Team Info will be updated here. Please follow the updated information on this site.

Please fill in the forms (Transportation Arrival, Transportation Departure, Rifles and ammunition, Wax Truck, VISA) in IBU Member Center (Team Logistics HUB). Only Radio Equipments has own online form by Traficom (link in the HUB).



  • Transportation Schedule to the Charter flights on Mon 5th December updated!
  • Please use the route in the map here when exiting from the Teams parking area because of the safety
  • Transportation Schedule fot Mon 28.11.2022, Tue 29.11.2022 and Wed 30.11.2022 added
  • Transportation Schedule for Sat 26.11.2022 and Sun 27.11.2022 added
  • Team Info pdf booklet added
  • TEAM TICKETS information added
  • New form in Team Logistics HUB – Submission Deadline 20.11.2022
    • Please fill in the form of Lunch/Lunch Packages in the IBU Membercenter Team Logistics HUB, if Your team want gluten free or vegetarian food. The pre information is collected by this form (gluten free or vegetarian food) to minimize the food waste.
  • Accreditation Office Opening Hours (Sat 5.11.2022)
  • ​Flights from Helsinki to Joensuu

Team Info
TCM on Sun 27.11.2022 at 9:30 am

Team Captains' Meeting will be held online according to the schedule: 
SUN 27.11.2022 at 9:30 AM


COVID-19 Instructions
  • Please find here more info, for example: COVID-19 Instructions and links



IBU Event Guidelines Covid-19

IBU’S Event Guidelines COVID-19 and Annexes:



Links to national guidelines to the page, e.g. face masks, hand hygiene and safety instructions.

Finnish Institute for health and welfare:

Municipal authority of social and health services in North Karelia (Siun Sote):



The Accreditation Office is located in Sokos Hotel Kimmel, Itäranta 1, 80100 Joensuu. Car passes and parking cards will be handed out at the Accreditation Office.

Confirmation and missing data of membercenter profiles to be delivered digital (tool or Email). Recommendation: Only one person/team to collect accreditations.


Opening hours of Accreditation Office:

Fri 25.11.2022 12:00–19:00
Sat 26.11.2022 08:30–19:00
Sun 27.11.2022 09:00–18:00
Mon 28.11.2022 09:00–17:00
Tue 29.11.2022 09:00–14:00
Wed 30.11.2022 09:00–14:00
Thu 1.12.2022 09:00–14:00
Fri 2.12.2022 09:00–14:00
Sat 3.12.2022 09:00–14:15
Sun 4.12.2022 09:00–14:45


Contact information



  • Chief of Competition: 
    Kimmo Turunen
  • Assistant Chief of Competition:
    Ville Haapala
  • Competition Secretary:
    Jaana Pitkänen
  • Chief of Timing/Stadium:
    Markku Kanko
  • Chief of Course:
    Rauli Riekkinen
  • Chief of Range:
    Tomi-Pekka Riihivuori


Team Area Office/Wax Cabins (+358 46 880 6670)



  • Chief of Logistics: 
    Sami Leinonen
  • Chief of Transport: 
    Vesa Vipuveräjä
  • Chief of Accreditation: 
    Tuija Lautamatti
  • Chief of Accommodation: 
    Johanna Kellokumpu
IBU Technical Officials
  • IBU Race Director: 
    Borut Nunar
  • IBU Technical Delegate: 
    Matej Kordez, SLO
  • Referee Material:
    Janis Berzins, LAT
  • Referee Shooting Range:
    Tommy Höglund, SWE
  • Referee Start/Finish: 
    Knut Aas, NOR
  • Referee Course: 
    Radovan Simocko, SVK
Competition Program

Tue 29.11.2022

  • 14:15 Individual, Men 20 km


Wed 30.11.2022

  • 14:15 Individual, Women 15 km


Thu 1.12.2022 

  • 12:00 Relay, Men 4 x 7,5 km

  • 14:35 Relay, Women 4 x 6 km


Sat 3.12.2022

  • 11:45 Sprint, Men 10 km

  • 14:45 Sprint, Women 7,5 km


Sun 4.12.2022

  • 13:15 Pursuit, Men 12,5 km 

  • 15:15 Pursuit, Women 10 km


Stadium map

Stadium map


Start and Finish 

Competition Office

The Competition Office is located in the Main Building at the Stadium. Entrance from the stadium side. 
Recommendation: Only one person per Team will be able to visit Competition Office.

+358 46 635 1728


Opening hours of Competition Office:

Sat 26.11.2022 10:00–18:00
Sun 27.11.2022 09:00–18:00
Mon 28.11.2022 09:00–18:00
Tue 29.11.2022 08:30–18:00
Wed 30.11.2022 08:30–17:30
Thu 1.12.2022 08:30–18:30
Fri 2.12.2022 09:00–17:30
Sat 3.12.2022 08:00–17:30
Sun 4.12.2022 09:00–17:30


Family Club

Family club: in the team and service area. Lunch, lunch packages and hot & cold drinks for Athletes, Coaches, team-staff, technicians and Supplying Partners will be provided. Please fill in the form of “Lunch” in the IBU Membercenter (Team Logistics HUB), if Your team want gluten free or vegetarian food.

  • Form in Team Logistics HUB – Submission Deadline 20.11.2022
    • Please fill in the form of Lunch/Lunch Packages in the IBU Membercenter Team Logistics HUB, if Your team want gluten free or vegetarian food. The pre information is collected by this form (gluten free or vegetarian food) to minimize the food waste.

Opening hours of Family Club:

Sat 26.11.2022 11:00–17:00 11:00–15:00
Sun 27.11.2022 10:00–16:30 11:00–15:00
Mon 28.11.2022 10:00–16:30 11:00–15:00
Tue 29.11.2022 09:00–16:30 11:00–15:00
Wed 30.11.2022 09:00–16:30 11:00–15:00
Thu 1.12.2022 10:00–18:30 11:00–15:00
Fri 2.12.2022 10:00–16:30 11:00–15:00
Sat 3.12.2022 10:00–16:30 11:00–15:00
Sun 4.12.2022 10:00–17:00 11:00–15:00
Prize money

Please make the Transportation orders outside the Transportation Schedule here

Transportation Orders outside the Transportation Schedule



Transportation Schedule

Please find the Transportation Schedules in the links below:


Team Tickets

Team Tickets

  • Athletes will receive two course tickets per competition/per person. 
  • The maximum number of tickets will be determined by the NFs start quota for the respective competition.
  • It shall only apply for competitions of the respective athlete´s gender. An exception are days with competitions of both genders.

NOTE! Please make reservation one day before the competition by 12.00. Tickets can be collected from competition office day before competition at 17.00.

For example:

  • Men Individual competition on Tuesday 29.11. --> Reservation on Monday 28.11. at 12.00 --> Tickets ready in Competition Office on Monday 28.11. at 17.00.

Welcome safely to Kontiolahti!