Kontiolahti will once again be the host of an biathlon event in 2017 when IBU Cup 7 is arranged there during 28.2-5.3.2017. This great event you experience naturally best on site in Kontiolahti Biathlon Stadium in Joensuu region. As we want to share the Joy of Biathlon with as many persons as possible, there is no entrance fee for this event!

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Did you know?

North Karelia, with a population of 166 000, is the easternmost region of Finland. Joensuu, the capital and the commercial center of the North Karelian region, is situated 438 km northeast of Helsinki. The Joensuu region has a population of approx 105 000 inhabitants. Kontiolahti Biathlon Stadium is located 15 km north from Joensuu.

We have organized world cups over 20 years here in Kontiolahti. We have organized World Championships in 1999 and 2015.

You will find more information about North Karelia in Karelia Expert’s web page.