Sports Club

Vancouver Finlandia Sports Club

Where Finns and sports collide! The sports club organizes events and activities throughout the year for members of all ages to enjoy. Summer events include the annual Paavo Nurmi Run, and the Wife Carrying at the midsummer festival, and Pesäpallo (Finnish Baseball). In the winter you can look forward to a . . . → Read More: Sports Club

Purpurit Folk Dancers

Purpurit Dancers Founded in 1973, Purpurit is a Finnish-Canadian folk dance group. Purpurit perform at local and international festivals including Kaustinen Folk Festival, Expo ‘86, Finnish Canadian Grand Festivals, and at Finn Fest USA. Purpurit have traveled to Australia and toured the Nordic countries with great success. Purpurit welcomes all experienced and beginner dancers.

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