Training time at Alfa is meant for sports and exercise clubs. Alfa is not open for individual users and it can be used only when a club or team has a reserved time slot.
Sports and exercise clubs can train in Alfa if they have a reserved time slot and a club wristband.
Exceptions in opening hours 2017
23-25 Jun closed
01-02 Jul closed
08-09 Jul closed
15-16 Jul closed
21-22 Jul closed - cleaning
22-23 Jul closed
29-30 Jul closed
06 Dec closed
23 Dec open 08.00-16.00
24-26 Dec closed
31 Dec open 08.00-16.00
The rentable facilities comprise an arts and crafts room, group room, club cafeteria, kitchen, and the banqueting hall. The banqueting hall is ideal for larger events because of its portable furnishings, and also for dance practice because of the mirrors that cover one entire wall. The facilities of Teräsrautela Youth Space are suitable for meetings and parties.
Impivaara sports centre is located 3 km north of the city centre.
The following facilities are located in the area:
- a swimming pool and gym
- a football hall (private operator)
- an ice hall / indoor ice rink
- tennis courts
- badminton courts
- ball game courts
- a water park (Private operator)
- jogging tracks / ski tracks
- outdoor gym devices
In winter the Nunnavuori ski track is maintained with snow cannons. There are also sledding hills in the area.