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Finland at the 1992 Summer Olympics

Finland competed at the 1992 Summer Olympics in Barcelona, Spain. 88 competitors, 60 men and 28 women, took part in 85 events in 16 sports.[1]

Finland at the
1992 Summer Olympics
Flag of Finland.svg
IOC codeFIN
NOCFinnish Olympic Committee
Websitesport.fi/olympiakomitea (in Finnish) (in Swedish)
in Barcelona
Competitors88 (60 men and 28 women) in 16 sports
Flag bearer Harri Koskela (wrestling)
Medals
Ranked 29th
Gold
1
Silver
2
Bronze
2
Total
5
Summer Olympics appearances (overview)
Other related appearances
1906 Intercalated Games

MedalistsEdit

GoldEdit

SilverEdit

BronzeEdit

ArcheryEdit

The Finnish team sent only men to the 1992 archery tournament. Individually, only Jari Lipponen had much success, taking eighth place after losing in the quarterfinal. As a team, however, the Finnish men were very successful, losing the final match to Spain by only two points to finish with a silver medal.

Men's Individual Competition:

Men's Team Competition:

  • Lipponen, Poikolainen, and Falck — Final (→   Silver Medal)

AthleticsEdit

Men's 5,000 metres

Men's 10,000 metres

Men's Marathon

Men's 110m Hurdles

Men's 50 km Walk

Men's Javelin Throw

  • Seppo Räty
    • Qualification — 80.24 m
    • Final — 86.60 m (→   Silver Medal)
  • Kimmo Kinnunen
    • Qualification — 80.22 m
    • Final — 82.62 m (→ 4th place)
  • Juha Laukkanen
    • Qualification — 79.78 m
    • Final — 79.20 m (→ 6th place)

Men's Shot Put


Women's 10,000 metres

Women's 10 km Walk

Women's Marathon

Women's Heptathlon

BadmintonEdit

BoxingEdit

CanoeingEdit

CyclingEdit

Two cyclists, one man and one woman, represented Finland in 1992.

Men's 1 km time trial
Women's road race
Women's individual pursuit

EquestrianismEdit

JudoEdit

Rhythmic gymnasticsEdit

RowingEdit

SailingEdit

Men's 470 Class

Women's 470 Class

ShootingEdit

SwimmingEdit

Men's 50 m Freestyle

Men's 100 m Freestyle

Men's 200 m Freestyle

  • Antti Kasvio
    • Heat – 1:48.31
    • Final – 1:47.63 (→   Bronze Medal)
  • Vesa Hanski
    • Heat – 1:53.17 (→ did not advance, 28th place)

Men's 400 m Freestyle

  • Antti Kasvio
    • Heat – 3:51.74
    • B-Final – 3:50.06 (→ 9th place)

Men's 100 m Breaststroke

Men's 200 m Breaststroke

Men's 100 m Butterfly

  • Jani Sievinen
    • Heat – 54.57
    • B-Final – 54.93 (→ 13th place)
  • Vesa Hanski
    • Heat – 55.81 (→ did not advance, 31st place)

Men's 200 m Butterfly

Men's 200 m Individual Medley

Men's 400 m Individual Medley

Men's 4 × 100 m Freestyle Relay


Women's 50 m Freestyle

Women's 100 m Freestyle

Women's 100 m Backstroke

  • Anne Lackman
    • Heat – 1:06.48 (→ did not advance, 39th place)

Women's 100 m Breaststroke

Women's 100 m Butterfly

Synchronized swimmingEdit

One synchronized swimmer represented Finland in 1992.

Women's solo

WeightliftingEdit

Men's Lightweight

Men's Middle-Heavyweight

Men's Heavyweight

WrestlingEdit

Men's Flyweight (Greco-Roman)

Men's Bantamweight (Greco-Roman)

Men's Welterweight (Greco-Roman)

Men's Middleweight (Greco-Roman)

Men's Light-Heavyweight (Greco-Roman)

Men's Super-Heavyweight (Greco-Roman)

Men's Middleweight (Freestyle)

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Finland at the 1992 Summer Games". Sports Reference. Retrieved 29 July 2016.