Sport Institute of Finland Olympic Training Centre
fidelity award: Bronze
SPORTS AND FACILITIES
Permanent sports in the centre: Athletics, Basketball, Cross country Skiing, Curling, Dance Sport, Figure Skating, Golf, Ice Hockey, Karate, Orientering, Rinkball, Swimming, Synchroniced Skating, Taekwondo, Taido, Tennis, Volleyball, Weightlifting
Sport facilities: Sports Hall, 3 wood court surfaces, weight lifting room, 200 metre synthetic track, venues for athletics events; Ice Sports Centre, two ice rinks; Golf facilities, 18-hole main course, 9-hole training course; Vierumaki Center, 6 indoor tennis courts, squash court, 10-meter air rifle and pistol firing points; Swimming Hall, 25 m pool (4 lanes); Other indoor facilities, judo/wrestling/karate/taido surfaces, ball games hall, gymnastics gym; Track and Field stadium; Outdoor facilities, tens of kilometers of cross country running and skiing trails, 20 outdoor tennis courts, 2 football fields.
Support services: Sport and Wellbeing Centre, Masseurs, Fitness testing lab for athletes (physiologically and biomechanical measurements)
Studies arranged, available for athletes in the centre or externally: Master’s Degree Programme in Sport Development and Management; Bachelor's Degree Programme in Sports and Leisure Management; Vocational Qualification in Sports, Specialist Qualifications in Sports Facilities Maintenance, Coaching, Golf Course Maintenance, Management and Business Management; Further Qualifications in Physical Education, Sports Facilities Maintenance, Coaching, Golf Course Maintenance, for Masseurs/Masseuses, for Entrepreneurs and for Event Activities Organisers.
Admission athletes of other countries for training under fees: Yes
Residence number of beds: Residence num. of beds: (Brief Description): Total number of beds:1300. Beds in Training Center use: 650. Hotel level: 102 beds. Holiday villages: 190 beds in 30 high level cabins Sport instute level 358.
ENVIRONMENT (enviromental conditions)
Average temperature autumn: 8
Average temperature spring: 4
Average temperature summer: 18
Average temperature winter: 0