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World Ski Orienteering
Championships 2022

Junior World Ski Orienteering Championships
European Youth Ski Orienteering Championships

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Ski orienteering in Lapland

World Ski Orienteering Championships 2022 will be held in Finnish Lapland, in the Kemi-Keminmaa region in March 2022. Local orienteering club Suunta 2000 will organise the competition in co-operation with the Finnish Orienteering Federation and the IOF. Come and enjoy ski orienteering competitions in the atmospheric Finnish Lapland!

Where

Kemi-Keminmaa region is located by the Bothnian Bay in the Finnish Lapland with over 60 000 inhabitants. City of Kemi is easily accessible by air, rail and road. The Kemi-Tornio airport is only 10 minutes away from the city center. Luleå, Oulu and Rovaniemi airports are just under two hours away. Kemi railway station is situated along the Finnish main train line and multiple trains run daily from Rovaniemi, Oulu and Helsinki. The competition arena is located close to Kemi city center. Please check embargoed area here.

Events

Open classes in the events of 2020, 2021 and 2022

2020

WRE and Lapin Lumirastit

The Finnish Ski Orienteering Championships competition and Lapin Lumirastit – ski orienteering event will be held in March 2020. This 3-day ski orienteering event will also include WRE-status competitions.

2021

Pre-WSOC and WRE

This Pre-WSOC is a 2-day ski orienteering event that will include WRE competitions and open classes. There will also be a possibility to participate in a model event in the WSOC 2022 embargoed area.

2022

World Ski Orienteering Championships
Junior World Ski Orienteering Championships
European Youth Ski Orienteering Championships

This one-week event will include four Ski Orienteering Championships. There will also be a possibility to participate in open class competitions. Come to Finnish Lapland and feel the great atmosphere of competitions and ski on the same routes as all the top athletes!

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