THIS IS THE WEEK OF EUROSUP – RACES AND ALL THE OTHER COOL STUFF HAPPENING!!!
The EUROSUP week in Hvide Sande will feature fantastic races on the water and fun and cool activities on our SUP CITY beach and in the tent area – for the athletes, spectators and the many summer guests visiting the beautiful westcoast of Denmark. It’s going to be SUPer GREAT!!!!
Opening ceremony and parade
On August 27th a joint walk with all athletes, volunteers, ESF, Surf & SUP Denmark, Waterz and everyone involved. We will stroll through the streets of Hvide Sande downtown, with flags from each European country, ending up at our mainstage close to the beach with opening speeches, entertainment, and other surprises to be announced.
Not only do we have the best European SUP elite gathered in Hvide Sande, but also the best Juniors in Europe, which we are very excited about!!
We will kickstart the EUROSUP races on Saturday August 27th from the morning – opening with the SUP Surfing on the beach, if the weather gods will allow it of course, and continue the Surf races the next 2-3 days (28th, 29th, 30th) and eventually celebrate the winners on the podium.
Sprint races will take place on Tuesday August 30th and the medals presented to the winners on the podium.
Wednesday August 31st it’s all about the SUP Long distance happening on the amazing Hvide Sande Fjord, just 800 meters from the beach – a classic longdistance setting and incredible site for both athletes and spectators.
Thursday and Friday September 1st and 2nd we hit the Technical Races, a favorite amongst a lot of SUP fans, and we are back on the sandy beaches of the westcoast.
Saturday we will finish with a Team Relay combining senior and junior teams.
*The Race program is of course depending on the weather gods of Hvide Sande and subject to changes.
Our EUROSUP host and the livestream
We are so proud to have Mathieu Astier from Total SUP as our official EUROSUP host in Hvide Sande. Mathieu Astier aka “Mr TotalSUP” is the hyper-active founder of TotalSUP.com, a world-leading online media dedicated to all things stand-up paddling with a huge international following on Facebook and Instagram. His love for SUP racing has led him to become a regular announcer and livestream consultant at many SUP race events in France and Worldwide. Mathieu is a regular media crew member of the ISA-sanctioned APP World Tour and was the co-host of EuroSUP 2017 in Peniche, Portugal. Mathieu is additionally a multilingual web and social media expert and will put his expertise at the service of EuroSUP 2022 for optimum coverage of the event on all online platforms – feel free to amend if it’s too much bragging.. not an easy task!
Mathieu will be our Race speaker on the Beach and the Fjord for the whole week and guide us through the races and other activities in the week of the European SUP Championship.
All Races, interviews and entertainment activities around the EUROSUP will be livestreamed at www.supcitydenmark.dk and viewers will see Mathieu Astier’s happyface on the screen a lot during and in between the Races!!