The World Goldpanning Championship in Tankavaara is already history again. Nevertheless, we would like to draw your attention to the next events.
The following championships will take place in August and September



We have new Worldchampions

The World Championship in Tankavaara ended today.
Congratulations to the new world champions.

We have provided the first information for you. We are still working on the completion.

Profi Men Worldchampion James Linnett GBR
Profi Women Worldchampion Pia Turunen FIN
Veterans Worldchampion Ken Karlsson SWE
Juniors Worldchampion Yuva Singh RSA
Classic Pan Worldchampion Päivi Pohjola FIN
National Team Worldchampion Germay
2 member Teams Golden & Adventure SWE
3 member Teams Möyrivät Mäyrät FIN
5 member Teams The Orange Linnetts NED – GBR

Big thanks to the organizers of the World Gold Panning Championships in Tankavvara, Finland. It was a perfect organization. A bigger thanks to all helpers, without them such an event would not be possible. We hope to see you all again next year in Novy Knin. We say goodbye and have a save trip to your home country. Goodbye, Tankavvara Golden Village

You can find the results of each category on the World Championship website.

Welcome Gold Panners in Tankavaara

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Here is the program for the

Saturday August 10th

Finals at

09.30 am 2-Member Team
10.00 am 3-Member Team
10.30 am  5-Member Team

lunch break

12.00 am Children
12.20 pm  Juniors
12.40 pm Veterans
1.00 pm Classic Pan
1.20 pm Proficient Women
1.40 pm Proficient Men
2.00 pm National Teams

After finals closing seremony and celebration

Event tent after ceremony 

Open Stage
Live music: Dr. Patala & Organic Healers and Ämmät

For more information, visit the World Championship Website

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