Lahti2017 World Championships was praised for atmosphere and successful organization from both teams and spectators.

The World Championships were organized in Lahti for a historical seventh time! No other land or country has organized the Championships as many times as Lahti. A World record was also made in a number of countries participating with 61 countries taking part.

We want to thank every athlete, spectator and partner for making the Centenary Championships unforgettable!