Summer heats up as SailGP - sailing’s pinnacle league - heads to The City of Smiles, Aarhus, to deliver an action-packed weekend for the inaugural ROCKWOOL Denmark Sail Grand Prix on August 20-21.
Located on the Aarhus O, with its stunning natural vistas and strong tradition for yachting, fans in Denmark will experience the adrenaline rush of supercharged foiling F50 catamarans for the very first time. Home favorites Nicolai Sehested - helm for Denmark SailGP Team presented by ROCKWOOL - and Olympic winners Katja Salskov-Iversen, Anne-Marie Rindom and Martin Kirketerp team up to go head to head when eight of the world’s best sailing crews take to Danish waters in a nation vs. nation battle for the global championship. Excitement and drama will be nonstop as the fleet of identical foiling F50s fly by spectators at speeds up to 60mph
ROCKWOOL Denmark Sail Grand Prix is the fifth event of Season 2 of the global SailGP sailing championship after Bermuda, Taranto, Italy and Plymouth, England. ROCKWOOL Denmark Sail Grand Prix is held in collaboration with the Danish team's main sponsor ROCKWOOL and Aarhus Municipality.