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This is a list of popular Finnish Olympic athletes, listed alphabetically with photos of the athletes when available. Famous Olympians from Finland have achieved some of the highest honors in sports and Olympic history, as even being chosen to represent your country at the Olympics is something that most athletes will never get to experience.

These competitors are the most prominent people from Finland who have competed in the Olympics. Finland has a long, proud history of competing in the Olympic games, and without these fierce athletes they never would have won any medals. This list ranges from Karoliina Rantamäki, to Kiira Korpi, to Teemu Selanne, and many more.

If you enjoyed this list on famous Finnish Olympic athletes, head on over and check out this list on Olympic athletes from Norway.

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Paavo Nurmi is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Finnish Olympic Athletes
klubibar added Paavo Nurmi Died at 76 (1897-1973)

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Teemu Selänne is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Finnish Olympic Athletes

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Lasse Virén is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Finnish Olympic Athletes
klubibar added Lasse Virén age 67

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Kiira Korpi is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Finnish Olympic Athletes
Kiira Korpi age 28

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Matti Nykänen is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Finnish Olympic Athletes
klubibar added Matti Nykänen age 53

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Laura Lepistö is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Finnish Olympic Athletes

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Ville Ritola is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Finnish Olympic Athletes
klubibar added Ville Ritola Died at 86 (1896-1982)

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Hanna-Maria Seppälä is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Finnish Olympic Athletes
Ag47 added Hanna-Maria Seppälä age 32

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Veikko Hakulinen is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Finnish Olympic Athletes
klubibar added Veikko Hakulinen Died at 78 (1925-2003)

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Hannes Kolehmainen is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Finnish Olympic Athletes
klubibar added Hannes Kolehmainen Died at 77 (1889-1966)

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Pertti Karppinen is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Finnish Olympic Athletes
klubibar added Pertti Karppinen age 64

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Juha Mieto is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Finnish Olympic Athletes
Moai added Juha Mieto age 67

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Jani Sievinen is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Finnish Olympic Athletes
Moai added Jani Sievinen age 43

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Krista Parmakoski is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Finnish Olympic Athletes
Krista Parmakoski

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Hannu Manninen is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Finnish Olympic Athletes

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Janne Ahonen is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Finnish Olympic Athletes
Janne Ahonen age 39

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Enni Rukajärvi is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Finnish Olympic Athletes
Enni Rukajärvi age 26

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Arto Bryggare is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Finnish Olympic Athletes
Moai added Arto Bryggare age 58

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Tapio Rautavaara is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Finnish Olympic Athletes
Moai added Tapio Rautavaara Died at 64 (1915-1979)

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Seppo Räty is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Finnish Olympic Athletes
Moai added Seppo Räty age 54

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Kalle Palander is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Finnish Olympic Athletes
Moai added Kalle Palander age 39

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Pertti Ukkola is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Finnish Olympic Athletes
Moai added Pertti Ukkola age 66

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Antti Kasvio is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Finnish Olympic Athletes
Moai added Antti Kasvio age 43

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Oona Kauste is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Finnish Olympic Athletes
Moai added Oona Kauste

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Marja-Liisa Kirvesniemi is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Finnish Olympic Athletes
Moai added Marja-Liisa Kirvesniemi age 61

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Marjut Rolig is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Finnish Olympic Athletes
Moai added Marjut Rolig age 51

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Mikko Ilonen is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Finnish Olympic Athletes
Moai added Mikko Ilonen

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Martti Vainio is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Finnish Olympic Athletes
Moai added Martti Vainio age 66

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Mikko Kolehmainen is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Finnish Olympic Athletes
Moai added Mikko Kolehmainen age 52

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Benedek Olah is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Finnish Olympic Athletes
Moai added Benedek Olah

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Siiri Rantanen is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Finnish Olympic Athletes
Moai added Siiri Rantanen age 92

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Volmari Iso-Hollo is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Finnish Olympic Athletes
Moai added Volmari Iso-Hollo Died at 62 (1907-1969)

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Heikki Hasu is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Finnish Olympic Athletes
Moai added Heikki Hasu age 91

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Heli Rantanen is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Finnish Olympic Athletes
Moai added Heli Rantanen age 47

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Mira Potkonen is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Finnish Olympic Athletes
Moai added Mira Potkonen

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Jani Soininen is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Finnish Olympic Athletes
Moai added Jani Soininen age 44

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Janne Lahtela is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Finnish Olympic Athletes
Moai added Janne Lahtela age 43

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Clas Thunberg is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Finnish Olympic Athletes
Moai added Clas Thunberg Died at 80 (1893-1973)

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Toni Nieminen is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Finnish Olympic Athletes
Moai added Toni Nieminen age 41

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Tapio Korjus is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Finnish Olympic Athletes
Moai added Tapio Korjus age 56

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Arto Härkönen is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Finnish Olympic Athletes
Moai added Arto Härkönen age 58

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Jarkko Nieminen is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Finnish Olympic Athletes
Moai added Jarkko Nieminen age 35

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Samppa Lajunen is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Finnish Olympic Athletes
klubibar added Samppa Lajunen age 37

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9 9
Saku Koivu is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Finnish Olympic Athletes
Saku Koivu age 42

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Mika Myllylä is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Finnish Olympic Athletes
klubibar added Mika Myllylä Died at 42 (1969-2011)

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Sami Jauhojärvi is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Finnish Olympic Athletes

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Eero Mäntyranta is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Finnish Olympic Athletes
klubibar added Eero Mäntyranta Died at 76 (1937-2013)

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Mikko Koivu is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Finnish Olympic Athletes
Mikko Koivu age 34

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Susanna Pöykiö is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Finnish Olympic Athletes

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Aino-Kaisa Saarinen is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Finnish Olympic Athletes