When talking about sports – besides badminton, Frederikshavn has teams in the best leagues in both ice hockey, women handball and floor ball. Especially ice hockey is very popular and in the season 2007/2008 Frederikshavn made it to the final, playing for the Danish championship.
World known golfer Colin Montgomerie is designing and naming after him a new 18 holes golf course in Palm City in Frederikshavn. The course will be one of the most beautiful and challenging in Europe.
Frederikshavn has besides this a large and nice shopping environment. The town can brag about having the longest "walking street" in the country, where especially in summertime and around Christmas, there are a lot of exiting activities taking place.