List of notable or famous track and field athletes from Finland, with bios and photos, including the top track and field athletes born in Finland and even some popular track and field athletes who immigrated to Finland. If you're trying to find out the names of famous Finnish track and field athletes then this list is the perfect resource for you. These track and field athletes are among the most prominent in their field, and information about each well-known track and field athlete from Finland is included when available.
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Antti Hermanni Ruuskanen is a Finnish javelin thrower. He is the 2014 European Champion with his personal best 88.01 m. His coach is Aki Parviainen. He won bronze medal at the 2003 European Junior Championships and silver medal at the 2005 European U23 Championships. He was sixth at the 2009 World Championships in Berlin. He won bronze medal in London Olympics 2012. In 2013 he finished fifth at the World Championships in Moscow. In 2014 he has won gold medal at the Europeans with a mark of 88.01m, beating Vítězslav Veselý and Tero Pitkämäki. ...more
Birthplace: Pielavesi, Finland
Ari Pekka Mannio is a Finnish javelin thrower. ...more
Birthplace: Lehtimäki, Finland
David Söderberg is a male hammer thrower from Finland. His personal best throw is 78.83 metres, achieved in July 2003 in Lahti. He won the bronze medal at the 2003 Summer Universiade and finished fourth at the 2005 Summer Universiade. He also competed at the European Championships in 2002 and 2006 as well as the 2004 Olympic Games without reaching the final. ...more
Birthplace: Vörå, Finland
Jere Bergius is a Finnish pole vaulter. He competed in the pole vault event at the 2012 Summer Olympics. ...more
Birthplace: Valkeakoski, Finland