The meeting point for journalists

Number one expo of the world of water sports

The Düsseldorf International Boat Show, known as boot Düsseldorf or just boot is one of the world's premier
boot shows. The fair is held annually at Messe Düsseldorf, Germany in the end of January.

Round about 1,800 exhibitors from 65 countries present state of the art developments from the following sections: Fishing - Jet Skiing - Kayak - Canoeing- Kitesurfing- Motorsport - Rowing - Sailing - Surfing - Recreational Diving - Tourism - Water ski - Wind surfing - Yachting.

 


















Photo: Sailboots

Services for journalists

Press Center

The press center is located on the first floor of the administration tower (Messe Center), it can be easily reached from the foyer of the administration building.
  • Press information
  • Specialist articles on main topics of the show
  • Catalogs
  • Photo service
  • PC workstations with Internet access
  • Laptop connections
  • W-LAN/ WiFi "hot spot" (free access exclusively for journalists)
  • Photocopier, fax machine
  • Luggage lockers

Press contact

Tania Vellen
Tel.: +49 (0)211 4560-518
Fax: +49 (0)211 4560-87-518
VellenT@messe-duesseldorf.de  

Cathrin Imkampe
Tel.: +49 (0)211 4560-589
Fax: +49 (0)211 4560-87-589
ImkampeC@messe-duesseldorf.de

Please note:

Only accredited journalist can use the free of charge wifi-"Hotspots" in the press center. Please make sure that your devices are configured for the use of wifi.

Arrival & Parking

Here you will find information on individual arrival to the trade fair.
Parking
If you travel by car, please use the multi-storey car park "P4" on Stockumer Kirchstrasse next to the administration towers. If you visit the trade fair for the first time, please take a parking ticket. When you leave, please show your press pass issued by us. You will then receive your ticket to exit free of charge.

During the following days the press pass also acts as permit for the car park and entitles you to a ticket to exit. The staff attending the press car park is instructed to only accept the aforementioned credentials.

Please understand that this measure is taken in the interest of the smoothest operations possible. We only want to make sure that the press parking spaces are kept available for you and not occupied by unauthorised visitors.

Arrival
Detailed access directions for travelling by bus, train or car can be found here:

Press photos

Photo: Entrance hall boot
Photo: Waterski driver
Photo: Product detail boot
Photo: Woman with Scubacam