Our Story

2014
The purpose was to test feasibility and safety, with a 1-day event. Result: 20.000 on-site spectators, and national TV news coverage.
2015
The purpose was to launch a full scale event, with a new freestyle competition format, over the course of 2 days. Result: 70.000 on-site spectators, live national TV broadcast, Copenhagen Congress & Events “Best Initiative Award 2015”.
2016
Build a sustainable commercial property, with a 3-day event. Result: 100.000 on-site spectators, live world feed broadcast, Sport Accord “World´s Best Home-Grown Event 2016”.
2017
Swoop freestyle FAI World Championships 2017 will be bringing the sport of Freestyle Canopy Piloting from rural settings into the urban environment of central Copenhagen. And that is our dream: to have world-class swoopers deliver entertainment in hearts of major cities worldwide.