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TAMPERE, Finland — The Metropolis of Tampere co-hosts the boys’s 2022 IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship on Could 13-29, and Finland’s “Capital of Hockey” welcomes the nation’s most beloved sport again dwelling with open arms.

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Trustworthy to its standing as a birthplace of ice hockey in Finland, Tampere is dedicated to organizing an unforgettable match along with the residents, metropolis group and the guests.

– Tampere is the House of Hockey in Finland, and ice hockey is an integral a part of our DNA. We are going to honor our historical past and traditions and manage the very best Ice Hockey World Championship of all time, says Perttu Pesä, the Director of Main Occasions at Metropolis of Tampere.

The match is co-hosted by Tampere and Helsinki, however all the ultimate video games might be performed in Tampere.

Unbeatable occasion services at not too long ago opened Nokia Enviornment, Europe’s most trendy leisure venue, assure a premium expertise for athletes and spectators alike.

As well as, the brand new improvements, and investments in sensible occasion safety by the Metropolis of Tampere, allow a easy, secure, and top-notch expertise for the guests.

Occasion safety is one in every of strategic safety priorities of town, and the brand new investments in expertise save as much as 3,5 million euros a yr.

– Individuals are inclined to suppose that growing safety means growing the variety of police and guards. However that doesn’t enhance the ambiance of the occasion. Our purpose is to have an optimum steadiness between security and ambiance, says Anniina Autero the Head of Sensible City Safety and Occasion Resilience challenge at Metropolis of Tampere

Tampere has change into often called a metropolis of main worldwide sports activities occasions, starting from athletics, soccer, volleyball, floorball, and ice hockey to numerous martial arts.

– Our occasion services are world-class, and these new progressive and sensible safety options make us much more enticing host to international and European competitions. Now we have a pole place for a while to come back, as security is such an essential difficulty in post-pandemic world, says Perttu Pesä, the Director of Main Occasions at Metropolis of Tampere.


2022 IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship in Tampere



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Further data:
Anniina Autero
Head of SURE challenge
Metropolis of Tampere
+358 44 431 4194

Perttu Pesä
Director of Main Occasions
Metropolis of Tampere
+358 50 587 6200