NEWS! The official souvenir programme is now available to download. Click on the following link to proceed – Souvenir Programme NatWest Island Games XIII

Press Centre – will be situated in the parliament building next to the Games Office adjacent to Games Street and the town square. There will also be internet access in most sport venues.

The Media Guide is now available. Click here to read the most recent version. April version now available.

Channel TV is bringing a satellite transmission truck for the NatWest Island Games XIII. Any media interested in satellite uplinks, please contact Kevin Banner, Director of Resources & Transmissions, at Channel TV for availability and price.

Media accreditation

Everyone involved in the NatWest Island Games XIII – Åland 2009 will be issued with an accreditation pass, which must be worn and fully visible during the Games. Please click here to fill in the accreditation form. The media accreditation fee is €50 and payment details will be communicated after successful registration. If you have any questions, contact

The accreditation pass gives eligibility to use the Games transport system, admission to the opening and closing ceremonies and purchasing of food coupons for the Games restaurants. It also includes exclusive free internet use at the venues and press office. Every media house will also be eligible for one free SIM card for every 5 people. Each card is worth 50 euro.