Enni Rukajärvi

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Enni Rukajärvi
Personal information
Born (1990-05-13) 13 May 1990 (age 28)
Kuusamo, Finland
Height1.65 m (5 ft 5 in)
Weight54 kg (119 lb)
Websitehttp://www.ennitime.com
Sport
CountryFinland
SportSnowboarding

Enni Rukajärvi (born 13 May 1990)[1] is a Finnish snowboarder. She won the gold medal at the 2011 FIS Snowboarding World Championships in the slopestyle event.[2] Rukajärvi also won gold in Snowboard SlopeStyle at the 2011 Winter X Games XV in Aspen.[3] In the previous season, she had won the TTR World Snowboard Tour.

Enni won the silver medal representing Finland in slopestyle at the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi. At the 2018 Winter Olympics in PyeongChang, she won a bronze medal in slopestyle and also competed in big air. [4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Wilenius, Teemu (6 April 2009). "Tyttö, lauta ja syvä rakkaus". Kaleva (in Finnish). Retrieved 31 January 2011.
  2. ^ http://www.fis-ski.com/uk/604/610.html?sector=SB&competitorid=135636&raceid=9545 – Results from FIS-Ski.com
  3. ^ "Women's Snowboard Slope Style Results". EXPN.com. 30 January 2011. Retrieved 30 January 2011.
  4. ^ http://www.pyramidmagazine.com/features/silver-surfer-enni-rukajarvi/ – Real Talk Interview

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Olympic Games
Preceded by
Ville Peltonen
Flagbearer for  Finland
Sochi 2014
Succeeded by
Janne Ahonen