Eeva Ruoppa

Eeva Ruoppa (May 2, 1932 Miehikkälä – April 27, 2013 Miehikkälä) was a cross-country skier from Finland who competed during the early 1960s. She won a bronze medal in the 3 × 5 km relay at the 1960 Winter Olympics in Squaw Valley.

Eeva Ruoppa
Medal record
Women's cross-country skiing
Representing  Finland
Olympic Games
Bronze medal – third place 1960 Squaw Valley 3 × 5 km relay
World Championships
Bronze medal – third place 1962 Zakopane 3 × 5 km relay

Ruoppa also won a bronze medal in the 3 × 5 km relay at the 1962 FIS Nordic World Ski Championships in Zakopane.

She was a farmer.

Cross--country skiing resultsEdit

Olympic GamesEdit

  • 1 medal – (1 bronze)
 Year   Age   5 km   10 km  3 × 5 km 
 relay 
1960 28 N/A 11 Bronze
1964 32 8 9

World ChampionshipsEdit

  • 1 medal – (1 bronze)
 Year   Age   5 km  10 km  3 × 5 km 
 relay 
1962 30 Bronze
1966 34 5

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