Activities & Sports

photo © Lahden Alueen Kehittämisyhtiö Oy

Lahti is internationally famous as a winter-sports centre, both as the location for the Finnish Ski Championships every year, as well as having the Nordic WSC on no less than 6 occasions. It has one of the most recognisable sports centres in the world, the Lahti Ski Stadium, which features the famous ski jumps, museum, ice stadium and its Central Sports Field, which provide a unique forum for national and international events. The nearby Messilä Ski Resort is the biggest and most popular in Southern Finland.