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boot 2024 – full speed ahead!


It's half-time at boot 2024! Let’s revisit the highlights of the first few days and get ready for the second weekend of the world's largest yachting and watersports show! We've gathered the most important details for you, ensuring you don’t miss anything and can make the most of your visit. And as a member, you can take advantage of discounted ticket prices.

See you at the show!

Your team

+++ Information on the rail strike: The GDL union has announced a nationwide strike in passenger transport from Wednesday, January 24, 2 am to Monday, January 29, 6 pm. Rheinbahn AG trains and buses within Düsseldorf are not affected. Here you can find the latest information on the subject +++

Highlights of the opening weekend

Highlight Video | Copyright © Messe Düsseldorf / C. Tillmann
The first few days of boot were buzzing with excitement. We have captured the best moments for you in a short clip. Dive in, discover - and get ready for the second weekend!

Don’t miss out!

Pumpfoiling | Copyright © Messe Düsseldorf | C. Tillmann
boot 2024 is in full swing and there are still plenty of exciting activities and events waiting for you! Catch the SUP races as well as the wakeboard and skimboard competitions featuring the stars of the scene. Get inspired by top-notch speakers at the Dive Centre, Destination Seaside and the Sailing Centre! Or plunge into the water and try out our hands-on activities - from canoeing and opti-sailing to scuba diving, stand-up paddling, wakeboarding and - brand new - pump foiling.

Think blue, act green: We want your opinion!

© Messe Düsseldorf
Join the debate at the 'blue innovation dock', where influential figures from the maritime industry and watersports community discuss ideas to propel the industry towards a sustainable future. Come be a part of the discussion and play a role in shaping the future!

Sailing for all: Join us on the 'Day of Inclusive Sailing'

Publikum | Copyright © Messe Düsseldorf | C. Tillman
In celebration of the 'Day of Inclusive Sailing' on January 27th, check out interesting presentations and workshops and discover how individuals with disabilities can enjoy the wonderful sport of sailing. The German Sailing Association (DSV) is your go-to for answers, offering guidance to clubs, coaches, sailing instructors, and athletes!
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