European Athletics Championships arrive in Helsinki
Best athletes around Europe gather to compete at the legendary Helsinki Olympic Stadium 27.6.–1.7.2012 when Finland hosts the European Athletics Championships for the third time.
The fast-paced schedule of the games includes exiting highlights for every competition day. 30 000 spectators and the amazing athletes will create an atmosphere that can’t be explained – you have to experience it on the spot. Why not start with the inauguration ceremony that will take place at the Senate Square on June 26 at 20-22.
Stay up to date with Appy
The official mobile application ‘Appy’ named after the European Athletics Championships mascot will help you navigate through the games. The new app brings you live competition results, the latest event news as well as local information.
The mascot itself can be met in the Event Park, where you will also find official merchandise, have the possibility to have lunch in the Event Park’s restaurant world or enjoy the stage programme. Event Park is also the place where the Victory Ceremonies will be held – for the first time in European Athletics Championships history this will happen outside the Stadium!
The park is open to all.