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Arvo Askola

Full name: Arvo Askola
Gender: Male
Height: 5'9" (174 cm)
Weight: 143 lbs (65 kg)
Born: December 2, 1909 in Valkeala, Kouvola, Kymenlaakso, Finland
Died: November 23, 1975 in Kuusankoski, Kouvola, Kymenlaakso, Finland
Affiliations: Kymintehtaan Urheiluseura, (FIN)
Country: FIN Finland
Sport: Athletics

Medals: 1 Silver (1 Total)

Biography

Arvo Askola had the following podium finishes at major championships: 2nd in the 1936 Olympics 10000 metres; 2nd in the 1934 European Championships 10000 metres.

Personal Best: 10000 – 30:15.6 (1936).

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1936 Summer 26 Berlin Athletics Men's 10,000 metres Finland FIN 2 Silver

Men's 10,000 metres

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T(H)
1936 Summer 26 Berlin Athletics Finland Final Standings 2 30:15.6