National Sports Event Organization

Sport Event Denmark is the national Danish sports event organization. Established and supported by the Danish Government.


Our objective is bidding for and hosting world class sporting events in Denmark, for example World- and European Championships in different sports as well as major sports congresses. Sport Event Denmark is working in close collaboration with the Danish host cities and the national sport federations. Today Denmark is one of the leading countries in terms of hosting world class sporting events (in top-15 globally according to SportCal).

80% success rate

Sport Event Denmark, after many years of focused and visible efforts, is viewed as a credible and trusted partner in the sports world.

We have succeeded in winning over 80 percent of our international bid campaigns. In addition, Denmark and our capital city, Copenhagen, have been ranked in the Top-15 of the Global Sports Nations/Cities

iaehWe collaborate internationally

Sport Event Denmark is a founding member of the International Association of Event Hosts (IAEH), that exists for representatives of international destinations to collaborate together to generate the best possible value from hosting major sporting events, and provide a voice for ‘not for profit’ hosts of events.

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Danish national federations, host cities, and Sport Event Denmark will celebrate ten years of successful cooperation in attracting and staging major international sporting events in Denmark in 2018. Sport Event Denmark has supported more than 350 events in 62 cities. In 2008, Sport Event Denmark was established to attract and host international sporting events in … Læs videre Ten years of major international sporting events in Denmark

LEN European Short Course Swimming Championships kicked off today (Wednesday) with World Class performances in the brand new state-of-the-art multipurpose arena. LEN European Short Course Swimming Championships are the very first sporting event in Royal Arena and for the next five days in Copenhagen, the capital of Denmark. The European swimmers got out of the … Læs videre EUROSWIM 2017: Great swimming and promising performances on the first day in Royal Arena

Silkeborg, Denmark – The World Women’s Curling Championship 2019 will be held in the Silkeborg Sportscenter, in Silkeborg, Denmark from 16 to 24 March 2019 it has been announced on Tuesday (12 December). This news comes just two days after Denmark’s women’s and men’s teams qualified for the PyeongChang 2018 Olympic Winter Games at the … Læs videre CURLING: Silkeborg, Denmark to host World Women’s Curling Championship 2019

The spirit of the World Championship is over us and even though the women are still competing for the gold, it is also time to look forward to the next exciting World Championship in 2019 where the Men’s tournament is organized in Germany and Denmark in the period from 10 to 27 January. In less … Læs videre HANDBALL: The ultimate Christmas gift: Tickets for the Men’s World Championship 2019