Skating for Schoolchildren
Finland Ice Marathon's skating mega event "Skating for schoolchildren" is expected to once again about 6 000 students! The traditional Finland Ice Marathon's Skating for schoolchildren will be held on Wednesday and Thursday from 20th to 21nd of February, 2019. This largest school sporting event in North-Savo is the most anticipated days for small and even large school students in late winter. The Skating for schoolchildren event is organized by the City of Kuopio Education Service Center sports office and Exercise Path Project. As an important facilitator of the Skating for schoolchildren is a teacher Kalle Laakkonen's Foundation, which financed a huge amount of bus transportation for school groups. The sport clubs of Kuopio are heavily involved in organization of the day's programmes.
Schoolchildren ice skating on the ice of Lake Kallavesi, in Kuopio, in front of the passenger harbor on Wednesday from 9am to 2pm and on Thursday from 9am to 1pm.