Event description

For the first time, ever, Denmark will be hosting the 2018 IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship and we are looking for more than 1,000 enthusiastic volunteers to make it a successful event! This is your chance to become a vital part of one of the world´s largest sporting events, when the 2018 IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship arrives in Denmark, May 2018. It is also a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to get close to the world’s best ice hockey players, as they skate on to the ice, to represent their country and bring home the trophy. The event takes place from 4 May to 20 May 2018 in Copenhagen (Royal Arena) and Herning (Jyske Bank Boxen).

Volunteering opportunities

The volunteer application for the 2018 IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship is now closed! By 1st December 2017 every applicant will receive information about the selection of volunteers for the various positions#

Our volunteer program offers a wide range of different tasks. The application form will be released on 1 February 2017. In the form, you can prioritize up to three work areas including: Game Operation, Accreditation, Anti-doping, Transportation, Entertainment, Stewards and many others. Your function will be confirmed 1 December 2017, and then the countdown to Face-off begins! We will need volunteers at both locations during that period, however, some positions will commence on 24 April and some will continue until 23 May. We will announce the requirements for volunteers, when registration opens in February 2017. You can only apply online! Volunteer registration will close on 10 October 2017. Selection of volunteers will be announced on 1 December 2017. Do you have the passion and drive that an Ice Hockey WC requires, and can you picture yourself as a volunteer and part of our Face-Off Force? Then, click the link below and sign up NOW for our free newsletters providing you with all the latest about the event, the volunteer program, and what goes behind the scene when planning one of the biggest sports events in the world!

Volunteer package

The chance to be part of one of the biggest sport event ever hosted in Denmark! Meals, snacks, soft drinks, coffee etc. while you are at work FACE-OFF FORCE clothing package Insurance while at the event Access to volunteer kick-off and training sessions before the event Invitation to volunteer party after the event *Volunteer certificate afterwards