International Youth Athletics Games will return to Espoo in 2018. YAG will be held 14.-16. of June. This year competition was in Lahti.
Leppävaara sport park will offer great venue to YAG. In addition to international level track there is swimming hall, outside pools, Adventure park Huippu and Angry Birds –park.
Around YAG will be also other competition events. Sunday 17th is Finnish Nationals for race walking and at the same time YAG walking competitions.
This year at Lahti YAG gathered over 1900 young athletes, who competed with 9-17-years old series. There were also great 350 relay teams at Lahti.
YAG organizing clubs 2018 are Espoon Tapiot and Esbo IF.