Danish amateur volleyball is hygge, but it needs to move towards professionalism

Danish amateur volleyball is hygge, but it needs to move towards professionalism »

22 Apr, 2017
Sports

"In Denmark, even volleyball has a hygge effect to it."

Learning to skateboard at any age

Learning to skateboard at any age »

12 Apr, 2017
Audio & VideoSports

Skateboardskolen Aarhus is challenging the status quo, seeking to make skateboarding more accessible for people of all ages.

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Bakken Bears show pride in Danish basketball

Bakken Bears show pride in Danish basketball »

3 Mar, 2017
Sports

Bakken Bears is a club that has not only put Aarhus in the map, but  with 14 DM titles and

Fighting group brings Viking warriors to life in Aarhus

Fighting group brings Viking warriors to life in Aarhus »

Okay so maybe the Vikings themselves don’t live in human flesh, but their historic ancestry and respected culture still lives on.

At national championships, players show why Denmark is a badminton powerhouse

At national championships, players show why Denmark is a badminton powerhouse »

15 Feb, 2017
Sports

Badminton is a big thing in Denmark, with over 400 clubs and around 78,000 members in 2012.

TV2’s Thomas Bilde talks about Denmark’s growing interest in NBA hoops

TV2’s Thomas Bilde talks about Denmark’s growing interest in NBA hoops »

7 Feb, 2017
BasketballSports

Basketball is starting to grow in the Nordic country which boasts of handball as its national sport.

Encouraging diversity in sports @ ACFC Gellerup, Aarhus

Encouraging diversity in sports @ ACFC Gellerup, Aarhus »

10 Jan, 2017
FootballSports

“There isn’t a lot of young girls playing soccer in hijab so when we see it, it makes it more realistic and gives us confidence to do it ourselves and think of it as a normal thing."

Explore Jutland: Cold Hawaii – A surfing paradise

Explore Jutland: Cold Hawaii – A surfing paradise »

11 Dec, 2016
CultureSportsTravel

 

By Michelle Degn (feature photo: VisitDenmark)

At first glance you wouldn’t think that Hawaii and the Danish city of Klitmøller would have anything

Freestyle skiing and snowboarding @ Bakken Aarhus

Freestyle skiing and snowboarding @ Bakken Aarhus »

7 Dec, 2016
EventsReviewsSports

 

By Oliver Sivebæk

Aarhus has Denmark’s second largest ‘height difference’ when it comes to the country’s cities. As a visitor or resident of Aarhus, you

Aarhus running: rural and urban exploration

Aarhus running: rural and urban exploration »

We run for a number of reasons, from the physical aspect to the personal. Jutland Station author James Whitehead tells us how he