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Finland at the 1964 Summer Olympics

Finland at the Olympic Games

Flag of Finland
IOC code  FIN
NOC Finnish Olympic Committee
Website sport.fi/olympiakomitea (Finnish)
At the 1964 Summer Olympics in Tokyo
Competitors 89 (84 men and 5 women) in 13 sports
Flag bearer Eugen Ekman
Medals
Rank: 12
Gold
3
Silver
0
Bronze
2
Total
5
Olympic history (summary)
Summer Games
Winter Games
Intercalated Games
1906

Finland competed at the 1964 Summer Olympics in Tokyo, Japan. 89 competitors, 84 men and 5 women, took part in 64 events in 13 sports.[1]

Contents

  • Medalists 1
    • Gold 1.1
    • Bronze 1.2
  • Athletics 2
  • Basketball 3
  • Boxing 4
  • Canoeing 5
  • Diving 6
  • Gymnastics 7
  • Modern pentathlon 8
  • Rowing 9
  • Sailing 10
  • Shooting 11
  • Swimming 12
  • Weightlifting 13
  • Wrestling 14
  • References 15
  • External links 16

Medalists

Gold

Bronze

Athletics

Basketball

Boxing

Canoeing

Diving

Gymnastics

Modern pentathlon

Three male pentathletes represented Finland in 1964.

Individual
Team
  • Keijo Vanhala
  • Kari Kaaja
  • Jorma Hotanen

Rowing

Sailing

Shooting

Eight shooters represented Finland in 1964. Pentti Linnosvuo won gold in the 25 pistol and Väinö Markkanen won gold in the 50 pistol.

25 m pistol
50 m pistol
300 m rifle, three positions
50 m rifle, three positions
50 m rifle, prone

Swimming

Weightlifting

Wrestling

References

  1. ^ "Finland at the 1964 Tokyo Summer Games". sports-reference.com. Retrieved 2012-08-11. 

External links

  • Official Olympic Reports
  • International Olympic Committee results database
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