July 28-29th 2023

Jyväskylä (FI)

#ngsjyvaskyla - July 29th 2023


The Jyväskylä region offers one of the best gravel road networks in Finland. Surrounded by breathtaking lakeland nature and four national parks, it is a great setting for a summer gravel event. Add UNESCO World Heritage Sites, the most instances of Alvar Aalto architecture in the world (!) and the title of Sauna Region of the World and you know this is an event not to be missed. Distances of 50, 110 and 172 km + timed race format option (172km).

Finnish pronunciation: [ˈjyʋæsˌkylæ]

Preliminary Program


Bike Shuttle from Helsinki + Airport
Warmup Ride (2 distances)
Riders Buffet
Optional sauna


Main event - 50km, 110km, 170km + 170km race
Post-ride buffet
Post-ride boat sauna & lake swim
NGS Party

The full weekend program, accommodation options and rental bikes will be available by December 10th. The event is limited to 600 participants. This event welcomes riders from all levels and fitness and is open to e-bikes.

Event registration Includes:

Participation in the event

1 to 3 food & drink stops (depending on distance)

GPX route downloads & marked 50km route

Event timing (race option)

Post event food ticket (please add your dietary preferences to your registration)

Participation in the Warmup Ride (optional - free regsitration)

Registration deferral right to another person or other NGS event (until one week before the event)

Regular event registration pricing until May 22nd.
From May 22nd to June 25th 2023 late decider pricing: 170km Race: 180€, 170km: 138€, 100km: 114€, 50km: 90€.

Registrations can be paid for online with a credit/debitcard, ApplePay or via alternative methods such as Edenred, Smartum, Eezybreak or ePassi. If you have questions about payment methods please check our Registration FAQ’s or contact@nordicgravel.com

Nordic & Finnish Championship 2023

Welcome to the first official Nordic and Finnish Championship Gravel!

NGS Jyväskylä Partners


Friday Warmup Ride registration

35 and 60km Warmup Ride options starting from 17.30h on Friday 28.07.23


Hotel Alba ***

Located at the Mattilanniemi event and start/finish area on the shores of the Jyvasjärvi. Multiple room options available.

info & reservations
Verso Urban Hotel ****

The Verso hotel is located in the Jyväskylä city center, 1.5km away from the event area. Multiple room options available.

info & reservations

Rentals & Services

Helsinki - Jyväskylä - Helsinki Shuttle (28-30.07)

Helsinki - Jyväskylä - Helsinki Shuttle (28-30.07)


Alvar Aalto Gravel Tour - 27.07. or 28.07.23

BMC URS TWO - Event Weekend Rental

BMC URS TWO - Event Weekend Rental

BMC URS ONE - Event Weekend Rental

BMC URS ONE - Event Weekend Rental

BMC Kaius 01 THREE - Event Weekend Rental

BMC Kaius 01 THREE - Event Weekend Rental

Garmin Edge 530 GPS Rental

Garmin Edge 530 GPS Rental