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Paavo Nuotio

Full name: Paavo Ferdinand Nuotio
Gender: Male
Born: March 13, 1901 in Heinola, Päijät-Häme, Finland
Died: November 14, 1968 in Lahti, Päijät-Häme, Finland
Affiliations: Lahden Hiihtoseura, Lahti (FIN)
Country: FIN Finland
Sport: Nordic Combined, Ski Jumping

Biography

Paavo Nuotio won the Finnish Ski Jumping Championship in three consecutive years, 1925-27, and again in 1932. He won the 1938 and 1939 seniors title, as well as the trial for the 1928 Winter Olympics. The following year he won two competitions in Switzerland, at St. Moritz and Davos. In Nordic combined, Nuotio was runner-up in the national trials behind [Esko Järvinen], whom he was able to beat at the Olympics. His best placing in Nordic combined at the Holmenkollen was third. In addition to winter sports, Nuotio successfully played Pesäpallo, a local sport in Finland similar to baseball. With various teams, he won the Finnish Championship in 1925 and 1929-32. In 1933, he published the book Mäenlaskun opas (Ski Jump Guide).

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1928 Winter 26 Sankt Moritz Ski Jumping Men's Normal Hill, Individual Finland FIN 12
1928 Winter 26 Sankt Moritz Nordic Combined Men's Individual Finland FIN 4

Men's Normal Hill, Individual

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank PTS J1S J2S J3S D
1928 Winter 26 Sankt Moritz Ski Jumping Finland Final Standings 12 15.833 15.625 15.750 16.125
1928 Winter 26 Sankt Moritz Ski Jumping Finland Jump 1 NP OB 50.0
1928 Winter 26 Sankt Moritz Ski Jumping Finland Jump 2 NP 56.0

Men's Individual

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank PTS T J1S J2S J3S D
1928 Winter 26 Sankt Moritz Nordic Combined Finland Final Standings 4 14.927
1928 Winter 26 Sankt Moritz Nordic Combined Finland Cross Country Skiing, 18 kilometres 4 14.125 1-48:46
1928 Winter 26 Sankt Moritz Nordic Combined Finland Ski Jumping, Normal Hill 7 15.729 15.937 15.687 15.562
1928 Winter 26 Sankt Moritz Nordic Combined Finland Ski Jumping, Normal Hill Jump 1 AC 52.5
1928 Winter 26 Sankt Moritz Nordic Combined Finland Ski Jumping, Normal Hill Jump 2 AC 52.5
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