Opening ceremony

The opening ceremony will take place in the evening of Thursday, 26th January 2017, in the old town of Innsbruck. In front of the most famous landmark of Innsbruck - the Golden Roof - and with the impressive chain of Alps in the back, the old town of Innsbruck is the perfect location for welcoming the athletes of more than 25 different nations. An emotional ceremony with an alpine-urban combination of tradition and modernity is waiting for you.

opening ceremony luge world championships 2017 rodelwm17 Innsbruck Golden Roof old city Tirol
Photo: © ITS
opening ceremony luge world championships 2017 rodelwm17 Innsbruck Golden Roof old city Tirol
Photo: © Kristen Images