Russian and Belarusian participants in events under Kainuu Orienteering Week association
Kainuu Orienteering Week association (in Finnish the Kainuun Rastiviikko ry) strongly condemns the war started by Russia in Ukraine and follows the recommendation received from the Finnish Orienteering Federation (March 9, 2022) on how the member clubs of the Finnish Orienteering Federation should operate in their own proceedings.
Merry Christmas and Happy New Year 2022!
We wish everyone a very peaceful Christmas and good running for the year 2022!
The people of Kainuu Trail are on holiday at the turn of the year. Read the article for instructions on how to make sports benefit payments during the rest of the year.
Ps. The first cheapest registration stage and pre-order of the running shirt ends on 31.12.2021.
Kainuu Trail race instructions are published
The 1st Kainuu Trail Hossa National Park (Finland) 3.7.2021 -trail running event race instructions are published.
Read the race instructions from here (PDF-file)
Everything You Always Wanted to Know About Hossa: Part 5/10 Some of the best photo spots in Hossa
Last time I told you all about the different activities you can do in Hossa National Park in summer and winter. This time I will share with you the perfect spots to take some nice pictures of pure and beautiful nature. Especially, if you enjoy photography this will be the ultimate add-on to your trip to Hossa.
Everything You Always Wanted to Know About Hossa: Part 4/10: Activities in Hossa you would not want to miss
Hey there again!
Besides the Kainuu Trail, you can do many different activities in the Hossa National Park. Hossa is a beautiful and diverse area to visit. In my last story (Part 3/10) I talked about the magnificent canyon lake Julma-Ölkky, do you remember? In this story I'll present some of the most popular summer activities in Hossa National Park.
Everything You Always Wanted to Know About Hossa: Part 3/10 The Julma-Ölkky canyon as one of the most mystical places in Finland
Hey there! Nice to see you again. I just came back from my trail run practice through the Hossa National Park and I have to say - it was again amazing. On my way at the Kainuu Trail’s 55 km trail I went over a beautiful bridge which goes over the canyon and has an amazing view over it. Canyon is called the Julma-Ölkky canyon which means the “cruel canyon” - it is the one of the most well-known sights in Hossa.
53rd Kainuu Orienteering Week and the 1st Kainuu Trail Hossa National Park (Finland) trail running event will tried to be organized in the beginning of July 2021
The world's second oldest orienteering week 53rd Kainuu Orienteering Week will be organized with exceptional arrangements in accordance with the coronavirus situation at the beginning of July on July 4-9, 2021 in Suomussalmi. The competition centre is the Haverinen ski centre area. Competition areas are around the Haverinen ski centre and the terrain consists of fine and fast-moving pine forest terrains.
The 1st Kainuu Trail Hossa National Park 3.7.2021, which will be held for the first time, will also be organized with special arrangements in accordance with the coronavirus situation on Saturday, 3 July 2021 in Hossa National Park. The competition centre is the Hossa Visitor Centre and trail runners will come to enjoy Hossa's finest trail trails and attractions.
Kainuu Trail News (Newsletter) 1/2020 is released
Kainuu Trail News (Newsletter) 1/2020 is released.
Everything You Always Wanted to Know About Hossa Part 2/10: Kainuu Trail - what can you expect?
Hey there! Good to see you again. I just wanted to introduce myself a little bit more. You already know that my name is Jesse. Though you do not know that I come from a little village in Kainuu. I grew up surrounded by beautiful nature and with kind and relaxed people, some of them are also passionate about running like me. I can’t wait to participate in the Kainuu Trail in July! Are you as excited as I am?
Everything You Always Wanted to Know About Hossa
Hossa National Park - full of excitements
Hey there! My name is Jesse. It is nice to see you here! I just arrived here in Hossa National Park to prepare for the Kainuu Trail run on the 3rd of July. If you are interested in trail running come join me and we are going to practice together while exploring the trails and surroundings of Hossa National Park! You are ready? Let’s go then!
Hossa National Park calls you to (Kainuu Trail) run!
Kainuu Trail Hossa National Park (Finland) 3rd of July 2021 is a brand new trail running event in Finland and in the Finland’s newest national park Hossa.
Positively toward trail running summer 2021!
It is about one year when Covid-19 pandemic started. This past year has been very exceptional and challenging for the most of us and still it seems that we have to keep fighting with this hard and complicated situation at least this year before the vaccination effects enough (hopefully). Even though - we in Kainuu Trail and Kainuu Orienteering Week hope that upcoming summer 2021 is a little bit better one for all of us.
Kainuu Trail 3rd of July 2021 entry continues!
Kainuu Trail 3rd of July 2021 entry/registration continues and opens today at 12.00.
Kainuu Trail 3rd of July 2021 registration
Kainuu Trail 3rd of July 2021 registration opens on 2nd November 2020.