Cooperation with Wasa Vertical

We have now started a cooperation with Wasa Vertical. A one-time visit costs 5€ when you are a member of ÅAU Sports and if you want to become a member there, you pay 50€/month and can then participate in all the weekly hours and take part of the short courses that are arranged, at no extra cost.

Check out their website HERE

The city of Vaasa – student campaign week

During the entire week 38, from the 19th of September to the25th of September, you can get FREE entry to the Vaasa swimminhall upon presentation of your student card. You can also visit the Tikanoja Art Centre, the Ostrobothnian Museum and the Art Gallery in the Town hall for FREE throughout the week.

As a student, you also get a special offer to the musical West Side Story at Vaasan Kaupingiteatteri and to the city orchestra Chaplin’s concert Gold Fever. Buy the tickets at

On Thursday, the car-free day, public transport offers FREE rides with LIFTI.

Try out kayaking on Thursday

On Thursday the 22th of September, ÅAU Sports will offer a try-on opportunity with a kayak. The occasion is arranged at Sandö and takes place in 2 groups. Group 1 starts with a short info before we head out 16.15-17.45. And the second group starts at 18-19.30.

Register for group 1 HERE and for group 2 HERE

ATTENTION! Limited number of places – it is important that you cancel your registration if you are unable to participate!

Hiking in our world heritage – Bodvattnet around

you can still register for this – some places left!

We meet at the parking lot outside Åbo Akademi University, Rantatie 2 in Vaasa for departure by bus to Björköby at 11:30am on Sunday the 18th of September. There we hike around Bodvattnet (about 4km). During the hike, we take a break for a picknick (ÅAU Sports offers sausages), please bring your own small lunch bag and something to drink (water and something warm) On the way home, those who wish can walk across Finland’s longest bridge – the Replot bridge. We expect to be back at ÅAU at 5pm. Free event for ÅAU Sports members! Please be in time!

Binding registration, limited number of places (48) Register HERE