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Finland Athletics at the 1948 London Summer Games

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Host City: London, Great Britain
Date Started: July 30, 1948
Date Finished: August 7, 1948

Events for Finland: 19
Participants for Finland: 36 (33 men and 3 women)
Youngest Participant for Finland: Denis Johansson (20 years, 119 days)
Oldest Participant for Finland: Mikko Hietanen (36 years, 321 days)
Most Medals for Finland (Athlete): 3 athletes with 1 medal

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Men's 400 metres

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Olavi Talja 23 Men's 400 metres 4 h8 r1/4
Tauno Suvanto 23 Men's 400 metres 4 h9 r1/4
Runar Holmberg 25 Men's 400 metres 5 h7 r1/4

Men's 1,500 metres

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Denis Johansson 20 Men's 1,500 metres 12
Olavi Luoto 21 Men's 1,500 metres 5 h1 r1/2

Men's 5,000 metres

Men's 10,000 metres

Men's Marathon

Men's 400 metres Hurdles

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Bebbe Storskrubb 31 Men's 400 metres Hurdles 5 h2 r2/3

Men's 3,000 metres Steeplechase

Men's 4 × 400 metres Relay

Men's High Jump

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Kuuno Honkonen 26 Men's High Jump 17
Nils Nicklén 31 Men's High Jump AC r2/2

Men's Pole Vault

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Erkki Kataja 24 Men's Pole Vault 2 Silver
Valto Olenius 27 Men's Pole Vault 7T

Men's Triple Jump

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Valle Rautio 26 Men's Triple Jump 6

Men's Shot Put

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Yrjö Lehtilä 31 Men's Shot Put 6
Jaakko Jouppila 24 Men's Shot Put 7

Men's Discus Throw

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Veikko Nyqvist 31 Men's Discus Throw 6
Arvo Huutoniemi 34 Men's Discus Throw 9

Men's Hammer Throw

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Lauri Tamminen 28 Men's Hammer Throw 5
Reino Kuivamäki 30 Men's Hammer Throw 14 QR

Men's Javelin Throw

Men's Decathlon

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Yrjö Mäkelä 21 Men's Decathlon 13
Hannes Sonck 28 Men's Decathlon 17

Women's 80 metres Hurdles

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Mirja Jämes 23 Women's 80 metres Hurdles 4 h1 r1/3
Kyllikki Naukkarinen 23 Women's 80 metres Hurdles 4 h4 r1/3

Women's Long Jump

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Kaisa Parviainen 33 Women's Long Jump 13 QR

Women's Javelin Throw

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Kaisa Parviainen 33 Women's Javelin Throw 2 Silver

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