Athletics Carnivals – Competitions before Champs in Finland

Your Team has the opportunity to compete before World  U20 Championships in Finland at Athletics Carnivals on 28th June – 1st  July 2018. Every year about 3000 athletes arrives for Carnivals to participate in top class venues.

The venues are located in different cities or in the neighborhood of them around in Finland. Each event has their own carnivals.

 

Carnivals / Location

Sprints and hurdles / Jämsänkoski  (near the city of Jyväskylä)

* 28th June: M/M U20: 110m H, 400m H , W/ W U20 : 100m H, 400m H

* 1st July: M/M U20 / W/ W U20 : 100m, 200m, 400m

* contact: Markku Suomalainen toimisto@aitakarnevaalit.net , +358 40 506 6921

 

Long Distance, Long Jump, Triple Jump, R.Walk / Jämsä (near Jyväskylä)

* 28th June: M/W  800m, 1000m R.Walk , 3000 R.Walk   M U20 / W U20 : 800m, 3000m, Long Jump, Triple Jump

* 30th June: M/W 1500m, 5000m, 10 000m, 3000m st, Long Jump, Triple Jump, 10 000m R.Walk /5000m R.Walk M U20 / W U20 : 1500m, 5000m R.Walk

* contact: Marja Pekkarinen toimisto@kaipolanvire.fi , +358 400 294 253

 

High Jump / Virrat  (near the city of Tampere)

* 28th June: M U20 / W U20 : High Jump

* 30th June: M/W: High Jump

* contact:  Hanna-Leena Haavisto hlh@phpoint.fi  , +358 44 073 7761

 

Pole Vault / Somero  (near the city of Turku and Helsinki)

* 28th June: M/W/ M U20 / W U20 : Pole Vault

* 30th June: M/W: Pole Vault

* 1st July: M/W: Pole Vault

* contact:  Veera Hälli  someron.liikunta@somero.fi, +358 44 779 1264

 

Discus, Shot Put / Kokemäki (near the city of  Pori)

* 28th June: M U20 / W U20 : Discus, Shot Put

* 30th June: M/W: Discus, Shot Put

* contact:  Paula Järvi  paula.jarvi@kokemaki.fi , +358 040 7583 831

 

Javelin / Pihtipudas  (near the city of  Jyväskylä)

* 28th June: M U20 / W U20 : Javelin

* 1st July: M/W: Javelin

* contact: Kimmo Kinnunen  keihaskarnevaalit@gmail.com, +358 50 598 8992

 

Hammer / Kaustinen  (near the cities of Seinäjoki and Kokkola)     

* 28th June: M U20 / W U20 : Hammer

* 30th June: M/W: Hammer

* contact: Kalle Lehmusvuori  kalle.lehmusvuori@sul.fi   +358 44 555 0146