Finland at the 1972 Winter Olympics


Finland at the 1972 Winter Olympics

Infobox Olympics Finland
games=1972 Winter
competitors=50
sports=6
flagbearer=Juha Mieto, Cross Country Skiing
gold=0
silver=4
bronze=1
total=5
rank=15

Finland competed at the 1972 Winter Olympics in Sapporo, Japan.

Medalists

Silver

*Biathlon
**Men's 4 x 7.5 km relay: Heikki Ikola, Mauri Röppänen, Esko Saira, Juhani Suutarinen
*Cross-country skiing
**Women's 3 x 5 km relay: Marjatta Kajosmaa, Hilkka Riihivuori, Helena Takalo
**Women's 5 km: Marjatta Kajosmaa
*Nordic combined
**Men's individual: Rauno Miettinen

Bronze

*Cross-country skiing
**Women's 10 km: Marjatta Kajosmaa

Results and competitors by event


=Ice hockey=

Men's Team Competition

*Team Roster::*Jorma Valtonen:*Ilpo Koskela:*Seppo Lindström:*Heikki Riihiranta:*Heikki Järri:*Juha Rantasila:*Pekka Marjamäki:*Jorma Vehmanen:*Jorma Peltonen:*Veli-Pekka Ketola:*Matti Murto:*Matti Keinonen:*Harri Linnonmaa:*Juhani Tamminen:*Lasse Oksanen:*Esa Peltonen:*Seppo Repo:*Lauri Mononen:*Timo Tununen
*Head Coach: Seppo Liitsola


=Speed skating=

* Seppo Hänninen
* Arja Kantola
* Kimmo Koskinen
* Leo Linkovesi
* Jouko Salakka
* Tuula Vilkas

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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