boot 2014 will be taking place in Düsseldorf between 18 January and 26 January 2014.
The world’s largest watersports trade fair is an adventure for everyone. Here it’s all about testing and trying.
In 16 themed worlds, lavishly designed, you can experience luxurious, large yachts, marvel at the sailing boats and motor yachts of all sizes and types, dare to take your first dive, paddle a canoe, test new products, meet professionals from the world of watersports, plan your next holiday or dive into the world of underwater and action photography.
Enjoy the unique global variety! Once again in 2014, around 1,550 sailling and motor yachts will drop anchor in the exhibition halls of Düsseldorf! Climb on board the large yachts or discover the new racing yachts, cruising yachts and vintage yachts. Boats of all sizes, categories and prices are represented.
You will also meet old sea dogs and young stars, cruisers and regatta professionals, cruise planners, sail makers and boat builders.
At boot Düsseldorf, any captain will find what he or she is looking for!
boot Düsseldorf 2014 - Worlds of Experience and Special Shows: Where to Find What
Hall 1 – Beach World
Come to the indoor pool and test what’s making waves at the beach and on the water: surfing, kites, wakeboarding, skimboarding and paddleboarding
Hall 3 – Diving Centre
Infotainment and diving fun at the glass diving tower: taster diving sessions, new equipment, diving grounds and the stars and starlets of the diving sport
Hall 4 – Water Pixel World
Meeting point for water sport photographers and underwater filmmakers: products, technology, lectures and workshops
Hall 5 – Powerboat World
Hot racers and people with nerves of steel: presenting the sport of power boot racing
Halls 6 / 7a – Where Luxury is Trumps
Large yachts, maritime lifestyle in the Blue Motion Lounge, the platform for the XXL class
Hall 7 – Galeria boot Düsseldorf
Maritime art: traditional, modern and multi-media from artists, workshops and academies
Hall 10 – Watersports on the move
Making water sport more mobile: out and about with your surfboard, canoe, kayak and trailer-compatible boats
Hall 12 – Sport Fishing Centre
Rods, reels and regions: watch lectures and films, learn from anglers and experts and test bait in the show pool
- World of Paddling The great canoe and kayak show with a canoe test circuit
- New! Refit Centre: Do-it-yourself or use a refit professional? Tips and trends
to maintain and increase your boat’s value
- Holiday World The most beautiful destinations for sailing and
motor boating enthusiasts
- Cruise Advice Planning assistance for your next boating holiday
- World of Pirates Playground paradise for little visitors to boot
- Maritime Classroom Schoolchildren explore the marine habitat
- boot Sailing School: What does sailing feel like? Sailing fun with
wind machines for young and old in optimists and dinghies in the action pool
- Classic Forum
The art of boat building: classic and traditional boats,
skilled maritime trades
- Multihull Forum
All about catamaran and trimaran sailing
Hall 17- Sailing Center
The hotspot for sailing fans: stars of the sailing sport, round-the-world sailors, expert talks, personal stories, regattas, boats in all classes