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Adiel Paananen

Full name: Adiel Arthur Paananen
Gender: Male
Height: 5-8 (173 cm)
Weight: 159 lbs (72 kg)
Born: January 3, 1897 in Saarijärvi, Keski-Suomi, Finland
Died: July 25, 1968 in Saarijärvi, Keski-Suomi, Finland
Affiliations: Saarijärven Pullistus, Saarijärvi (FIN)
Country: FIN Finland
Sport: Cross Country Skiing


Adiel Paananen was a farmer from Saarijärvi in Central Finland. His greatest international success was the bronze medal at the 1930 World Championships behind [Sven Utterström] and [Arne Rustadstuen]. At the same Worlds, he placed 13th in the 18 km. At home he won Finnish Championships in 1927 (60 km) and 1929 (50 km) and was second in the 50 km at the 1927 Lahti Ski Games.


Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1928 Winter 31 Sankt Moritz Cross Country Skiing Men's 50 kilometres Finland FIN AC DNF

Men's 50 kilometres

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank I1T I1R I2T I2R I3T I3R
1928 Winter 31 Sankt Moritz Cross Country Skiing Finland Final Standings AC DNF 25:52 13 51:02 12 1-28:00 =13
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