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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 - 13 Mar 2017 - Impact
Sportcal will conduct GSI Event Studies across six World Sailing events throughout 2017.
Sailing - 01 Nov 2016 - Federations & NOCs
At World Sailing's 2016 Annual Conference, the governing body will be laying down plans for a healthy sustainable future for the sport, as well as the more specific subject of sustainability in the waters of the world.
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 - 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 - 02 Jun 2010 - Television
The final four days of the Louis Vuitton Trophy La Maddalena will be televised around the globe, live, beginning on 3rd June. In territories without live television, fans can pick up the programme on a live internet stream.
Sailing - 19 May 2010 - Federations & NOCs
Wednesday 19 May 2010 - Military Authorities have issued further warnings of piracy attacks in the Gulf of Aden and the Northern Indian Ocean region. As a result the International Sailing Federation (ISAF) has re-issued advice on guidelines.
Sailing - 11 Mar 2010 - Television
The World Sailing Teams Association is again offering right-free television coverage of the first 2010 event of the Louis Vuitton Trophy, distributed by Dominique Curchod Communications.
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 - 19 Mar 2009 - Federations & NOCs
Wednesday 18 March 2009 - The International Sailing Federation (ISAF) is delighted to announce the early appointment of the Executive Technical Delegate and the Race Officials Management Team for the 2012 London Olympic Games Sailing Competition. <BR>
Sailing - 29 Jan 2009 - Television
The Louis Vuitton Pacific Sailing Series, 2009’s premier sailing event, which gets under way on Friday, January 30 in Auckland, New Zealand, is making waves among broadcasters worldwide, with over 100 ready to show news and highlights packages. <BR>
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 www.sailing.org/olympics, 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 - 22 May 2008 - Federations & NOCs
ISAF is currently accepting nominations for members of the Committees, Sub-Committees and Commissions of the International Sailing Federation for November 2008-November 2012.
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>