FKK (Freikörperkultur) is originated in Germany at the end of the 19th century. It was the start of the modern naturism. First they had the indication Nacktkultur, but that word shocked and they have finally chosen for the word Freikörperkultur or FKK.
Round 1920 on the island Sylt naturism, in Germany FKK, arise. In Klappholttal in List on Sylt had Knud Ahlborn, leader of the Free German Youth Movement engaged a social renewal to naturism. Klappholttal still exists. It is now called Nordseeheim Klappholttal and still has the same function as in 1919. The Academy at the Seaside is a high school for development of young people and adults.
What means FKK
FKK is associated with self-respect, respect for dissent and the environment. It has a balancing effect on the people, by freeing him from the tensions caused by taboos, and shows ways to a simple, healthy human lifestyle.
Naturists have a positive relationship to the body, accept themselves and others as they are. It is important not grown to be young or beautiful or styled. FKK attaches importance to other things. It is assumed to be washed and cared for physically. The nudity takes place not only on visible lonely places or in community. No nude person would run naked through the streets. In the FKK Club and FKK-Zeltplatz and on nude beach may be off.
FKK naturists are convinced that it must have every once tried to remotely understand how strong is the sense of freedom and well-being. That’s probably what can be different from the nudists.
Free of standards and status symbols to be nude. They see themselves tolerant, sports enthusiast, health conscious, environmentally oriented, straightforward, and body awareness.
Genuine naturists are child and family friendly. They have responsibility for the protection of plants and animals are tolerant, helpful and respect the property of others. The FKK naturists are informal, open and sociable, the loneliness will respect others even in the crowd.