For the first time Toughest is heading for Finland! August 18 th we are coming to Vörå. At Norrvallas you will face terrain, forest and water in an varied and great course. At these grounds lots of skiing and orienteering events have been held but this will be the first OCR. With a mix of our award-winning obstacles this race will be something special never seen in Finland before!
Date & Location: 18th of August, 2018. Norrvalla, Vörå, Finland
Your preliminary starting number is the one you find in your confirmation mail.
Available for pick up at the event area from 10.00 (non-elite). We recommend that you pick up your envelop 30-60 minutes before your designated start time. Or you can pick up envelopes the day before at Vivobarefoots concept store at Davidshallstorg, Malmö.
The starts will be between 10:00 – 17:00.
Changing-room & wardrobe:
There are temporary changing-rooms and wardrobes at the event area. The wardrobes will be overseen by our staff but are not locked and secured fully.
Toilets will be available on the event area.
Water and other beverages will be available at the finish line and once during the course. There will also be food & beverage for sale for the audience.
Food will be sold at the event area.
Set your GPS on Norrvalla. However, we recommend that you ride together to save the environment.
By train through Seinäjoki:
A toughest bus is waiting for you at Tervajoki train station at 17.46 on Friday and by all trains that arrive between 9-13 on Saturday (train schedules are publicated during the spring). A bus back will depature in time for suitable train departures.
The bus trip takes 25min (one way) and costs 5 €/person prebooked and 10 €/person at the bus.
By bus from Vasa:
Bus transport is arranged from Vasa at 09.00 and 12.15 and returns 13.00 and 17.00 (Time table might change when train schedule is published). The trip takes 35min and costs 5 €/person prebooked and 10 €/person at the bus.
By boat from Umeå:
Bus transport to the event area is arranged when the boat arrives 23.45 (22.45 Swedish time). You can find a hotel at Norrvalla, close to the event area.
There is limited parking by the event area with room for 300 cars. Parking costs 5 € per car.