The U19 Women’s World Championships will take place from 8th to 12th May in Sports and Fair Centre in Lahti. This article combines all the information of the tournament.
The U19 World Floorball Championships in Lahti will be the third occasion when young national teams compete for the World Championship in Finland. The first World Champion was determined in Tampere in 2004. In 2009, the U19 Men’s Championships were held in Turku and Raisio. This spring women U19 will compete in Lahti.
Tickets are available here.
Tournament Overview and the Groups
A total of 16 countries will participate in the U19 Women’s World Championships, divided into four groups. The group ball took place in October 2023 at the Nordic Challenge event in Vantaa, Finland.
Group A: Switzerland, Czechia, Latvia, Slovakia
Group B: Sweden, Finland, Norway, Poland
Group C: Germany, New Zealand, Singapore, Australia
Group D: Denmark, Hungary, Italy, Canada
Various types of different tickets and ticket packages are available for purchase in order for you to find the right fit for you. When buying a ticket, you have free entrance to all matches during the day in both Arena A and B. Lahti Sports and Fair Centre is filled with the atmosphere of joy and fun during the event, and there is something to do for the whole family all day long.
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Host City and Arenas
With 120,000 inhabitants, Lahti is one of Finland’s largest cities. Lahti is famous as a winter sports city and internationally known for its environmental and design expertise and high-level cultural services. City of Lahti was awarded the title of European Green Capital 2021 as the first city in Finland. Learn more about the host city here.
The Lahti Sports and Fair Center hosts all U19 World Championship matches under one roof – both Arena A and B located in the same facilities. Lahti city is allowing easy access by railways, public transportation or car. The Lahti Sports and Fair Center is just a short walk from the city center. The fastest train journey from Helsinki to Lahti takes only 49 minutes, and one can reach Helsinki-Vantaa International Airport from Lahti in an hour.
Broadcasts and Social Medias
The International Floorball Federation will broadcast all World Championship matches on its own platform IFF Media App. Official content for the World Championships can be found on the tournament’s website and social media channels:
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