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Host City: Helsinki, Finland

Date Started: July 20, 1952

Date Finished: July 27, 1952

Events for Finland: 32

Participants for Finland: 69 (56 men and 13 women)

Youngest Participant for Finland: Ulla Pokki (17 years, 192 days)

Oldest Participant for Finland: Mikko Hietanen (40 years, 310 days)

Most Medals for Finland (Athlete): Toivo Hyytiäinen (1 medal)

Athlete | Age | Event | Rank | Medal |
---|---|---|---|---|

Pauli Tavisalo | 24 | Men's 100 metres | 4 h5 r1/4 | |

Voitto Hellstén | 20 | Men's 100 metres | 4 h7 r1/4 | |

Issi Baran | 24 | Men's 100 metres | 4 h8 r1/4 |

Athlete | Age | Event | Rank | Medal |
---|---|---|---|---|

Voitto Hellstén | 20 | Men's 200 metres | 5 h2 r2/4 | |

Adolf Turakainen | 20 | Men's 200 metres | 3 h1 r1/4 | |

Pauli Tavisalo | 24 | Men's 200 metres | 4 h8 r1/4 |

Athlete | Age | Event | Rank | Medal |
---|---|---|---|---|

Rolf Back | 24 | Men's 400 metres | 5 h2 r2/4 | |

Jaakko Suikkari | 26 | Men's 400 metres | 5 h3 r1/4 | |

Ossi Mildh | 22 | Men's 400 metres | 7 h12r1/4 |

Athlete | Age | Event | Rank | Medal |
---|---|---|---|---|

Olavi Talja | 27 | Men's 800 metres | 4 h2 r1/3 | |

Erkki Rönnholm | 28 | Men's 800 metres | 6 h8 r1/3 |

Athlete | Age | Event | Rank | Medal |
---|---|---|---|---|

Denis Johansson | 24 | Men's 1,500 metres | 10 | |

Aulis Pystynen | 24 | Men's 1,500 metres | 5 h2 r1/3 | |

Urpo Vähäranta | 26 | Men's 1,500 metres | 5 h5 r1/3 |

Athlete | Age | Event | Rank | Medal |
---|---|---|---|---|

Ilmari Taipale | 24 | Men's 5,000 metres | 12 | |

Eero Tuomaala | 25 | Men's 5,000 metres | 13 | |

Väinö Koskela | 31 | Men's 5,000 metres | 11 h3 r1/2 |

Athlete | Age | Event | Rank | Medal |
---|---|---|---|---|

Hannu Posti | 26 | Men's 10,000 metres | 4 | |

Väinö Koskela | 31 | Men's 10,000 metres | 16 | |

Hugo Niskanen | 31 | Men's 10,000 metres | 19 |

Athlete | Age | Event | Rank | Medal |
---|---|---|---|---|

Veikko Karvonen | 26 | Men's Marathon | 5 | |

Erkki Puolakka | 27 | Men's Marathon | 8 | |

Mikko Hietanen | 40 | Men's Marathon | 17 |

Athlete | Age | Event | Rank | Medal |
---|---|---|---|---|

Väinö Suvivuo | 35 | Men's 110 metres Hurdles | 5 h2 r2/3 | |

Risto Syrjänen | 27 | Men's 110 metres Hurdles | 4 h2 r1/3 | |

Olli Alho | 32 | Men's 110 metres Hurdles | 6 h1 r1/3 |

Athlete | Age | Event | Rank | Medal |
---|---|---|---|---|

Arvo Hilli | 21 | Men's 400 metres Hurdles | 4 h2 r2/4 | |

Rainer Pelkonen | 24 | Men's 400 metres Hurdles | 5 h4 r2/4 | |

Ragnar Graeffe | 22 | Men's 400 metres Hurdles | 4 h3 r1/4 |

Athlete | Age | Event | Rank | Medal |
---|---|---|---|---|

Olavi Rinteenpää | 27 | Men's 3,000 metres Steeplechase | 4 | |

Urho Julin | 23 | Men's 3,000 metres Steeplechase | 5 h3 r1/2 | |

Kauko Lusenius | 33 | Men's 3,000 metres Steeplechase | 6 h1 r1/2 |

Athlete | Age | Event | Rank | Medal |
---|---|---|---|---|

Adolf Turakainen | 20 | Men's 4 × 100 metres Relay | 4 h1 r1/3 | |

Voitto Hellstén | 20 | Men's 4 × 100 metres Relay | 4 h1 r1/3 | |

Pauli Tavisalo | 24 | Men's 4 × 100 metres Relay | 4 h1 r1/3 | |

Issi Baran | 24 | Men's 4 × 100 metres Relay | 4 h1 r1/3 |

Athlete | Age | Event | Rank | Medal |
---|---|---|---|---|

Pauli Tavisalo | 24 | Men's 4 × 400 metres Relay | 6 h1 r1/2 | |

Ossi Mildh | 22 | Men's 4 × 400 metres Relay | 6 h1 r1/2 | |

Ragnar Graeffe | 22 | Men's 4 × 400 metres Relay | 6 h1 r1/2 | |

Rolf Back | 24 | Men's 4 × 400 metres Relay | 6 h1 r1/2 |

Athlete | Age | Event | Rank | Medal |
---|---|---|---|---|

Pekka Viljanen | 31 | Men's 50 kilometres Walk | 14 |

Athlete | Age | Event | Rank | Medal |
---|---|---|---|---|

Pekka Halme | 25 | Men's High Jump | 11T | |

Albert Koskinen | 26 | Men's High Jump | 24T |

Athlete | Age | Event | Rank | Medal |
---|---|---|---|---|

Valto Olenius | 31 | Men's Pole Vault | 5 | |

Erkki Kataja | 28 | Men's Pole Vault | 10 | |

Jukka Piironen | 26 | Men's Pole Vault | 18T |

Athlete | Age | Event | Rank | Medal |
---|---|---|---|---|

Jorma Valtonen | 29 | Men's Long Jump | 5 | |

Pentti Snellman | 26 | Men's Long Jump | 9 | |

Jorma Valkama | 23 | Men's Long Jump | 17 QR |

Athlete | Age | Event | Rank | Medal |
---|---|---|---|---|

Reino Hiltunen | 27 | Men's Triple Jump | 9 | |

Pentti Uusihauta | 30 | Men's Triple Jump | 22 QR | |

Valle Rautio | 30 | Men's Triple Jump | 23 QR |

Athlete | Age | Event | Rank | Medal |
---|---|---|---|---|

Aapo Perko | 27 | Men's Shot Put | 14 QR | |

Toivo Telen | 28 | Men's Shot Put | 15 QR | |

Kaarto Rask | 23 | Men's Shot Put | 17 QR |

Athlete | Age | Event | Rank | Medal |
---|---|---|---|---|

Veikko Nyqvist | 35 | Men's Discus Throw | 12 | |

Olli Partanen | 29 | Men's Discus Throw | 18 QR | |

Arvo Huutoniemi | 38 | Men's Discus Throw | 29 QR |

Athlete | Age | Event | Rank | Medal |
---|---|---|---|---|

Reino Kuivamäki | 34 | Men's Hammer Throw | 14 | |

Oiva Halmetoja | 32 | Men's Hammer Throw | 19 | |

Lauri Tamminen | 32 | Men's Hammer Throw | 20 |

Athlete | Age | Event | Rank | Medal |
---|---|---|---|---|

Toivo Hyytiäinen | 26 | Men's Javelin Throw | 3 | Bronze |

Soini Nikkinen | 28 | Men's Javelin Throw | 8 | |

Eino Leppänen | 35 | Men's Javelin Throw | 16 |

Athlete | Age | Event | Rank | Medal |
---|---|---|---|---|

Olli Reikko | 25 | Men's Decathlon | 13 | |

Eeles Landström | 20 | Men's Decathlon | 14 | |

Erkki Hautamäki | 21 | Men's Decathlon | AC |

Athlete | Age | Event | Rank | Medal |
---|---|---|---|---|

Ulla Pokki | 17 | Women's 100 metres | 4 h1 r1/4 | |

Leena Sipilä | 20 | Women's 100 metres | 5 h4 r1/4 |

Athlete | Age | Event | Rank | Medal |
---|---|---|---|---|

Pirkko Länsivuori | 26 | Women's 200 metres | 5 h5 r1/3 |

Athlete | Age | Event | Rank | Medal |
---|---|---|---|---|

Seija Pöntinen | 18 | Women's 80 metres Hurdles | 4 h3 r1/3 | |

Sylvi Keskinen | 19 | Women's 80 metres Hurdles | 5 h4 r1/3 | |

Aino Autio | 20 | Women's 80 metres Hurdles | 6 h5 r1/3 |

Athlete | Age | Event | Rank | Medal |
---|---|---|---|---|

Maire Österdahl | 25 | Women's 4 × 100 metres Relay | 5 h3 r1/2 | |

Leena Sipilä | 20 | Women's 4 × 100 metres Relay | 5 h3 r1/2 | |

Aino Autio | 20 | Women's 4 × 100 metres Relay | 5 h3 r1/2 | |

Ulla Pokki | 17 | Women's 4 × 100 metres Relay | 5 h3 r1/2 |

Athlete | Age | Event | Rank | Medal |
---|---|---|---|---|

Seija Pöntinen | 18 | Women's High Jump | 15 | |

Sisko Heikkilä | 30 | Women's High Jump | 16 |

Athlete | Age | Event | Rank | Medal |
---|---|---|---|---|

Maire Österdahl | 25 | Women's Long Jump | 9 |

Athlete | Age | Event | Rank | Medal |
---|---|---|---|---|

Meeri Saari | 26 | Women's Shot Put | 8 |

Athlete | Age | Event | Rank | Medal |
---|---|---|---|---|

Kaarina Koivuniemi | 20 | Women's Discus Throw | 11 |

Athlete | Age | Event | Rank | Medal |
---|---|---|---|---|

Anni Rättyä | 18 | Women's Javelin Throw | 14 | |

Kaisa Parviainen | 37 | Women's Javelin Throw | 16 | |

Elsa Torikka | 21 | Women's Javelin Throw | 17 |