Athletes Famous Female Athletes from Finland

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List of popular female athletes from Finland, listed alphabetically with photos when available. Finland has a rich history of competing in sports, and these are the famous females that make that competition so exciting. Some of the best Finnish female athletes in the world are listed below, some of who have represented Finland in the Olympics. You can click on the names of these talented female athletes of Finland in order to get more information about each one, such as the birthplace of the athlete and when they were born.

Athletes include everything from Heli Rantanen to Satu Salonen.

This list answers the questions, "What famous female athletes are from Finland?" and "Who are the greatest female Finnish athletes?"

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Katja Nyberg is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Female Athletes from Finland
age 39

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Tanja Poutiainen is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Female Athletes from Finland

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Pirjo Muranen is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Female Athletes from Finland
age 37

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Heidi Pelttari is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Female Athletes from Finland

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Karoliina Rantamäki is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Female Athletes from Finland

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Kaisa Mäkäräinen is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Female Athletes from Finland

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Emma Laaksonen is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Female Athletes from Finland

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Virpi Sarasvuo is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Female Athletes from Finland

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Saara Tuominen is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Female Athletes from Finland

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Aino-Kaisa Saarinen is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Female Athletes from Finland

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Susanna Pöykiö is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Female Athletes from Finland

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Mira Kuisma is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Female Athletes from Finland
age 31

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Noora Raty is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Female Athletes from Finland
age 29

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Mariia Posa is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Female Athletes from Finland
age 30

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Kiira Korpi is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Female Athletes from Finland
age 30

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Mari Laukkanen is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Female Athletes from Finland

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Laura Lepistö is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Female Athletes from Finland

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Riitta-Liisa Roponen is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Female Athletes from Finland

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Sanni Leinonen is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Female Athletes from Finland

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Marjo Voutilainen is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Female Athletes from Finland

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Kaija Mustonen is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Female Athletes from Finland

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Saija Sirvio is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Female Athletes from Finland
age 36

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Ilona Ruotsalainen is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Female Athletes from Finland

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Satu Mäkelä-Nummela is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Female Athletes from Finland

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Riikka Sarasoja-Lilja is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Female Athletes from Finland

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Michelle Karvinen is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous Female Athletes from Finland

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Krista Lahteenmaki is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous Female Athletes from Finland

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Anu Nieminen is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous Female Athletes from Finland
age 41

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Tiina Lillak is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous Female Athletes from Finland
age 57

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Mika Myllylä is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous Female Athletes from Finland
Died at 42 (1969-2011)

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Alisa Drei is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous Female Athletes from Finland
age 40

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Kirsi Perälä is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous Female Athletes from Finland

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Mari Saarinen is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous Female Athletes from Finland
age 37

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Mirja Lehtonen is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous Female Athletes from Finland
Died at 67 (1942-2009)

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Kati Kovalainen is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous Female Athletes from Finland

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Marjo Matikainen-Kallström is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous Female Athletes from Finland

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Mari Pehkonen is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous Female Athletes from Finland
age 33

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Kyra Kyrklund is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous Female Athletes from Finland
age 67

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Satu Tuominen is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous Female Athletes from Finland
age 33

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Pia Sundstedt is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous Female Athletes from Finland
Pia Sundstedt age 43

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Maija Hassinen is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous Female Athletes from Finland

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Helena Takalo is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous Female Athletes from Finland
age 71

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Marjut Rolig is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous Female Athletes from Finland
age 52

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Jenni Hiirikoski is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous Female Athletes from Finland

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Heli Rantanen is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous Female Athletes from Finland
age 48

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Marja-Liisa Kirvesniemi is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous Female Athletes from Finland

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Hilkka Kuntola is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous Female Athletes from Finland

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Anne Helin is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous Female Athletes from Finland
age 28

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Siiri Rantanen is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous Female Athletes from Finland

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Mirja Hietamies is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous Female Athletes from Finland
Died at 82 (1931-2013)