Otatarha Grand Prix 2019

Come join the fun at a traditional racing event at Alvari Square
Otatarha Grand Prix 2019

The first day of October, the day of the Lakinlaskijaiset party is once again started with the Otatarha Grand Prix, a competition that doesn’t lack speed or fun!

Challenge yourself and others, design and build the greatest vehicle and come and compete for the win of the race at Alvarin aukio! You and your friends have a chance to participate in this contest wilder than the Formula 1 races with a self-built vehicle that isn’t motor-powered. Points will be awarded for the vehicle’s aesthetics and speed, but also for the overall spirit of the team. The winners of the race will receive glorious prizes, so start preparing for the contest NOW!

Even if you don’t participate in the race, you should come to Alvarin aukio to enjoy the stunning race atmosphere and the beautiful autumn day. Besides the race course the area will be filled with other fun activities!

Come and compete or cheer your friends to victory!

The sign-up for the teams participating the race is at:
The sign-up opens on 10.9. at 12 pm and closes on 24.9. at 12 am.

§1 The vehicle must run by human power (such as pedals, pushing or pulling) – no motors allowed.
§2 Teams will compete in the race at their own risk. Teams must attend to their safety.
§3 The number of team members or drivers is not limited.
§4 Intentionally bumping into other racers and wrecking others’ vehicles is prohibited.
§5 Racers must drive on track.
§6 Teams will be judged on speed and the performance in given tasks, the appearance of the vehicle, the spirit of the team and the technical properties of the vehicle.
All rights reserved.

For additional information, please contact the Teekkari Culture Directors:

  • Published:
  • Updated:
URL copied!