premium supermarket at Westerstraat 188
  • ALDI: supermarket at Rode Paard 1

Health and Beauty

Barbers

  • Sharp Barbershop: Vijzelstraat 60
  • A&R Herenkapsalon: Westerstraat 13

Hairdressers

  • P.C. Haarmode: Westerstraat 198
  • Hairstyling Marize: Westerstraat 142
  • ‘t Haarhuys Enkhuizen: Westerstraat 20

Spa Facilities & massages

  • Chyse: Kruislaan 40
  • Thermen Sauna Suomi: Holenweg 6, 1624 PB Hoorn