Dear representatives of media,

we are looking forward to seeing you again in 2020 when Kontiolahti will host BMW IBU World Cup 8 during 9.-15.3.2020.  The OC has reserved accommodation quotas from main hotels to accommodate media representatives during the world cup. Please contact OC office for further information.

Information below is not yet updated.

BMW IBU World CUP Biathlon 7 will take place on March 6–11 at Kontiolahti, Finland. Once again, you are welcome to eastern part of Finland.

Press conferences before the World Cup

Finnish Biathlon Team press conference 7.3.2018 at 12:30-13:30 in Joensuu at Sokos Hotel Kimmel. Finnish athletes who compete at World Cup 7 and also team’s coaches. Medias coming to the press conference are requested to inform about their participation By March 5th: Tapio Pukki,, tel. +358 46 878 2200.

Tiina Kanninen
Chief of Media (accreditation, accommodation, OC tasks)
+358 50 440 3385

Heidi Lehikoinen
Chief of Communications (Press releases, website, social media)
+358 40 6643093