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Gdynia

Gdnyia, Poland

A dynamic coastal city full of intrigue awaits for the Polish championship stop

Brought to life in 1926, Gdynia is one of the youngest Polish cities and has grown from the original seaport. Located on the south coast of the Baltic Sea, the popular tourist spot is home to an eclectic cultural mix.

With a strong maritime heritage, Gdynia is home to a bustling marina as well as Naval ships, that serve as museums. Also renowned for its contemporary music, theatre and film festivals, Gdynia is well suited to host the dynamic Red Bull Air Race with the sea providing a striking backdrop to the action.

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The Racetrack in Gdynia

TRAINING DAY – FRIDAY 25TH JULY

TIME ACTIVITY LOCATION
13:00 - 14:30 MASTERS Training Race Location
14:45 - 16:30 CHALLENGERS Training Race Location
     
19:00 - 20:00  Kryzysztof Zalewski Concert Red Bull Tour Bus, Gdynia Beach
20:00 - 20:30 Official Weekend Opening - special performance by Adam Małysz Gdynia Beach
20:30 - 22:00 Brodka Concert Red Bull Tour Bus, Gdynia Beach

 

QUALIFYING DAY - SATURDAY 26TH JULY

TIME ACTIVITY LOCATION
09:00 - 10:40 CHALLENGERS Training Race Location
13:00 Gates Open Race Location
13:50 - 15:30 MASTERS Training Race Location
15:45 - 15:50 Aviation Display Race Location
15:50 - 16:30 Challenger Cup Race Location
16:45 - 17:05 Aviation Display Race Location
17:05 - 18:05 MASTERS Qualifying Race Location
19:00 - 20:00 Ifi Ude Concert Red Bull Tour Bus, Gdynia Beach
20:30 - 22:00 Kamp! Concert Red Bull Tour Bus, Gdynia Beach

 

RACE DAY - SUNDAY 27TH JULY

TIME ACTIVITY LOCATION
13:00 Gates Open Race Location
13:15 - 13:20 Official Opening - special performance by Adam Małysz Gdynia Beach
14:00 - 14:05 Aviation Display – LOT 787 Dreamliner Race Location
14:35 - 14:57 Aviation Display – Breitling Jet Team Race Location
15:20 - 15:55 MASTERS - Top 12 Race Location
16:15 - 16:20 Aviation Display – Breitling DC-3 Race Location
16:20 - 16:45 MASTERS – Super 8 Race Location
17:00 - 17:04 Aviation Display by Luke Czepiela Race Location
17:10 - 17:25 MASTERS – Final 4 Race Location
17:30 - 18:00 Award Ceremony Race Location
19:00 - 19:40 The Glenskis Concert Red Bull Tour Bus, Gdynia Beach

 

THE RED BULL TOUR BUS

All concerts will take place on the Red Bull Tour Bus at Gdynia beach. The Red Bull Tour Bus is a mobile scene that has travelled around Poland for the last six years, promoting trending Polish and international artist. Durring Red Bull Air Race in Gdynia, it will host the following artists:

Kamp! - a synthpop trio that became one of the key Polish electronic acts during last 3 years. Succesful career in Poland matched their rising popularity abroad, resulting in plans of releasing next album in the US.
https://myspace.com/kampmusik

Brodka - a major Polish star with every release becoming a top selling one. After winning first Polish Idol edition as a teenager, Brodka decided to steer back from mainstream approach and started matching popular appeal with artistic attitude with no space for compromises.
http://www.monikabrodka.com/

Ifi Ude - widely regarded as a unique and outstanding pioneer of the Polish music scene. Nominated for the prestigous Fryderyk Aword in the category "Debut of the 2014 year". Drawing on her African roots, she easily combines many genres, from existential minimalism to hypnotic trance
http://www.ifiude.com.pl/

Krzysztof Zalewski - one of the most talented artist in Polish alternative rock and pop scene. Having won a second edition of Idol in Poland, Krzysztof joined the biggest Polish acts as a side instrumentalist. His recent solo album is a statement of artistic maturity and confidence.
https://pl-pl.facebook.com/Zalef.Krzysztof

 

AVIATION DISPLAYS

More info coming soon!

 

SHOPPING, FOOD & DRINK

There is a dedicated area for purchasing food and drink - please check the Venue page and the Gdynia Race Map for the location - Kosciuszki Square between Róża Wiatrów restaurant and the Sky Lounge and Race Club. You can also visit this area to find official merchandise on sale from Red Bull Air Race and its official partners.


BEST VIEWING LOCATION

The best areas for the public to see the race is the Seaside Boulevard (including the beach), called Bulwar Nadmorski

International Ticket/Hospitality Sales Bilety do stref specjalnych

Download Red Bull Air Race Hospitality Brochure

Hospitality

The hospitality area of the Red Bull Air Race provides an exclusive setting for individuals and companies who would like to watch the world's fastest motorsport competition in style. With unparalleled views of all the action, an electrifying atmosphere, first rate service, fine food and drinks and many other exclusive benefits, the Red Bull Air Race hospitality programme has been created with the needs and requirements of our guests in mind.

The Red Bull Air Race hospitality offers two options; the Race Club and the exclusive Sky Lounge.

RACE CLUB

The Race Club is the largest hospitality area with many special features and the most relaxed atmosphere. It provides an exciting hospitality experience including an impressive vantage point, top-quality sound and vision, as well as a wide selection of food and beverages.

Race Club guests will enjoy one of the best views of the racetrack and will be able to follow live transmission and commentary on big screen televisions.

Benefits & services included:

  • Welcome area with hostesses
  • Seating available
  • Unique front-row viewing of the race track
  • Open buffet with selection of international and local delicacies
  • Complimentary bar including soft drinks and a variety of alcoholic beverages
  • Live action played on large video screens
  • Exclusive sound system
  • Red Bull Air Race merchandise shop
  • Give-away as well as Red Bull Air Race magazine and Red Bulletin with stories, news and background information

Race Club packages start from € 260.00

SKY LOUNGE

The Sky Lounge is the most exclusive hospitality area, reserved for very special guests of the Red Bull Air Race along with companies and individuals who would like to have a premium race experience.

The exceptional offerings at the Sky Lounge are among the most exclusive. You will find an outstanding five star service in a unique atmosphere, creating an area described by our guests as the ultimate combination of corporate hospitality and air racing.

Benefits & services included:

  • Welcome area with hostesses
  • Luxurious hospitality facility
  • Stylish furniture and comfortable seating
  • Spectacular and privileged views of the race track
  • Large varieties of gourmet menus, including local specialties and delicacies
  • Complimentary bar with a full drinks menu including soft drinks
  • Combination of bar and waiter service at all times
  • Flat screen monitors & video walls
  • High-quality sound system to fully experience and follow the race
  • Red Bull Air Race merchandise shop
  • Give-away as well as Red Bull Air Race magazine and Red Bulletin with stories, news and background information
  • Exclusive VIP services, reserved parking (1 parking ticket for every 2 purchased Sky Lounge tickets

Sky Lounge prices from € 660.00

BUSINESS-TO-BUSINESS TICKET ARRANGEMENTS

For information on B2B ticket arrangements please send an email with your request.

The city beach is one of the most beautiful on the Polish coast, with the Seaside Boulevard a popular place for taking it easy and watching the world go by. The 1.5km stretch is full of young artists keen to express their creative flair, capturing the imagination of those who spend time there – and the perfect location for the vibrant Red Bull Air Race. Gdynia port is no stranger to hosting sporting competitions either, with the biggest sailing ships in the world visiting every few years to compete in races.

Find out more about Gdynia:

http://www.gdynia.pl/eng/

Find out more about Poland regarding travel information, accommodation and tourist attractions:

http://www.poland.travel/en/

Visa Information:

http://www.msz.gov.pl/en/travel_to_poland/entering_poland/

How to get to Gdynia

By plane:

The nearest airport is in nearby Gdańsk Lech Wałęsa Airport: GDN, 25 kilometers from the city center. Airport is a popular destination for low-price flights from many European airports. Domestic flights are also available. Transfer bus line 510 connects airport and Gdynia Central Station, but it runs only a few times a day.

By train:

The main railroad station is Gdynia Główna run by PKP. Gdynia is one of the biggest railway hubs in Poland with connections to Warsaw, Krakow, Poznan, Wroclaw, Katowice, Szczecin, Torun, Bialystok and many others.

By car:

From Gdansk by the route E75 just east along the coast.

Weather in Gdynia

Throughout the month of July daytime temperatures will generally reach highs of around 22°C that's about 72°F. At night the average minimum temperature drops down to around 14°C, that's 57°F.

The average daily relative humidity for July is around 79%.

Race Address

Red Bull Air Race 2014 Gdynia
University

Wydział Nawigacyjny
Akademia Morska w Gdyni
Al. Jana Pawła II 3
81-345 Gdynia

Map

Watch the fourth stop of the Red Bull Air Race World Championship 2014 race in Gdynia, Poland powered by Red Bull TV. The event will be broadcast LIVE here on the Website, starting on Sunday, 27 of July

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LIVE TICKER - redbullairrace.com/live

From Tuesday 22/07/14

Follow our updated live ticker newsfeed which will give you a full experience from behind the scenes... take a tour inside the team hangars, see Gdynia in all its glory and keep informed once the flying starts. Our expert commentators will bring the action to you – and you can access it at any time, from wherever in the world!

We hope you enjoy the race!

Wyścig - Fakty

25 Lip 13:00 - 17:30 (Local time) More Info

13:00 - 14:30 MASTERS Training

14:45 - 17:30 CHALLENGERS Training

26 Lip 09:00 - 18:00 (Local time) More Info

09:00 - 10:40 CHALLENGERS Training

13:00 Gates Open

13:50 - 15:30 MASTERS Training

15:45 - 15:50 Aviation Display

15:50 - 16:30 Challenger Cup

16:45 - 17:05 Aviation Display

17:05 - 18:05 MASTERS Qualifying

27 Lip 11:00 - 16:00 (Local time) More Info

13:00 Gates Open

14:25 - 14:35 Aviation Display

14:50 - 15:05 Aviation Display

15:20 - 15:55 MASTERS – Top 12

16:15 - 16:20 Aviation Display

16:20 - 16:45 MASTERS – Super 8

16:45 - 16:55 Luke Czepiela Display

17:10 - 17:25 MASTERS – Final 4

17:30 - 18:00 Award Ceremony