The competition centre will have a hard ground and the distances are shorter than on previous years. There will be bus transportation from the city centre of Joensuu to the competition centre. Join the story on 17-18 June 2017!
The embargoed area Joensuu-Jukola was updated on February 21. The read 514 will be available all time during the Jukola weekend. The road 512 will be closed from the road 514 to Konnusvaara. The precise timetable will be given later.
Joensuu-Jukola, organized by Kalevan Rasti, combines challenging orienteering and the hard ground of the competition centre. Based on the first stage of registering, there will be over 18,000 participants orienteering in Finland’s biggest adult sport event.
All 167 wind shelter places for the teams have been sold out. Registration of the 10 x 10 meter tent sites is available.
Kalevan Rasti presents Joensuu-Jukola in the beautiful North Karelian nature. The competition centre is located at Eno school centre, 35 kilometres north-east of Joensuu.
Mrs. Jenni Haukio, the Spouse of the President of the Republic of Finland, has agreed to become the patroness of Joensuu-Jukola. Simultaneously as Mrs. Jenni Haukio was invited as the patroness, President of the Republic Sauli Niinistö was asked to receive the Message of Jukola, which is dedicated to Finland celebrating its centenary of independence.
Starting from 1st December 2016 entries can to be submitted through the registration page. You will find all info about Joensuu-Jukola from Event Invitation.
The best male orienteer of all time Thierry Gueorgiou will coach the Swedih national team after WOC 2017. He will continue to run relays in Kalevan Rasti.
The best juniors in the world will compete for the Junior World Orienteering Champion titles from 9th to 15th July in Switzerland.
68th Jukola ja 39. Venla Relay competed in Lappeenranta 18.-19.6.2016. In Finland you can watch TV broadcast from Venla and Jukola Relay from Yle Areena.
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My strongest emotions at a Jukola-relay, I experienced 2012 when i got the challenge and the honour to run the last leg for Kalevan Rasti first team.