Ice Fishing Finnish Championships in Kuusamo
Location: Raatesalmi in Kuusamo.
Competition time in all classes: 10.00 -14.00. Transfer to competition area starts appr. 9.15 (sound mark) and competitors must be back at competition office by 15.00.
Competition area: Lake Kuusamojärvi. Maps available 3 €/map. No training in the competition area from 24.3.2018 onwards. The whole competition area is protected from ice fishing during 24.3.-7.4.2018 until 10.00.
Audience: Free entrance for the audience. Buffet, grilled sausages and soup lunch, cash only. Also fishing gear sales in the morning and after 14.00. Audience can watch the competition from the shore or on the ice, however not closer than 5 meters from the competitors.
Finnish Championship is available for Finnish citizens, permanent residents in Finland or foreigners who are members of Suomen Vapaa-ajankalastajien Keskusjärjestö of SVK member associations. Finnish Championship for groups is available for associations that are members of SVK. Classes and rules (in Finnish only)
Competition office: At Original Sokos Hotel Kuusamo ib Friday 6.4. at 15-20 (address Kirkkotie 23). At Sossonniementie 94 on Saturday 7.4. from 7.00. Contact: email@example.com, during the competition Antti Tuomainen tel. +358 40 835 2928.
Participation fees: Adults 20 €, youth 10 €,
Teams: Men and veteran men 40 €, women and veteran women 20 €, youth 20 €, families 20 €
Sign in (in Finnish only)
You can also sign in the the location on Friday 6.4. at 15.00-20.00 and Saturday 7.4. at 7.00-9.00 with a higher fee: adults 30 € and yout 15 €.
Organizer: Kuusamon Uistinseura.
More information from competition leader Rauno Veteläinen tel. +358 400 916 350 and Tapio Ojala tel. +358 40 759 9404.
Preliminary contest was organized on lake Kuusamojärvi on Saturday 10.3.2018. Same organizer, schedule and prices (no group competitions).
Ice Fishing Finnish Championships will be followed by Ice Fishing Cup in Kuusamo 8.-14.4.2018.