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The Continental Tour Turku – Paavo Nurmi Games is the next of over 200 World Athletics Continental Tour events planned for 2024, and you don’t want to miss any of the fun and excitement at the Paavo Nurmi Stadium in Turku, Finland.

The meeting is the seventh of a total of eleven gold-level events on the 2024 Continental Tour program and brings top athletes from all over the world to Finland.

With the track and field season drawing to a close in September, there aren't many opportunities left to see the world's top track and field stars in action, so be sure to tune in.

WHO: Elite athletes
When: 18 June 2024
Where: Paavo Nurmi Stadium in Turku, Finland
Regard: LIVE on FloTrack

The Paavo Nurmi Games are just one part of the Paavo Nurmi Festival, which is held in honour of the legendary Finnish runner Paavo Nurmi, who won nine Olympic gold medals in the 1920s. The first Paavo Nurmi Games were held in 1957 as a gift for Nurmi's 60th birthday.

Since 2020, the meeting has been a gold event on the World Athletics Continental Tour.

Men's events at the 2024 Paavo Nurmi Games include 100 metres, 800 metres, 1,500 metres, 3,000 metres steeplechase, 110 metres hurdles, 400 metres hurdles, javelin throw and wheelchair racing.

The women compete in the 800-meter run, 100-meter hurdles, high jump, triple jump, pole vault, hammer throw and wheelchair race.

How to view the 2024 Continental Tour Turku – Paavo Nurmi Games

For everyone in the United States, the Continental Tour Turku – Paavo Nurmi Games 2024 will be streamed LIVE on FloTrack.

FloTrack provides results and additional coverage of the event and the World Athletics Continental Tour.

Schedule for the Paavo Nurmi Games 2024

Check out the provisional schedule for the 2024 Paavo Nurmi Games (men's and women's events). This schedule is subject to change:

All times Eastern

  • 10:00 am – Women’s High Jump
  • 10:05 am – Women’s Hammer Throw
  • 10:10 a.m. – Men’s 400-meter hurdles
  • 10:18 am – Women’s 400-meter hurdles
  • 10:54 a.m. – 800 meters men (race B)
  • 11:02 am – 800 metres women (race B)
  • 11:20 am – Women’s Pole Vault
  • 11:20 a.m. – Men’s 100 meters (1st run)
  • 11:27 am – Men’s 100 metres (race 2)
  • 11:30 am – Women’s triple jump
  • 11:36 am – 800 metres women (race A)
  • 11:44 am – 1,500 metres men
  • 11:58 am – Men’s 110-meter hurdles (1st heat)
  • 12:05 p.m. – Men’s 110-meter hurdles (2nd heat)
  • 12:15 pm – Men’s javelin throw
  • 12:16 p.m. – Women’s 100-meter hurdles (1st heat)
  • 12:23 p.m. – Women’s 100-meter hurdles (2nd heat)
  • 12:32 p.m. – Men’s 100-meter final
  • 12:40 p.m. – Men’s 800 meters (race A)
  • 12:50 p.m. – Men’s 3,000-meter steeplechase
  • 13:10 – Men’s 110-metre hurdles, final
  • 13:20 – Women’s 100-metre hurdles, final

About World Athletics

World Athletics is a global governing body for more than 200 national member associations that standardizes, competes and records “athletics,” the original name for what most people refer to as “track and field”—that is, disciplines that focus on running, jumping and throwing.

As part of the Athletics World Cup, athletes and fans can enjoy these indoor and outdoor running, jumping and throwing events – plus relay races, cross country, walking and road running – open to athletes of all ages and abilities in cities and venues around the world.

The events range from smaller one-day competitions to the crown jewel of the World Athletics Championships.

The World Athletics Championships were held for the first time in 1976 and have been held every two years since 1991.

The World Athletics Series calendar for 2024 includes multi-day events for indoor running, U20, cross country, walking, relay races and road running.

The one-day competition rounds include various tours – Diamond League, Continental, Indoor, Cross Country, Race Walking and All-Around.

The World Athletics Continental Tour will include more than 200 events in 2024.

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Don't miss all the action of the track and field season streaming on FloTrack. For more events, check out the FloTrack schedule.

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