ACCOMMODATION IN KISAKESKUS 24.-26.7.2020

The Sports Institute Kisakeskus is situated in South West Coast, Raasepori-region, only around 100kilometers from Helsinki city center. Kisakeskus has accommodation for 265 people.

Stay at our cosy cabins, spacious apartments or hostel-style accommodation and dormitories suitable for youth groups. All types of accommodation includes private facilitites, bedding and towels.

Check in after 2 pm on the arrival day and check-out at noon on the departure day.

How to arrive Sports Institute Kisakeskus?

From:

Helsinki airport by train

At Helsinki Vantaa airport, take a I or P train towards Helsinki railway stations and leave the train at Pasila station. From Pasila take a train towards Turku and leave the train at Karjaa railway station. A shuttle bus from Karjaa takes you directly to Kisakeskus sports institute. You can also take a taxi from Karjaa airport to Kisakeskus. Timetables, routes and prices are available here: https://www.vr.fi/cs/vr/en/frontpage.

Turku by train

Train from Turku railway station to Helsinki stops at Karjaa railway station where a shuttle bus takes you directly to Kisakeskus sports institute. Timetables, routes and prices are available here: https://www.vr.fi/cs/vr/en/frontpage

Vaalimaa by Bus / car

Street address for GPS navigator: Kullaanniemi 220, Raasepori.

Head southwest on Vaalimaantie/E18. Follow E18 to kehä 1/route 101 in Helsinki. Take exit 3 from kehä 1/route 101. Get on Route 1 in Alberga. Take E18 to route 25 in Lohja. Take exit 23 from E18. Follow route 25. Turn right onto Ratakatu. Turn right onto Karjaantie and continue onto Turuntie. Turn right onto Turuntie/route 111. You will see a Kisakeskus sign which guides you to turn right. Continue straight onto Kullaanniemi until you reach Kisakeskus

EVENT SCHEDULE 24.-26.7.2020

FRIDAY 24.7.2020 ARRIVAL DAY

Arriving to race center, accommodation, warm-up, meeting friends, getting to know the race routes…


SATURDAY 25.7.2020 /
TEAM RELAY World Championships, schedule:

8:00h – 9:30h Registrations, collecting numbers and timing chips.
9:45h Welcome and warm up.
10:30h Nordic Walking TEAM RELAY WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS*
15:00 Awards in Fiskars Village (vois olla linkki Fiskars Villageen?)

*TEAM RELAY WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS, categories (4):

  • Ladies 3 x 2,8 km (3 team members / 3 ladies)
  • Men 3 x 2,8 km (3 team members / 3 men)
  • Mixed 1. 3 x 2,8 km (3 team members / 2 ladies & 1 man)
  • Mixed 2. 3 x 2,8 km (3 team members / 1 lady & 2 men)

SUNDAY 26.7.2020 / NWWCUP, schedule:

8:00h – 9:30h Registrations, collecting numbers and timing chips.
9:45h Welcome and warm up.
10:30h Nordic Walking World Cup Race
14:00 Awards in Sports Institute Kisakeskus

NWWCUP in KISAKESKUS SPORTS INSTITUTE Categories:

  • A. 22-35 General, Ladies / Men
  • B. 36-45, Ladies / Men
  • C. 46-55, Ladies / Men
  • D. 56-65, Ladies / Men
  • E. 66 or over, Ladies / Men

Distances in each categories:

  • 5,6km (short / 2 laps)
  • 10,4km (middle / 4 laps)
  • 19,6km (long / 7 laps)

Sports Institute Kisakeskus Route Map (2,8km / lap)