The Organizers behind
City of Aarhus/Aarhus Events
Aarhus Events attracts, develops and supports large, strategic events with an international focus. The overall aim is to create events that contribute to economic growth and development across various sectors and which provide unique experiences for the city’s citizens, guests and business community. Aarhus Events assists event planners within a wide range of fields: Sporting events, cultural events and knowledge events among others.
The Danish Sailing Association (MNA)
The MNA (Member National Authority) behind the Hempel Sailing World Championships is the Danish Sailing Association. The Danish Sailing Association is a member of all relevant sporting and political organisations in Denmark such as the National Olympic Committee and the Sports Confederation of Denmark. The Danish Sailing Association representing a total of 65,000 members.
The organising committee for the Hempel Sailing World Championships Aarhus 2018 is formed by Sailing Aarhus, a non-profit sailing event management organisation constituted by the six sailing clubs in Aarhus. Sailing Aarhus was established in 1999 in connection with the Danish bid for the 2003 ISAF Worlds and has worked intensely ever since, organising international sailing events in Aarhus.
Sport Event Danmark
Sport Event Denmark is the national Danish sports event organisation. It was established in 1994 by the Danish government and the national Danish sports organisations with the main aim of attracting and hosting major international sporting events and sports congresses.
Sport Event Denmark recognises the importance of adding value to an event and its owners. Sport Event Denmark remains involved throughout the event process and works closely with the local organising committee.
Hempel is a leading painter supplier in the marine, industry, decorative, container and yacht segments. With departments in more than 45 countries, Hempel is one of Denmark’s most global companies with roots in the maritime. As a title sponsor, Hempel contribute to make the Hempel sailing World Championships a world class event.
The Geberit Group is a European leader in sanitary technology and bathroom ceramics. At Hempel Sailing World Championshops Aarhus 2018,
Geberit sponsors shower toilets: Geberit AquaClean. The WC that cleans you with water.
Danske Bank is a Nordic universal bank with strong local roots and bridges to the rest of the world. Their professionalism and contact with a lot of people, makes the bank a strong partner for the Worlds.
Blue Water Shipping
Blue Water Shipping has more than 40 years of experience with shipping and logistics, a strong global network and a great knowledge of the city of Aarhus.
Blue Water Shipping is the official logistics partner of the Sailing World Championships in Aarhus.
Volvo is one of World Sailing’s greatest sponsors and therefor also engaged in the Hempel Sailing World Championships Aarhus 2018.
Volvo will be providing logistics through all kinds of different vehicles.
Novicell is an international digital consulting Company. They deliver digital solutions based on solid experince and facts.
To Hempel Sailing World Championships Aarhus 2018 Novicell deliver their professional event management platform Venma – for e.g. managing the many volunteers.
LaserTryk.dk is the largest digital printing Company in Scandinavian and delivers printed matters to both businesses and consumers for any occasion.
To Hempel Sailing World Championships Aarhus 2018 LaserTryk.dk is printing graphic materials including programs, banners, flags, stickers and signs.
Mettler Toledo is a leading global manufacturer of precision instruments. The Company is the world’s largest manufacturer and marketer of weighing instruments for use in laboratory, industrial and food retailing applications.
To Hempel Sailing World Championships Mettler Toledo delivers precisions instruments to weighing the boats.
Nordic Rentals is one of Scandinavia’s leading event companies in renting out professional audio, light, stage and AV equipment. For the sailing World Championships, Nordic Rentals supplies big screens and audio to the venue.
AFI Marine is a local Aarhus company with everything in boat equipment. AFI deliver event clothing for the event team, as well as t-shirts for the many volunteers at the Worlds.
In addition, AFI is the preferred partner for motor service for the many support- and official boats.
Købmand Herman Sallings Fond
Købmand Herman Sallings Fond supports the facilitation of the maritime festival surrounding the newly built harbor quarter, Aarhus Ø during the Hempel Sailing World Championships Aarhus 2018.
Vilhelm Kiers Fonden
Vilhelm Kiers Fond supports the Opening and Closing Ceremony to the Hempel Sailing World Championships Aarhus 2018 and gives the visitors and guests a perfect start and end to the championships.
Den A. P. Møllerske Støttefond
Den A. P. Møllerske Støttefond supports the Maritime Festival at the Hempel Sailing World Championships Aarhus 2018. The purpose of the festival is to make sailing more popular and accessible than previously seen.
Nordea-fonden supports activities which promote good living in Denmark. Focus areas are: health and food, exercise and nature. At the Worlds Nordea-fonden supports the great maritime festival at the harbor.
The C.A.C Fond supports art and cultural projects in Denmark. During the Sailing World Championships 2018, the fond supports the opening and closing ceremony at the event area. The C.A.C Fond thus helps to ensure a festive start and end of the World Cup.
Tuborgfondet is a non-profit foundation whose goal is that all young people are an active part of society’s communities in both the labor market and civil society. Tuborgfondet supports the volunteer sustainability ambassadors during the Worlds.
If you have any inquiries regarding sponsorship agreements, please contact: