The Championship is hosted by the Swedish Armed Forces. Swedish Air Defence regiment (Lv 6), situated at the Swedish west coast 130 km south of Gothenburg, is responsible for the practical arrangements.
Participating missions are responsible for their own travel expenses to and from Sweden and are requested to arrive at Halmstad railway station, Halmstad airport (domestic flight), Landvetter airport/Gothenburg or Sturup airport/Malmö. Arrivals by bus or car are possible directly to the Garrison. The organizer is responsible for local transportation in Sweden.
Conditions of Stay
During their stay in Sweden the missions will be the guests of the Swedish Armed Forces from 8 to 15 of August 2016. Organizer can not host earlier arrivals or late departures. Normal board and lodging is at the expense of the organizer. Observers from coming organizers are welcome after request. Special requirements as telephone calls, laundry and additional drinks are to be paid by the participants.
Team captain, coaches, physiotherapists and competitors will be accommodated in barracks of the garrison area. Chief of Mission and CISM representatives will be accommodated in apartments at the garrison area.
The organizers will take care of medical support (first aid) on site. Further costs incurred for medical support are to be borne by the participants. To cover risk, the participants must arrange sufficient insurance in their home countries.
Menus are varied, special diets and religion related requirements can be arranged on demand. Please, indicate these in the Final Entry form. In Sweden, tap water is fully fit for drinking. The use of bottled water is not necessary.
The pool competitions will take place about 5 km from the garrison, at the Brottet Swimming Centre. The beach events/open water competitions will take place about 15 km from the garrison, at the Tylösand beach area.