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Finland at the 1976 Summer Olympics

Finland competed at the 1976 Summer Olympics in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. 83 competitors, 77 men and 6 women, took part in 63 events in 14 sports.[1]

Finland at the
1976 Summer Olympics
Flag of Finland.svg
IOC codeFIN
NOCFinnish Olympic Committee
Websitesport.fi/olympiakomitea (in Finnish) (in Swedish)
in Montreal
Competitors83 (77 men and 6 women) in 14 sports
Flag bearer Lasse Virén
Medals
Ranked 11th
Gold
4
Silver
2
Bronze
0
Total
6
Summer Olympics appearances (overview)
Other related appearances
1906 Intercalated Games

MedalistsEdit

GoldEdit

SilverEdit

ArcheryEdit

In the nation's second appearance in archery competition at the Olympics, Finland entered two men. Defending bronze medallist Kyösti Laasonen competed again, this time placing 15th.

Men's Individual Competition:

AthleticsEdit

Men's 800 metres

Men's 5.000 metres

Men's 10.000 metres

Men's 4 × 400 m Relay

Men's Marathon

Men's Discus Throw

  • Pentti Kahma
    • Qualification — 62.10m
    • Final — 63.12m (→ 6th place)
  • Markku Tuokko
    • Qualification — 59.80m (→ did not advance)

BoxingEdit

CanoeingEdit

CyclingEdit

One cyclist represented Finland in 1976.

Individual road race
Individual pursuit

FencingEdit

JudoEdit

Modern pentathlonEdit

Three male pentathletes represented Finland in 1976.

Individual
Team
  • Risto Hurme
  • Jussi Pelli
  • Heikki Hulkkonen

RowingEdit

SailingEdit

ShootingEdit

SwimmingEdit

WeightliftingEdit

WrestlingEdit

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Finland at the 1976 Montreal Summer Games". sports-reference.com. Retrieved 2011-04-03.