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Dream Teams of the 20th Century: Team FINLAND


:: Medals by Team Finland

The following table shows the ranking of the national teams by total number of medals won at the official IWF World Championships and Olympics won by Finland.

  Team    Gold  Silver  Bronze  Total
1 FINLAND 2 1 9 12

:: Medals by Athletes, Team Finland

The list is sorted by total number of medals won by lifters at the official IWF World Championships and Summer Olympics. To view the detailed information on each lifter, please follow the link associated with his names.

  Athlete  Gold  Silver  Bronze  Total
1 Kaarlo KANGASNIEMI 2 1 0 3
2 Eino MAKINEN 0 0 2 2
3 Kauko KANGASNIEMI 0 0 1 1
4 Juhani VELLAMO 0 0 1 1
5 Juhani MURSU 0 0 1 1
6 Kalevi LAHDENRANTA 0 0 1 1
7 Juhani AVELLAN 0 0 1 1
8 Pekka NIEMI 0 0 1 1
9 Jouni GRONMAN 0 0 1 1

:: World Records

The following table shows the ranking of the national teams by total number of the official IWF world records set by Finland.

  TEAM   Records Total Press Snatch C & J Total2 Total3
1 FINLAND 34 6 5 21 2 0 6

:: World Records Set by Athletes that Represented Finland

The list is sorted by total number of world records set by lifters. To view the detailed information on each lifter, please follow the link associated with his names.

  Athlete Records Total Press Snatch C & J Total(2) Total(3)
1 Kaarlo KANGASNIEMI 18 6 4 8 0 0 6
2 Kauko KANGASNIEMI 5 0 0 5 0 0 0
3 Kalevi LAHDENRANTA 4 0 0 4 0 0 0
4 Juhani AVELLAN 3 0 0 1 2 0 0
5 Jaakko KAILAJARVI 2 0 0 2 0 0 0
6 Mauno LINDROOS 1 0 0 1 0 0 0
7 Juhani MURSU 1 0 1 0 0 0 0
 

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