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Finland Athletics at the 1932 Los Angeles Summer Games

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Host City: Los Angeles, United States
Date Started: July 31, 1932
Date Finished: August 6, 1932

Events for Finland: 14
Participants for Finland: 22 (22 men and 0 women)
Youngest Participant for Finland: Kalevi Kotkas (18 years, 359 days)
Oldest Participant for Finland: Ville Kyrönen (41 years, 205 days)
Most Medals for Finland (Athlete): Volmari Iso-Hollo and Lasse Virtanen (2 medals)

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Men's 400 metres

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Börje Strandvall 23 Men's 400 metres 4 h2 r3/4

Men's 1,500 metres

Men's 5,000 metres

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Lauri Lehtinen 23 Men's 5,000 metres 1 Gold
Lasse Virtanen 27 Men's 5,000 metres 3 Bronze

Men's 10,000 metres

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Volmari Iso-Hollo 25 Men's 10,000 metres 2 Silver
Lasse Virtanen 27 Men's 10,000 metres 3 Bronze

Men's Marathon

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Armas Toivonen 33 Men's Marathon 3 Bronze
Ville Kyrönen 41 Men's Marathon AC
Lasse Virtanen 27 Men's Marathon AC

Men's 110 metres Hurdles

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Bengt Sjöstedt 25 Men's 110 metres Hurdles 5 h1 r2/3

Men's 3,000 metres Steeplechase

Men's High Jump

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Ilmari Reinikka 25 Men's High Jump 5

Men's Triple Jump

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Onni Rajasaari 22 Men's Triple Jump 11

Men's Shot Put

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Kalle Järvinen 29 Men's Shot Put 9

Men's Discus Throw

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Kalevi Kotkas 18 Men's Discus Throw 7

Men's Hammer Throw

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Ville Pörhölä 34 Men's Hammer Throw 2 Silver

Men's Javelin Throw

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Matti Järvinen 23 Men's Javelin Throw 1 Gold
Matti Sippala 24 Men's Javelin Throw 2 Silver
Eino Penttilä 25 Men's Javelin Throw 3 Bronze

Men's Decathlon

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Akilles Järvinen 26 Men's Decathlon 2 Silver
Paavo Yrjölä 30 Men's Decathlon 6

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