Reino football is a hobby which was created in the crazy country of Finland. The game is played with those slippers your grandparents wear when going for a morning tea in the garden and with a plastic football that children usually start their games in early age. The game is played in a bit smaller field than normal junior football field and special rules apply: This is not a contact sport so no physical contact allowed in the game. If you misplace your slippers during the game you need to go and pick it up before you can continue playing. We recommend to have a piece of wool socks with you to play with, why? You will notice during the game why. Pictures from the World Championship tournament and the rules of the game can be found on:
Come and support your country colors in the JC European Football Tournament and participate to Reino Football games on a while. Collect your team and register to this once in a lifetime opportunity to feel and enjoy from one of the craziest and funniest hobby ever invented in Finland!
You can register your team to JC Reino Football Event Manager:
Riku Happonen: email@example.com latest Thursday 16th June at 18.00.
Reminder! Participation to Reino Football tournament does not require background in football. Come as You are and enjoy the game! Official EC Reino (for men) & Aino (for women) slippers can be purchased from the Conference! Those are also a good memory from the Conference!
Please notice, that JCI nor the organizers of the event will not cover any costs of injured players. Every participant is responsible to have an insurance by their own in case of any injuries.
Time: Friday 17.6.2016 10:00 - 16:00
Location: Pyynikki Football Stadium (address F.E. Sillanpään katu, Tampere)
Duration: 6 hours
Max number of persons: No limit for the number of teams or amount of the players in a team. 5 players in the field per team at a time. Teams can also be mixed gender teams of different JCI nationalities.
Organizer: JCI Ylä-Savo & JCI Tampere (will be played in the same venue and time with JCI European Football Championship)