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Eeti Nieminen

Full name: Edvard Olavi "Eeti" Nieminen
Gender: Male
Height: 5-7.5 (172 cm)
Weight: 143 lbs (65 kg)
Born: March 29, 1927 in Pervomayskoye, Leningrad, Russia
Died: April 13, 2016 in Helsinki, Uusimaa, Finland
Country: FIN Finland
Sport: Nordic Combined, Cross Country Skiing

Biography

Eeti Nieminen competed at three major international tournaments during his career, finishing sixth in Nordic Combined at the 1954 World Championships, eighth at the 1952 Winter Olympics, and ninth at the 1956 Winter Olympics. After finishing his sporting career, Nieminen worked for many years with the Finnish Ski Association, serving on the executive board from 1969-71, as vice-president in 1971, as a member of the Nordic Combined committee from 1964-69, and as a member of the information and public relations committee from 1978-94.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1952 Winter 24 Oslo Cross Country Skiing Men's 18 kilometres Finland FIN 21
1952 Winter 24 Oslo Nordic Combined Men's Individual Finland FIN 8
1956 Winter 28 Cortina d'Ampezzo Nordic Combined Men's Individual Finland FIN 9

Men's 18 kilometres

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T I1T I1R
1952 Winter 24 Oslo Cross Country Skiing Finland Final Standings 21 1-08:24 29:30 22

Men's Individual

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank PTS T D DP SP J1S J2S J3S J4S J5S I1T I1R I2T I2R
1952 Winter 24 Oslo Nordic Combined Finland Final Standings 8 424.181
1952 Winter 24 Oslo Nordic Combined Finland Cross Country Skiing, 18 kilometres 7 218.181 1-08:24
1952 Winter 24 Oslo Nordic Combined Finland Ski Jumping, Normal Hill 6T 206.0
1952 Winter 24 Oslo Nordic Combined Finland Ski Jumping, Normal Hill Jump 1 4T non-scoring 100.0 59.0 51.0 49.0 16.0 16.5 16.0 17.0 16.5
1952 Winter 24 Oslo Nordic Combined Finland Ski Jumping, Normal Hill Jump 2 8 101.0 62.5 54.5 47.0 16.0 15.5 17.5 16.0 15.0
1952 Winter 24 Oslo Nordic Combined Finland Ski Jumping, Normal Hill Jump 3 5 105.0 64.5 56.5 48.5 16.0 15.5 16.5 16.5 16.0
1956 Winter 28 Cortina d'Ampezzo Nordic Combined Finland Final Standings 9 430.400
1956 Winter 28 Cortina d'Ampezzo Nordic Combined Finland Ski Jumping, Normal Hill 8 206.0
1956 Winter 28 Cortina d'Ampezzo Nordic Combined Finland Ski Jumping, Normal Hill Jump 1 8 non-scoring 99.5 65.0 49.5 50.0 17.0 16.5 16.0 17.0 16.5
1956 Winter 28 Cortina d'Ampezzo Nordic Combined Finland Ski Jumping, Normal Hill Jump 2 5T 105.0 70.5 54.0 51.0 17.0 17.0 17.0 17.0 17.5
1956 Winter 28 Cortina d'Ampezzo Nordic Combined Finland Ski Jumping, Normal Hill Jump 3 8 101.0 68.0 51.0 50.0 17.0 16.5 16.0 16.5 17.0
1956 Winter 28 Cortina d'Ampezzo Nordic Combined Finland Cross Country Skiing, 15 kilometres 14 224.400 1-00:20 16:14 15 36:20 14
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