Team Anna Kjellberg
For several years now, Carpe Diem has sponsored Team Anna Kjellberg, formerly known as the Carpe Diem Beds Sailing Team. The team have worked hard together to become the world’s best women match racers, and following several World Championship medals and wins the team sailed in the 2012 London Olympics.
Experience, diversity and pleasure. Three words that describe Anna’s team well. They have clocked up 70 years of match racing between them. Malin, Madde and Lotta have travelled the world as teammates for over fifteen years. So in 2008, when the experienced women spotted a new, young helmswoman on the course making great headway early on, they wanted her to join them. Since then, the team have worked together to become the world’s best women match racers.
Lysekil Women’s Match 2013
The world’s largest match racing series for women takes place in Lysekil, 5-10 August 2013
Lysekil Women’s Match has a prize fund of SEK 300,000, making it the world’s largest annual competition in match race sailing for women, in terms of the combination of spectators, publicity and prize fund. In match racing, pairs of crews compete in exciting duels that are easy for spectators to understand and follow.
Nine of the world’s top female match racing crews are participating in the seventh Lysekil Women’s Match, organised by Sailnet Lysekil AB in partnership with Lysekils SS Gullmar.
Falsterbo Horse Show 2013
AS MUCH HORSE AS SHOW, FALSTERBO 6-14 JULY.
Falsterbo Horse Show is always as much Horse as Show. With almost a thousand horses and riders, some fifty different classes and over six hundred officials and as many grooms, you soon realise Falsterbo Horse Show is no ordinary event.
It is a lifestyle, a meeting place and, above all, the week in the summer that everyone looks forward to. Sponsors, exhibitors, riders and spectators come together in one place, with truly world-class riding alongside parties, summer, sun and holidays.
Could things get any better than that?
Team Malin Trollnäs
Malin’s goal is to reach and establish herself in the ultimate elite. Her road ahead is a hard one, demanding the right attitude, a lot of training, perseverance, talent and sponsors willing to invest.
Malin Trollnäs is a competitive show jumper with a solid track record. Among her achievements are a silver from the European Team Championships (2002), winner of the open Swedish Breeding and Sport Championships for 6-year-olds (2010), and a medal from the Swedish Championships (2012).
She has been a member of the challenge team as a senior with international Grand Prix placings. In 2004, it was an individual bronze at the Swedish Outdoor Championships. In addition to this, Malin has trained young horses for championships including the 2008 Young Horse World Championships.
In 2013, Malin made her first appearance on the big courses at Gothenburg Horse Show.
Gothenburg Horse Show 2013
Every year the Scandinavium in Gothenburg, Sweden is transformed into one single vast show ring. The best riders in the world bring their horses to compete in what many consider to be the best equestrian competitions in the world. In addition to the World Cup in show jumping and dressage, you can see attractions including exciting show jumping events for young riders, shows and an inspirational clinic. In connection with the show there is also the major EuroHorse trade fair for equestrian sport. Read more at www.gothenburghorseshow.com.
The Gothenburg Horse Show is an annual event in Gothenburg, and one of the world’s three biggest indoor competitions for equestrian sport. Since it all started in spring 1977, more than two million horse lovers have visited the event.
Welcome to the biggest horse festival in Sweden!
Carpe Diem Beds is a company that has always been involved in sport, in the past ideally women’s sport, as women are better brand ambassadors, believes MD Jörgen Thuresson. Carpe Diem Beds has signed an agreement as one of the main sponsors of the Gothenburg Horse Show 2011–2013. Other sponsors include Agria, Volvo and Wallenstam.