Paavo Nurmi

At Paavo Nurmi stadium in Turku

Paavo Nurmi Games is part of the Paavo Nurmi Festival, which is held in honour of Paavo Nurmi. Turun Urheiluliitto sports club organised the first Paavo Nurmi Games in June 1957 as a 60th birthday present for the legendary runner Paavo Nurmi. The atmosphere and spirit along the riverbanks of Turku and in the beautiful stadium are an unforgettable experience.

Join us for a wonderful summer evening in Turku, Finland!

Area map & Stadium map