The Paavo Nurmi Festival

The Paavo Nurmi Games, held in Turku on the 14th June, is Finland's most prestigious athletics competition and one of the Gold level events – the highest on the Continental Tour (the world's largest athletics competition series). The games are part of the Paavo Nurmi Festival, which celebrates and honours the memory of running legend Paavo Nurmi. As part of the festival, the whole family can enjoy the Paavo Sports Day, an event also held at the Paavo Nurmi Stadium on Saturday 11th June.


Paavo Sports Day 11th June 2022
Paavo Nurmi Games 14th June 2022
Paavo Nurmi Marathon 19th-20th August, 2022

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