Finland at the 1920 Summer Olympics


Finland at the 1920 Summer Olympics

Infobox Olympics Finland
games=1920 Summer
competitors=
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gold=15
silver=10
bronze=9
total=34
rank=4

Finland competed at the 1920 Summer Olympics in Antwerp, Belgium.

Medalists

Gold

*Athletics
**Men's 10000 m: Paavo Nurmi
**Men's cross country individual: Paavo Nurmi
**Men's cross country team: Frederick Teudor Koskenniemi, Heikki Liimatainen, Paavo Nurmi
**Men's discus throw: Elmer Konstantin Niklander
**Men's javelin throw: Jonni Myyrä
**Men's marathon: Hannes Kolehmainen
**Men's pentathlon: Eero Reino Lehtonen
**Men's shot put: Frans Wilhelmi Pörhölä
**Men's triple jump: Vilho Immanuel Tuulos
*Figure skating (on ice)
**Mixed pairs: Ludowika Jakobsson, Walter Jakobsson
*Wrestling
**Men's freestyle 60-67.5 kg (lightweight): Kalle Antilla
**Men's freestyle 67.5-75 kg (middleweight): Eino Aukusti Leino
**Men's Greco-Roman +82 kg (super heavyweight): Adolf Valentin Lindfors
**Men's Greco-Roman -60 kg (featherweight): Oskar David Friman
**Men's Greco-Roman 60-67.5 kg (lightweight): Eemil Ernesti Väre

Silver

*Athletics
**Men's 5000 m: Paavo Nurmi
**Men's discus throw: Armas Rudolf Taipale
**Men's javelin throw: Urho Pellervo Peltonen
**Men's shot put: Elmer Konstantin Niklander
*Shooting
**Men's team, 100 m running deer, single shot: Yrjö Kolho, Kaarlo Kustaa Lappalainen, Robert Tikkanen, Nestori Toivonen, Karl Magnus Wegelius
*Wrestling
**Men's freestyle 67.5-75 kg (middleweight): Väinö Penttala
**Men's Greco-Roman -60 kg (featherweight): Heikki Kähkönen
**Men's Greco-Roman 60-67.5 kg (lightweight): Taavi Tamminen
**Men's Greco-Roman 67.5-75 kg (middleweight): Arthur Lindfors
**Men's Greco-Roman 75-82 kg (light-heavyweight): Edil Rosenqvist

Bronze

*Athletics
**Men's cross country individual: Heikki Liimatainen
**Men's javelin throw: Paavo Jaale-Johansson
**Men's pentathlon: Hugo Jalmari Lahtinen
*Shooting
**Men's team, 100 m running deer, double shots: Yrjö Kolho, Robert Tikkanen, Nestori Toivonen, Vilho Vauhkonen, Karl Magnus Wegelius
**Men's team 300 m free rifle, prone: Voitto Waldemar Kolho, Kaarlo Kustaa Lappalainen, Veli Heikki Nieminen, Vilho Vauhkonen, Karl Magnus Wegelius
*Swimming
**Men's 200 m breaststroke: Arvo Ossian Aaltonen
**Men's 400 m breaststroke: Arvo Ossian Aaltonen
*Wrestling
**Men's Greco-Roman + 82 kg (super heavyweight): Martti Nieminen
**Men's Greco-Roman 67.5-75 kg (middleweight): Matti Perttilä

References

* [http://www.aafla.org/5va/reports_frmst.htm Official Olympic Reports]
* [http://www.olympic.org/uk/athletes/results/search_r_uk.asp International Olympic Committee results database]


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