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Men's 5,000 metres Results

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Events:

Games: 16 summer games in 15 countries
Participants: 31
Medals: 7 Gold, 4 Silver, 2 Bronze (13 Total)
Most Medals (Athlete): Paavo Nurmi (3 medals)

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Results

Year Athlete Age Rank Medal
1992 Risto Ulmala 29 7 h1 r1/2
1984 Martti Vainio 33 8 h2 r2/3
1984 Antti Loikkanen 29 14 h1 r2/3
1980 Kaarlo Maaninka 26 3 Bronze
1980 Martti Vainio 29 11
1976 Lasse Virén 26 1 Gold
1976 Pekka Päivärinta 27 13
1976 Lasse Orimus 26 7 h3 r1/2
1972 Lasse Virén 23 1 Gold
1972 Juha Väätäinen 31 13
1972 Tapio Kantanen 23 6 h3 r1/2
1964 Simo Saloranta 29 8 h3 r1/2
1960 Reijo Höykinpuro 27 5 h1 r1/2
1960 Simo Saloranta 25 6 h3 r1/2
1956 Ilmari Taipale 28 6 h2 r1/2
1952 Ilmari Taipale 24 12
1952 Eero Tuomaala 25 13
1952 Väinö Koskela 31 11 h3 r1/2
1948 Väinö Koskela 27 7
1948 Väinö Mäkelä 26 8
1948 Helge Perälä 33 11
1936 Gunnar Höckert 26 1 Gold
1936 Lauri Lehtinen 27 2 Silver
1936 Ilmari Salminen 33 6
1932 Lauri Lehtinen 23 1 Gold
1932 Lasse Virtanen 27 3 Bronze
1928 Ville Ritola 32 1 Gold
1928 Paavo Nurmi 30 2 Silver
1928 Armas Kinnunen 28 6
1928 Eino Purje 28 AC
1924 Paavo Nurmi 26 1 Gold
1924 Ville Ritola 28 2 Silver
1924 Eino Seppälä 27 5
1924 Eino Rastas 29 11
1920 Paavo Nurmi 22 2 Silver
1920 Teodor Koskenniemi 32 4
1920 Ilmari Vesamaa 26 5 h4 r1/2
1912 Hannes Kolehmainen 22 1 Gold
1912 Viljam Johansson 25 3 h5 r1/2
1912 Aarne Lindholm 23 AC h3 r1/2