In operation continuously since 1955, the Reipas Sports Club is a venerable organization in the sporting history of the Thunder Bay area. Reipas continues today to actively operate the fantastic Tapiola sports park on Pento Road that is home to the annual Tapiola Invitational Cross Country ski race, Soccer, Finnish Baseball and many other activities.
Known as the best kept secret of cross country skiing in Thunder Bay, Tapiola offers in the winter time over 5km of groomed trails of which 1km is lit for night skiing. With a membership you can enjoy a full season of skiing at Tapiola. Memberships can be purchased from the Hoito Restaurant at 314 Bay Street, or from any Reipas or Finlandia Club executive member.