When Barents Summer Games takes place in Bodö, Norway, 1st - 3rd September 2017, athletes between 15 and 25 years will compete in 15 different sports. 4 sports will also involve parasport athletes. The participants represent local clubs in the Barents region, but in Barents Games they represent their countries; Norway, Sweden, Finland or Russia.
With over 1.000 participants BSG2017 will be the biggest sportevent i Bodö ever.
Barents Games is an arena for both sporting and cultural exchange and makes people-to-people cooperation between the four countries possible. Our motto is "Sharing the Arctic Spirit."