Event Centre and athletes village Falun. The distance to the races in Mora by, Säter is 40 km. The races in Falun will all be within 5 km of the Event Centre. The Event Centre will be located at Lugnet in Falun. Lugnet is one of Europe’s most complete sports facilities and is located in the eastern part of Falun.
In the early 1970s, Lugnet’s sports part started to be built and the area and the facility have since been purposefully developed. Lugnet has hosted the World Ski Championships in 1954, 1974, 1993 and 2015. Lugnet has also hosted the O-ringen, EOC 2012 and, among other events, the Swedish Championchips in MTB orienteering.
A Complete facility
At Lugnet there is the national arena for cross-country skiing and ski jumping, ice stadium (ice rink and artificial frozen bandy court), swimming pool, the large sports hall (four floors 20×40 meters), athletics stadium, mountain bike arena, swimming pool, outdoor pool, gym, tennis arena, martial arts hall, floorball hall and athletics hall. At present, 60 of the Swedish Sports Confederation’s 70 special federations can conduct their activities in the area. Falu municipality owns most of the facilities, but some are also run privately.
In the Lugnet area there is also a funicular, sports lab, Dalarna University, Lugnetgymnasiet, Scandic hotel, camping and various outdoor activities. Lugnet is an extremely complete facility where it is close to everything.
The Event Centre will be open between Tuesday 12th and Thursday 21st July 2022. For more information on Lugnets Sports Arena and facilities, please visit: