Finnish skittles played in winter is a century-old game of Karelia, Finland origin.
The aim in Finnish skittles is to throw wooden skittle bats at skittles, trying to remove them from the play square using as few throws as possible. Skittles can be played with four-man teams, in pairs or as an individual game.
In February, Universities are organising big student tournaments The most famous ones to watch top players are at Tampere University of Technology. Lappeenranta University of Technology, and in our neighbor big city to Ruka, at Oulu University.