Pre Entry Information

For those anglers, partners, and guests, planning to fly into Göteborg-Landvetter (Gothenburg) Airport, Sweden we require all your flight details: arrival & departure times, flight numbers, and airline.

If you don’t have your flights booked, we offer you the ability to send your flight details to us after submitting your online registration entry.

PLEASE NOTE: We need your flight details by close of business June 17, 2022 – Central European Summer Time

Use this date time converter to find out when the deadline occurs in your time zone.

Travel Arrangements

AIRPORT SHUTTLE SERVICE

The event has arranged a free shuttle bus service for anglers to and from the airport and hotel and we will subsidize a reduced fare for family and friends for those flying into Göteborg-Landvetter (Gothenburg) Airport AND arriving in the “am” on Sunday August 7th, 2022, and departing the hotel Monday August 15th. Please make flights into GOT to be before mid-day.

ARRIVING AT THE HOTEL

PLEASE make all your travel arrangements so that you arrive in Amal on Sunday August 7th or Monday August 8th. The event hotel, and the event team, will not take room bookings for dates before this period. Hotel checkout will be Monday August 15th, 2022.

Official registration is 4:00 – 5:30 pm on Tuesday August 9th. This will be the only time you can register for the event. Failing to register at this time will result in refusal of entry.

So please make all your travel arrangement to meet these important dates and times.

Accommodation

We have arranged two official host hotels for use during the Championship. One will be for anglers and partners/invited guests only. The other will be for event crew, coaches, etc.

You can choose between a single room or twin share, subject to availability. Pricing is based on twin share. Please note the single rooms are extremely limited.

Estimated Prices as of May 31st are:

Price singles $1,165 SEK/night

Twin $1375 SEK/night                                    (or $687.50 SEK per person, twin shared)

Superior $1575 SEK/night                             (or $787.50 SEK per person twin shared)

Room for 3 people $1635 SEK/night         (or $545 per person triple share)

Room for 4 people $1895 SEK/night         (or $473.75 per person shared by 4)

All rooms include breakfast.

All prices include tax and breakfast.

SPECIAL NOTE: We are working with sponsors to reduce your cost and cover the cost of 2 nights accommodation Aug 7th & 8th, to be confirm my 15th June, 2022. This is to assist international travelers.

ANGLERS: If you plan to share with another angler, and you know their name, enter the following details of said angler: angler name, email, and phone in the entry form; this allows us to match both of you up.

You also have the option to have Hobie or the hotel assign a roommate for you. We will do everything we can to assign a roommate to you, however we cannot guarantee you a shared room. The hotel may charge you extra for a single unshared room.

If you intend to bring your spouse/partner/invited guest, they will need to complete their own event entry form as supplied in your invitation email.

Pricing

Hobie Fishing Worldwide, along with Hobie Kayaks Europe, Hobie Company and our sponsors, are subsidizing angler’s costs.

Sponsors do not subsidize partners, coaches, and guest packages therefore their cost is different as a result. Event Prices below.

ANGLERS: Included with your anglers entry of $600 EUROS into the 9th Hobie Fishing World Championships:

  • Entry into the 9th Hobie Fishing World Championships
  • Official Event apparel for each angler
  • Discounted Hotel Room Rates
  • Up 5 to 5 Days fishing on Lake Vänern
  • Lunch Buffet for Pre-fish and competition Days
  • Shuttle Service from GOT airport on August 7
  • Shuttle Service to GOT airport on August 15
  • Opening ceremony Canape / Tapas
  • Meet & Greet Function
  • Hobie Company Dinner & Anglers Choice Function
  • Power Pole Dinner
  • Closing ceremony dinner & Awards Presentation
  • AND the opportunity to be crowned the 9th Hobie Fishing World Champion which includes free entry to Hobie Fishing Worlds 10

Included your non-competitor, event registration fee of $350 EUROS:

  • Discounted Hotel Room Rates
  • Lunch Buffet for Pre-fish and competition Days
  • Shuttle Service from GOT airport on August 7
  • Shuttle Service to GOT airport on August 15

Aswell as entry to the following dinners and events:

  • Opening ceremony – Canape / Tapas
  • Meet & Greet Function
  • Hobie Company Dinner & Anglers Choice Function
  • Power Pole Dinner
  • Closing ceremony dinner & Final Awards Presentation

Special Requests

Any special request prior to your arrival at the event site shall be managed directly with the event team and can be contacted via email to stevefields@hobie.com or call us on +1 352 214 0698 during business hours EST (USA).

Payment Options

We offer two payment options only:

  1. One with PayPal for those with a PayPal account.
  2. Another for those without PayPal can pay by credit card.

PayPal will process your credit card without requiring an account. Just follow the prompts shown in your online registration entry form.

We accept Visa or Mastercard.

We do not accept Amex or any other card.

We do not accept bank transfers, wire transfers, or payment of any kind at the event site in Amal, Sweden.

Refunds or Cancelations

No refunds or cancelations will be offered for this event once entered.  

Shuttle Bus

Shuttle bus services, hotel room configurations, catering, and official merchandise ordering all require lead time to arrange. Thank you for your understanding. Please see deadlines below. Use this date time converter to find out when this deadline occurs in your time zone.

Deadlines for the following items are:

  1. Angler entries end at close of business FRIDAY June 10, 2022 – Central European Summer Time
  2. Partner and guest entries end at close of business FRIDAY June 10, 2022 – – Central European Summer Time
  3. Flight details must be submitted by close of business FRIDAY June 17, 2022 – Central European Summer Time
  4. For those Anglers, guest, and partners who would like to use the event shuttle service, you must provide acceptance of shuttle services no later than Monday June 6, 2022 – Central European Summer Time