Sports and exercise

Espoo moves

There are various sporting and fitness activities organized in Espoo. There are exercise groups for women, men, seniors, special groups, young people and children. The recreations department's aim is to organize exercise activities especially for those groups, for whom sports clubs and private organizations provide few services. You can find an exercise class at your nearest sport center. Explore the left menus to find out the various sports centers and sports activities, reservation of sports facilities, grants for organizing sports activities and contact details of persons in charge.

Scheduled boat service to Espoo's islands starts 2016-05-26
Scheduled boat service to Espoo's islands starts 28 May. During the first two weekends Norsö IV operates to Iso Vasikkasaari. June 11th all three boats start their routes.


  • The events arena located in the Tapiola Sports Park (Urheilupuisto) has been renamed Espoo Metro Areena. The venue hosts a variety of Finnish and international events, and the transport links to the arena will be further improved in August 2016 when the western leg of the metro network is opened.
  • The Opinmäki learning centre in Suurpelto, Espoo, brings together many educational operations. Its opening was celebrated on Espoo Day on 29 August 2015. The operators will make Opinmäki the heart of Suurpelto.
Published 2012-01-16 12:24 , updated 2015-01-21 16:03