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Matti Sippala

Full name: Matti Kalervo Sippala
Gender: Male
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)
Weight: 185 lbs (84 kg)
Born: March 11, 1908 in Hollola, Päijät-Häme, Finland
Died: August 22, 1997 in Hevossaari, Kotka, Kymenlaakso, Finland
Affiliations: Lahden Urheilijat, Lahti (FIN)
Country: FIN Finland
Sport: Athletics

Medals: 1 Silver (1 Total)

Biography

Matti Sippala had the following podium finishes at major championships: 2nd in the 1932 Olympics Javelin Throw; 2nd in the 1934 European Championships Javelin Throw.

Personal Best: JT – 70.54 (1934).

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1932 Summer 24 Los Angeles Athletics Men's Javelin Throw Finland FIN 2 Silver

Men's Javelin Throw

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank D BM
1932 Summer 24 Los Angeles Athletics Finland Final Standings 2 69.80
1932 Summer 24 Los Angeles Athletics Finland Final Round Round One 3 68.14
1932 Summer 24 Los Angeles Athletics Finland Final Round Round Two 3 63.18 68.14
1932 Summer 24 Los Angeles Athletics Finland Final Round Round Three 3 66.53 68.14
1932 Summer 24 Los Angeles Athletics Finland Final Round Round Four 3 62.98 68.14
1932 Summer 24 Los Angeles Athletics Finland Final Round Round Five 4 61.22 68.14
1932 Summer 24 Los Angeles Athletics Finland Final Round Round Six NP 69.80