The club

Founded by Gabriele D’Annunzio in 1928, FVR is one of the most dynamic sailing clubs on the international scene.

Consiglio direttivo

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Some historical notes

Fraglia Vela Riva has been awarded a sport distinction Stella d’argento and Stella d’oro by CONI. Throughout its history Fraglia Vela Riva has always promoted sailing events in perfect synthesis with the tourism of Upper Garda and Trentino. Today Riva is well known in the world for its excellent climatic and wind conditions and is a major attraction for International Regattas and outdoor sports. Lake Garda: that «marvel of a lake» as described by Goethe.

Every year youngsters, trained athletes and members reach new heights in their classes and events: winning national, continental and iridate titles as well as competing in several Olympic Games. So many have contributed in creating the rich history of Fraglia Vela Riva.

Roll of Honor

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Port and headquarters

The historic site of the club

Fraglia Vela Riva provides a wide range of facilities for competitors 365 days a year. The administration offices, mechanic’s shop and changing rooms are located on the ground floor next to the crane and boat launch; on the first floor is a restaurants and bar, lounge with internet, a terrace with a breathtaking view of the lake and lots of services for before and after competitions.

The covered terrace is a perfect venue for dinners and parties and gives competitors and officials a chance to relax and get to know each other. Close to the clubhouse along the lake there is a special area, suitable for marketing expositions, offering an alternative to the more traditional venues. In addition to seasonal berthing, Fraglia Vela Riva also has rates for whoever wants to berth for only a few days, where they are welcome to enjoy all the facilities and services the club offers.

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