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Denmark to Host 2015 Worlds

Denmark to Host 2015 Worlds

2015 Women’s Match Racing World Championship – Going to Denmark!

The 2015 ISAF Women’s Match Racing World Championship to be held in Middelfart in 2015! It was decided after a round of presentations in Oman in November 2013. Match Racing Denmark, in close cooperation with Sport Event Denmark and Danish Sailing Association will host the event in July 2015. The world elite coming to Denmark – The appointment means that the absolute world elite in female match race coming to Denmark in 2015, explains Søren Mathiesen Laugesen, Match Racing Denmark’s Regatta, Event and Partner Manager. – It is important for us to attract world championship to strengthen Danish sailing and focus on our sport. It’s a scoop for the sport, for us and for our partners, the Tricity, Fyn and the entire Denmark that we have managed to get this World Championship here in 2015, he elaborates.

Sporty and communicative performance justifies the choice Match Racing Denmark was up against four other bidders, namely 1 ) Szczecin – Swinoujscie in Poland, 2) Long Beach, California, USA, 3) Lysekil in Sweden and 4) Sheboygan, Wisconsin, USA. But it was all Denmark, who came out victorious. – We have in Match Racing Denmark extensive experience in organizing events ; secondly, we live on sailing and teambuilding business, and secondly, we hold each year a number of national and international competitions. Every time we hold an event, we get more training in it. For example, we held the European Championship in match racing in 2009 and the prestigious ISAF Nations Cup 2013 Grand Final in August 2013, as many of you recall. We thus feel in top shape to hold Women’s World Match Racing in 201, explains Søren Mathiesen Laugesen. He is also not in doubt why the election just fell on Match Racing Denmark. – The grounds were bluntly our sovereign host performance in effecting Nations Cup. Both purely sporting and our highly successful media coverage work, which will also be part of Women’s MR World Championship in 2015, he concludes. The exact date for the holding of VM’et whose official name is “2015 ISAF Women’s Match Racing World Championship”, will be announced as soon as it is fixed. There have been Danish participation every year since 1999, and for seven of the fifteen held rallies, Denmark took medals. The event was the first and last time held in Denmark in 2006 in Skovshoved where Dorte Jensen from Denmark won gold.

Great satisfaction and support from Sport Event Denmark

– There is wind in the sails of Sport Event Denmark, federations and host cities at the moment. Today in Oman, Denmark has been awarded the Match Racing World Championship for Women 2015 to be held in Middelfart. Three weeks ago, Denmark in Doha awarded World Cup handball 2019 for gentlemen. There is an outline of a pattern in which Danish bid won by beautiful and persuasive presentations on site, and where the Sport Event Denmark, who is on stage, says Lars Lundov, CEO of Sport Event Denmark.

Who’s Match Racing Denmark ?

With 17 match race boats and more than 5,000 cruise guests annually Match Racing Denmark today the leading and largest match racing center with more than 30,000 cruise guests since 2005. The center was established in close cooperation between the sailing clubs in Horsens, Vejle, Fredericia, Middelfart and Kolding to strengthen Danish sailing. Match Racing Denmark was established in 1996 and has conducted hundreds of events and rallies.

Contact : Regatta, Event and Partner Manager at Match Racing Denmark Søren Mathiesen Laugesen on mobile +45 24 43 35 45 or mail Read more about Match Racing Denmark on