Please Find below the Official Competition Info for the World Cup Competitions in Vuokatti 2018

INVITATION updated 21.12.2017

Competition Fee: According to the IPC Competition Fee 

the competition fee is 20 € / athlete / race. This will be paid to LOC upon arrival to Vuokatti. It can also be paid beforehand to the Bank Account of Vuokatti Sports Institute - 

FI14 1216 3000 1019 66 in case that is more suitable.


For those who need visa for entering Finland, please do not forget to apply for it in advance. We will be glad to assist you. Just send the completed name list (with dates of birth) for visa to the organizing committee.


All accommodation is located just next to the Cross country stadium (approx. 150m) so transportation to the stadium is not needed. If required, arrangements will be made for transportation to Biathlon stadium.

Airport transfers are in accordance with flight arrival. Please fill in the transportation info form (available on official webpage) and send it to LOC.  For more information, contact competition coordinator,, Ann-Mary Ähtävä


Vuokatti is located 40km from Kajaani airport, 600km from Helsinki. There are several daily flights and trains to and from Kajaani.


All nations will be accommodated in Vuokatti Sports Institute – The official Athlete Village hotel.

Please be clear with exact room requirements and quantity required for you team.

Inquiries and bookings for accommodation:

Accommodation Price Range

All guests will be accommodated at Superior room level in the main hotel building and the Vuokatti Chalet annex. World Cup accommodation fee is fixed at full board per person 99€/night.

For the reservations outside that period and first snow training camp please ask an offer from the reservations department: or tel. +358 444 148 806


Breakfast: 07.00-10.00

Lunch: 12.00-15.00

Dinner: 17.00-20.00


Team Captains’ Meetings Auditorium, the Competition Office and the Wax-cabins will be located next to the stadium. If you want to rent waxing cabins for your team please contact Vuokatti Sport Institute sales office Mrs. ,+358 444 148 806 .


Competition coordinator - Mrs Ann-Mary Ähtävä
Opistontie 4, 88615 Vuokatin Urheiluopisto, FINLAND or

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