Update 9.1.2017: Interested in volunteering in IBU Cup or IBU World Cup events in Kontiolahti? Please see below.

IBU Cup 28.2-5.3.2017 will require a total of 300-500 volunteers.
BMW IBU World Cup 8 (6.3-13.3.2017) will require even more volunteers than IBU Cup.

Check out volunteer positions.

If you are interested in volunteering in IBU Cup Kontiolahti or IBU World Cup 8 in Kontiolari or have any questions regarding volunteering in our events, please don’t hesitate to contact Tiia Boman, the chief of volunteers (bktalkoo@gmail.com / +358 400 286 352). When contacting you should provide the basic information on yourself and your possible earlier experience in organizing events. It is also good to mention if you have different kind of certificates, for example First Aid or hygiene proficiency certificate. And if you know already, please inform the dates on which you would be able to volunteer in our event(s).


During IBU Cup and IBU World Cup the organizer will provide a basic accommodation for those coming outside Joensuu-Kontiolahti region. The Kontiolahti Biathlon OC will cover most of the costs of accommodation so that the price that a volunteer should pay is 5 €/person/night. The accommodation is located 1,5 km from the Biathlon Stadium.


For those coming from Joensuu or Kontiolahti we will offer a possibility to use a bus transportation. The schedule will be published later.

All selected volunteers will be informed personally about selection.