5-11th July 2020
Helsinki Cup has been organised since 1976 and the tournament has established its place as a significant part of summer in Helsinki. In July 2020 they will celebrate the 44th edition of the tournament!
The basic idea and ideology behind Helsinki Cup has remained the same throughout its history. First of all, Helsinki Cup is a tournament for both genders – both boys and girls are warmly welcome to Helsinki Cup! Secondly, Helsinki Cup is a truely international tournament. In 2019 teams travelled from Argentina, Belgium, Brazil, Estonia, France, Germany, Iceland, Italy, Latvia, Luxemborg, Mexico, Mongolia, Portugal, Russia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Taiwan,Thailand and the USA, as well as from all over Finland. In total some 1195 Boys teams and 183 Girls teams took part.
Helsinki Cup is a huge tournament with over 20 000 participants every year. There are around 100 fields being used during the tournament week, spread all around Helsinki. The city comes alive during the tournament, which is held during the Finnish holiday season. All of the children together with their families and relatives guarantee great visibility for the tournament throughout the city.
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