Sporty weekend with a touch of beach soccer

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Jesse Paunonen

I am Jesse Paunonen, alias Matkailunhidalgo, and I am a 26-year-old student from Helsinki, passionate about travels, sports, and experiences. I enjoy traveling more than anything: travel is more than just relaxing by the beach or visiting monuments, its all about the experiences. I am at becoming an ambassador for tourism in Finland, with a focus on ethics and respect.




Beachfutis Finnish Open is an annual beach soccer tournament played at the famous Kalajoki beach. The event spreads over the entire sandy beach area and brings together as many as two thousand football players. The tournament has been organised since…