Hempel Sailing World Championships Aarhus 2018
When Aarhus hosts the Hempel Sailing World Championships in 2018 it will be for all 10 Olympic sailing classes plus Kitesurfing. It is going to be one of the largest sporting events ever in Denmark. During the event, Aarhus will be buzzing with excitement. Sailors from up against 90 nations will compete for Worlds medals and qualifying for the Olympics on the waves of Aarhus Bay. The new pier invites everyone to join the family-friendly activities. It will be a party for all ages and interests, with lots of action for both incarnated fans of sailing, and for those who are not yet familiar with the sport.
Stop by and feel the sea spray and the wind in the sails and join us in celebrating Aarhus, Denmark, The Sea and all of the great athletes.
Facts about the Worlds
WELCOME TO AARHUS 2018
Welcome to the Worlds!
We have looked very much forward to writing this headline. Tomorrow is the day when several years of preparations, logistics, set ups, and planning will all come together.
Public transportation is the way to go
We urge our guests to leave their cars at home and make use of public transportation instead as well as our free shuttle busses and solar-powered shuttle ferry.
The Boat Parks and the Race Office open tomorrow, Thursday
After years of preparations, we are now ready to open the boat parks and the race office. Tomorrow is the big day, and many athletes will come to Aarhus during the next couple of days and weeks to get ready for the Worlds.
The countdown to the Worlds continues…
This time with the official opening of the new Aarhus International Sailing Center in Aarhus Ø on Wednesday, May 23. Keen sailors Crown Prince Frederik and Princess Mary of Denmark will be there to unveil Denmark’s new home of sailing.