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Finnish Olympic Athletes  

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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 Dec. 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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Krista Parmakoski is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Finnish Olympic Athletes
Krista Parmakoski
4
Lasse Virén is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Finnish Olympic Athletes
klubibar added age 69
5
Matti Nykänen is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Finnish Olympic Athletes
klubibar added age 55
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Arto Bryggare is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Finnish Olympic Athletes
Moai added age 60
7
Arto Härkönen is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Finnish Olympic Athletes
Moai added Arto Härkönen age 60
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Clas Thunberg is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Finnish Olympic Athletes
Moai added Dec. at 80 (1893-1973)
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Heikki Hasu is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Finnish Olympic Athletes
Moai added age 92
10
Heli Rantanen is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Finnish Olympic Athletes
Moai added age 48
11
Janne Lahtela is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Finnish Olympic Athletes
Moai added age 44
12
Tapio Rautavaara is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Finnish Olympic Athletes
Moai added Dec. at 64 (1915-1979)
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Kalle Palander is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Finnish Olympic Athletes
Moai added age 41
14
Marjut Rolig is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Finnish Olympic Athletes
Moai added age 53
15
Martti Vainio is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Finnish Olympic Athletes
Moai added Martti Vainio age 68
16
Mikko Kolehmainen is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Finnish Olympic Athletes
Moai added Mikko Kolehmainen age 54
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Seppo Räty is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Finnish Olympic Athletes
Moai added age 56
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Siiri Rantanen is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Finnish Olympic Athletes
Moai added age 94
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Tapio Korjus is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Finnish Olympic Athletes
Moai added age 58
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Toni Nieminen is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Finnish Olympic Athletes
Moai added age 43
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Volmari Iso-Hollo is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Finnish Olympic Athletes
Moai added Dec. at 62 (1907-1969)
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Enni Rukajärvi is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Finnish Olympic Athletes
Enni Rukajärvi age 28
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Mira Potkonen is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Finnish Olympic Athletes
Moai added Mira Potkonen
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Jani Sievinen is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Finnish Olympic Athletes
Moai added age 44
25
Juha Mieto is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Finnish Olympic Athletes
Moai added age 69