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Sailing - 13 Aug 2018 - Events
Denmark has a long history of innovation on the water and the Hempel Sailing World Championships Aarhus 2018, which drew to a close on Sunday, has set a new standard in sustainability. Thomas Bach, the IOC president, who visited the event last Sunday, called it a “benchmark project.” From recycling at sea, to the use of bikes and electric vehicles, to the mushroom bacteria test to clean-up petrol in the harbour, the Danes are making waves.
Sailing - 25 Jun 2018 - Events
22 June, 2018 - The world's longest offshore sailing competition visited Aarhus today on the last and shortest legs of the Volvo Ocean Race. The crews had been heading for Denmark from Gothenburg to make a 'fly by' in Denmark on the way to Dutch The Hague.
Sailing - 26 Apr 2018 - Events
Since the launch of the GC32 Racing Tour partnership in 2015, Icarus Sports has successfully improved the promotion of the event to new and existing fans, achieving a significant media value of €12 million in 2017.
Sailing - 05 Apr 2018 - Events
World Sailing, Sport Event Denmark (SED) and Aarhus Events have commissioned Sportcal to conduct a GSI Event Study on the Hempel Sailing World Championships Aarhus 2018.
Sailing - 02 Oct 2017 - Events
We can't remove every piece of plastic from the sea. That task is too big. However, we can make sure that no waste ends up in the ocean during the Hempel Sailing World Championships next year in Aarhus, Denmark.
Sailing - 05 Sep 2017 - Events
The City of Aarhus, the Danish Sailing Federation, Sailing Aarhus and Sport Event Denmark have over the summer trimmed the sails and now better know the ropes for next year’s sailing World Championships.
Sailing - 24 Oct 2016 - Events
It was announced today that ICARUS Sports, the leading media production and distribution company in the field of Sailing and Action sports is launching a new and fresh TV Series, "The Outdoor Sports Show"
Sailing - 07 Jun 2016 - Bidding
World Sailing is inviting Host Cities to bid for the 2017 and 2018 editions of the Annual Conference, the most important gathering of World Sailing's decision makers.
Sailing - 18 Nov 2013 - Events
ISAF Women’s Match Racing World Championship will be staged in Middelfart, Denmark. This has just been decided after the presentations in Oman on Monday, and today it has been confirmed officially by ISAF. The Danish bid was up against Szczecin – Swinoujscie, Poland, Long Beach, California, USA, Lysekil, Sweden and Sheboygan, Wisconsin, USA.
Sailing - 08 May 2013 - Bidding
As it prepares to host the ISAF mid-year meeting in Copenhagen from Thursday May 9-12, Denmark is considering bidding to stage the 2018 ISAF Sailing World Championships.
Sailing - 19 Jun 2012 - Events
Denmark will host the prestigious ISAF Nations Cup Grand Final in 2013. The International Sailing Federation has awarded the Danish town, Middelfart in Funen, the world championships for match racers. Denmark will thus play host of yet another sailing event. Denmark was one out of 6 countries that bid to host the Championships.
Sailing - 04 Aug 2011 - Events
Fans of the World Match Racing Tour, the world’s premier sailing series, can now download all the latest top-quality multimedia content from the Tour from iTunes.
Sailing - 03 Jun 2011 - Events
London, UK – 03 June 2011: The World Match Racing Tour today unveiled the seven officially approved new boat designs that will be used by the Tour’s host venues. The designs form a key part of the series’ wider development plan which will see a further six new venues added to its current calendar of eight regattas by 2013.<BR><BR>
Sailing - 23 Feb 2011 - Events
Since announcing an ambitious expansion plan which will see the World Match Racing Tour (WMRT) grow to 15 events by 2013, the Tour has been overwhelmed by the level of interest from potential new host regions and is now in extended talks with 10 venues who are all eager to embrace the benefits of hosting a stage of the Tour.
Sailing - 18 Jan 2011 - Events
Denmark has pulled out all the stops to host the ISAF Worlds in all Olympic classes in Aarhus in 2014.
Sailing - 22 Dec 2010 - Events
London – 21 December 2010: Since the curtain came down on the 2010 edition of the World Match Racing Tour (WMRT) in the most emphatic fashion - on the final day of the final event - the sailing world has been reflecting on a season when the Tour made the headlines both on and off the water, having also made a succession of exciting announcements that will define the future of the series.
Sailing - 02 Dec 2010 - Events
Denmark demonstrates great continuity in terms of bidding for and hosting major international sailing championships and is now widely recognised as one of the world’s leading organisers in the field. But it does not stop there. Lately, Denmark has handed in its bid for the sailing event of them all; the huge ISAF Worlds 2014 event.
Sailing - 29 Oct 2010 - Events
Denmark/the City of Aarhus have just handed in their bid for the ISAF Sailing World Championships 2014 to the International Sailing Association, ISAF; a huge event with the World Championships for all the Olympic sailing classes embedded in one and the same event.
Sailing - 26 Oct 2010 - Events
The ISAF World Match Racing Tour (WMRT), sailing’s premier global match racing tour, has today opened the bidding process for cities, regions and countries from around the globe to enter the race for the right to host a stage of sailing's leading world series.
Sailing - 26 Aug 2010 - Events
Following on from the Finn Gold Cup and 470 World Championships in 2009, Denmark next week hosts the RS:X World Championships, to be held in Kerteminde, 100km west of Copenhagen. Competition starts on Sunday, 29th August and concludes with the medal races on Saturday 4th September.
Sailing - 08 Jul 2010 - Events
The 5th edition of the FISU World University Match Racing Championship was officially declared open yesterday, July 6th in Gazi, Crete/Greece. Thirteen boat crews from nine countries representing three continents will battle until July 11th for the precious gold.
Sailing - 03 Mar 2010 - Events
In exactly half a year from now, Denmark is staging the World Championships RS-X-class 2010; a prestigious Olympic windsurfing sport. The intention is to give the world’s best windsurfers a fantastic experience. <BR>
Sailing - 08 Oct 2009 - Events
Sailing: Among four proposed venues, the ISAF-recognized X-35 class has chosen to run the 2011 World Championship on the Bay of Aarhus in Denmark. This will be the first time the X-35 class is scheduling a world championship in Denmark. Organiser is Sailing Aarhus, who also hosted the 2008 ISAF Youth World Championship.
Sailing - 28 Sep 2009 - Events
It’s often said that sailing will never be a spectator sport, but Secretary General of the Danish Sailing Association, Dan Ibsen, begs to differ.
Sailing - 24 Aug 2009 - Events
The 159 teams taking part in the 470 Men and 470 Women World Championships have now arrived in Rungsted, Denmark, where measurement is currently taking place prior to Sunday’s start of racing proper, run by the Royal Danish Yacht Club.
Sailing - 07 Aug 2009 - Events
Former Olympic medallists and reigning World champions a plenty grace the city of Skagen during the Dragon Gold Cup sailing championship from 1-7 August 2009. Also the Royal Yacht, Dannebrog, is here for the duration of the event.<BR>
Sailing - 06 Aug 2009 - Events
On the eve of the EUROSAF European Match Racing Championship 2009, the scale of this regatta is becoming very clear. With 32 of the best men’s and women’s teams from the highly competitive match racing world, there are 160 sailors before you even start counting the army of organising and administrative staff who are making this event happen in Middelfart, site of the world’s biggest purpose-built match racing venue, Match Race Denmark.<BR>
Sailing - 06 Jul 2009 - Events
More than a hundred sailors are converging on Copenhagen to contest the Women’s European Laser Radial Championship. Due to take place from 8 to 16 July, the women Olympic hopefuls will be competing out of Skovshoved Yacht Club in Charlottenlund on the northern outskirts of the Danish capital city.
Sailing - 29 Jun 2009 - Events
Denmark is gearing up for a busy summer sailing season at it hosts a series of leading international yachting events as part of the country’s ‘Year of Sports 2009’. <BR>
Sailing - 08 May 2009 - Events
Thursday 7 May, 2009 - The Volvo Ocean Race is to move its headquarters from the South Coast of England to Alicante, Spain. The Mediterranean city will become both the starting port and the home of the race for the next three editions.
Sailing - 13 Jan 2009 - Media rights
Dominique Curchod Communications is distributing ‘free’ daily news packages for the Louis Vuitton Pacific Sailing Series, the premier sailing event of 2009, which takes place from January 30 to February 14 and is inviting potential broadcasters to register their interest.
Sailing - 12 Jan 2009 - Events
At the A-Cat annual congress during this year’s World Championships in Australia, the City of Aarhus has just been appointed as host of the A-Cat Worlds 2011.
Sailing - 12 Dec 2008 - Events
Cochin, India – 11 December 2008 -- As part of continuing efforts to forge new paths at the forefront of technology, the organisers of the Volvo Ocean Race are excited to announce a new initiative that harnesses the power of Google Earth to display the rich multimedia content, which is sent off the boats as they race around the world.
Sailing - 16 Oct 2008 - Federations & NOCs
Thursday 16 October 2008 - The International Sailing Summit (ISS) has become the most recent partner of the ISAF Connect to Sailing initiative. <BR>
Sailing - 06 Oct 2008 - Events
Alicante (Spain) – 5 October 2008 – Organisers of the Volvo Ocean Race have announced that the next edition of the world’s premier offshore event will start in 2011.
Sailing - 05 Sep 2008 - Sponsorship
Singapore, September 4, 2008 – ONE15 Singapore Ocean Race Pte Ltd, ONE°15 Marina Club, Sentosa Leisure Group and UBS officially announced today the signing of the title sponsorship of the very first and only Southeast Asian stopover for the Volvo Ocean Race 2008-2009 in Singapore.
Sailing - 18 Aug 2008 - Events
Portsmouth (England) – 18 August - The acclaimed voice of the Volvo Ocean Race, Guy Swindells, and his radio team have been signed up for the 2008-09 edition of the round-the-world ocean marathon which starts in Alicante in October.
Sailing - 30 Jul 2008 - Internet
The International Sailing Federation (ISAF) has launched their new Olympic Games microsite at, bringing sports fans around the world unrivalled coverage of the 2008 Olympic Sailing Competition.
Sailing - 30 May 2008 - Events
<SPAN style="FONT-SIZE: 10pt; COLOR: black; FONT-FAMILY: Arial"><SPAN style="FONT-SIZE: 10pt; COLOR: black; FONT-FAMILY: Arial">On June 21–28, Chicago’s magnificent lakefront is the venue for the 2008 Etchells World Championship Regatta. The event is presented by World Sport Chicago (WSC), the “living legacy” of Chicago 2016’s Olympic Games bid, and hosted by the Chicago Yacht Club.</SPAN></SPAN>
Sailing - 01 May 2008 - Events
<SPAN style="FONT-SIZE: 10pt; FONT-FAMILY: Verdana">The 2008 Volvo Youth Sailing ISAF World Championship is on course to be one of the biggest ever with 59 nations and 250 sailors already signed up to compete in <?xml:namespace prefix = st1 ns = "urn:schemas-microsoft-com:office:smarttags" /><st1:place w:st="on"><st1:City w:st="on">Århus</st1:City>, <st1:country-region w:st="on">Denmark</st1:country-region></st1:place> from 10-19 July.</SPAN>
Sailing - 28 Apr 2008 - Events
<SPAN style="FONT-SIZE: 8.5pt; COLOR: #666666; FONT-FAMILY: Verdana"><SPAN style="FONT-SIZE: 10pt; COLOR: #000000"><SPAN style="COLOR: #666666; FONT-FAMILY: Verdana"><SPAN style="COLOR: #666666; FONT-FAMILY: Verdana"><SPAN style="COLOR: #666666; FONT-FAMILY: Verdana"><SPAN style="COLOR: #000000">The Notice of Race for the 2009 ISAF Nations Cup has been published on the ISAF website. </SPAN></SPAN></SPAN></SPAN></SPAN></SPAN>
Sailing - 22 Apr 2008 - Events
New Zealander Jack Lloyd, a well known figure in international yacht racing, has joined the Volvo Ocean Race as its new Race Director.  Lloyd, 54, was Chairman of the International Jury for the 2005-06 race after serving as a member of the jury for two previous races. <P style="MARGIN-TOP: 0px; MARGIN-BOTTOM: 0px"><SPAN style="FONT-SIZE: 12pt; FONT-FAMILY: Arial"><SPAN lang=EN-GB style="FONT-WEIGHT: bold; FONT-SIZE: 12pt; FONT-FAMILY: Arial"></SPAN></SPAN> </P>
Sailing - 07 Apr 2005
Around 200 young sailors from over 35 countries and all six continents will be in Korea this July to compete in the 35th ISAF Youth Sailing World Championship.
Sailing - 07 Jan 2005
The Spanish City of Bilbao, in the province of Bizkaia, has won the bid to host the start and finish of the 5-Oceans Race 2006/07.&nbsp; The race will start from the Puerto Deportivo el Abra Getxo, located at the mouth of Bilbao's&nbsp;river, on 5th November 2006, and finish there the following spring.
Sailing - 07 Jan 2005
The Spanish City of Bilbao, in the province of Bizkaia, has won the bid to host the start and finish of the 5-Oceans Race 2006/07. The race will start from the Puerto Deportivo el Abra Getxo, located at the mouth of Bilbao's river, on 5th November 2006, and finish there the following spring.
Sailing - 09 Dec 2004
Michelle Warner has been appointed to the role of Commercial and Marketing manager for Skandia Cowes Week and will take up her appointment in January 2005.
Sailing - 04 Oct 2004
Valencia, Spain, 2nd October, 2004 – Western Europe at the beginning of the 21st century is a significant change of scene for the America’s Cup.
Sailing - 29 Sep 2004
Southampton, England, September 29, 2004 - Glenn Bourke, CEO of the Volvo Ocean Race, joined Mayor Kerry Prendergast, Wellington City Council, and Stephen Moir, Commodore of the Royal Port Nicholson Yacht Club (RPNYC), to announce that New Zealand's capital city, Wellington, will host a pit stop for the Volvo Ocean Race from 17 - 19 February 2006. Although the event has a long association with New Zealand, this will be the first time that the race has visited Wellington.
Sailing - 28 Sep 2004
28th September, 2004 – AC Management, the event organiser for the 32nd America’s Cup is pleased to announce a collaboration with Ford under which the car manufacturer will become a Supporter and Official Car of the 32nd America’s Cup.
Sailing - 27 Sep 2004
HSBC has today announced a multi-million dollar headline sponsorship of the Oryx Quest 2005 - a new ground breaking round-the-world sailing event.
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