The contestants of the national tournament are selected from the regional tournaments held around Finland. The regional tournaments are one-day events. Each regional event is held according to regional resources.

Regional tournaments in 2022

PlaceDateLocationMax. participants
OuluMarch 22ndScience Centre Tietomaa, Nahkatehtaankatu 6250
LappeenrantaMarch 23rdNuorisotila Monari, Anni Swanin katu 7100
TampereMarch 23rdAhvenisjärven koulu, Kanjonin koulutalo, Ruovedenkatu 7150
KokkolaMarch 24thHollihaan koulu, Pikiruukintie 4100
KontiolahtiMarch 26thKontiolahden Kirkonkylän koulu, Keskuskatu 11150
KuopioMarch 29thHiltulanlahden koulu, Hiltulanlahdenkatu 7, Hiltulanlahti100
JyväskyläMarch 30thJyväskylän Normaalikoulu, Pitkäkatu 8150
HelsinkiMarch 31stUniversity of Helsinki, Minerva-tori, Siltavuorenpenger 5150
LohjaMarch 31stLaurentiustalo, Kirkkokatu 6250

Registration

Registration for the tournaments begins February 1st, 2022 at 8 am and closes February 28th at midnight. Please note that each team can only participate in one type of event. In Helsinki only two teams / event or division can be registered from a single school. If there are more teams in the same school that are interested, then the participants of the regional tournament should be selected in an internal tournament at the school. 

You will need the following information for registration: 

  • The place of the regional tournament 
  • The name of the school or club and location 
  • The registrant’s contact information (name, email, phone number) 
  • Grade level 
  • Event and the division being registered 
  • Team name and team members 

After registration

After registration, the coordinator or the regional tournament will email each registrant a more detailed program, schedule, and directions to the location, at the latest, two weeks before the event.

After the regional tournament

In the regional tournament, the winner of each event will continue directly to the national tournament. In addition to the winners of the regional tournaments, teams will be selected to the national tournament based on the results of different regional tournaments.

Learn about tournament events here.

Read more about the national tournament here.