Joensuu is a Sports City
Joensuu has numerous teams playing at the national level. In proportion to its population, Joensuu is extremely well- represented in many sports. Tickets are usually available at the box office before the game.
Basketball: Joensuun Kataja
Finnish Baseball: Joensuun Maila
The Joensuu race track is located just outside the center of town. Races are held approximately twice a month.