Barents Winter Games 2014 was held in Tromsø between the 4th of April and 6th of April. 700 participants from Sweden, Norway, Finland and Russia, competed in 9 different sports to see which region would succeed
The city has great facilities for all kinds of sports throughout the entire year:
Outdoor facilities, such as ball game courts and fields, beaches and trails cover the town extensively.
Water Sports Centre Kaukavesi, Kajaani Hall, Ice Hall, Otanmäki Sports Hall and school sports facilities as well as numerous other sites maintained by clubs and other organisations allow for independent and varying physical exercise indoors.