Lahti Stadium

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Lahti Stadium
Skiing stadium
Lahti-stadion.jpg
Full nameLahden stadion
LocationLahti, Finland
Coordinates60°58′59″N 025°38′03″E / 60.98306°N 25.63417°E / 60.98306; 25.63417Coordinates: 60°58′59″N 025°38′03″E / 60.98306°N 25.63417°E / 60.98306; 25.63417
OwnerCity of Lahti
OperatorCity of Lahti
Capacity14,465 (7,465 seating, 7,000 standing)
Field size103 × 67 m
SurfaceGrass
Construction
Opened1981
Renovated2003
Tenants
FC Lahti

Lahti Stadium (Finnish: Lahden stadion) is a multi-use stadium in Lahti, Finland. In Winter the stadium is used in cross-country skiing and biathlon. In summer it is currently used mostly for football matches and is the home stadium of FC Lahti. The stadium holds 14,500 and was built in 1981.

Stadium is also a well-known venue for cross-country skiing and biathlon. It, along with neighboring ski jumping hills, has hosted three FIS Nordic World Ski Championships (1989, 2001 and 2017) and numerous FIS World Cup events. In biathlon, the stadium has been the venue for three World Championships (1981, 1991 and 2000) and also the World Cup for many years.

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