Düsseldorf is the center of the Rhine – Ruhr metropolitan region and the capital city of the German state of North Rhine – Westphalia. It is known for its fine arts, its relatively large Japanese community and its pioneering influence on experimental – electronic music. Nonetheless, Düsseldorf is also famous for its extreme sports activities, being performed in the wider area.
- ABOUT THE SPOT
SUP in Erlichsee, Oberhausen – Rheinhausen, Baden-Wuerttemberg Germany
The center offers camping and new and very sanitary facilities. It is a recreational center where many sports are taking place. One of the most popular sports in Erlichsee is SUP.
The beach is sandy with rocks and the wind direction in its optimum form is west, northwest. The wind speed varies through the seasons but in its most common speed is approximately at 7 knots/8 mph. Average air temperature is cold in winter and hot in summer.
There is a free parking lot at the water. Although it is a great spot for water sports, it is not very crowded with SU Paddlers. The area is located directly on the lake and has a club house, a boat dock, a boat slip and 2 surf racks.
The following classes of boats are the authorized SCOR: Hobie Cat, Laser, Strale, 470, Corsair and surfboards. Annually 3 – 4 regattas are taking place for over two days using the above instead of boats.