Stena Line main partner to Volvo Ocean Race in Gothenburg

In June 2018 Gothenburg welcomes back the competing teams in the sailing competition Volvo Ocean Race. Stena Line is one of the main partners and will be hosting seminars, showcase our offers and offer ringside view of the start from Stena Scandinavica.

Photo: Sam Greenfield/Volvo Ocean Race

The stopover in Gothenburg is the final one before the last leg towards the Netherlands. The boats are expected to arrive in Gothenburg around the 14-15 June and on the 21 June they start the last leg to reach the finish line in The Hauge, Netherlands.

As main partner Stena Line arrange several activities from a business to business perspective as well as a business to consumer perspective. We will host two half day seminars with external guest speakers for invited customers and partners from both freight and travel. In the public event area, Race Village we will arrange the children area together with our partners like Legoland and The Reef as well as a lounge and stand displaying Stena Lines offers.

On the race day, June 21, Stena Scandinavica will act as the official spectator boat for the race and offer 700 invited guests, customers and partners a ringside view of the start outside Gothenburg.

Read more about the stopover here.


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Stena Line is one of Europe's leading ferry companies with 37 vessels and 20 routes in Northern Europe. Stena Line is an important part of the European logistics network and develops new intermodal freight solutions by combining transport by rail, road and sea. Stena Line also plays an important role for tourism in Europe with its extensive passenger operations. The company is family-owned, was founded in 1962 and is headquartered in Gothenburg. Stena Line is part of the Stena AB Group, which has about 15 000 employees and an annual turnover of around 35 billion SEK.