Finland at the 1992 Summer Olympics

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Finland at the Olympic Games

Flag of Finland
IOC code  FIN
NOC Finnish Olympic Committee
Website sport.fi/olympiakomitea (Finnish) (Swedish)
At the 1992 Summer Olympics in Barcelona
Competitors 88 (60 men and 28 women) in 16 sports
Flag bearer Harri Koskela (wrestling)
Medals
Rank: 29
Gold
1
Silver
2
Bronze
2
Total
5
Olympic history (summary)
Summer Games
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Intercalated Games
1906

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]

Medalists[edit]

Gold medal.svg Gold[edit]

Silver medal.svg Silver[edit]

Bronze medal.svg Bronze[edit]

Archery[edit]

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 Silver Medal)

Athletics[edit]

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 (→ Med 2.png 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

Badminton[edit]

Boxing[edit]

Canoeing[edit]

Cycling[edit]

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

Equestrianism[edit]

Judo[edit]

Rhythmic gymnastics[edit]

Rowing[edit]

Sailing[edit]

Men's 470 Class

Women's 470 Class

Shooting[edit]

Swimming[edit]

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 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

  • Riikka Ukkola
    • Heat – 1:15.56 (→ did not advance, 35th place)

Women's 100 m Butterfly

Synchronized swimming[edit]

One synchronized swimmer represented Finland in 1992.

Women's solo

Weightlifting[edit]

Men's Lightweight

Men's Middle-Heavyweight

Men's Heavyweight

Wrestling[edit]

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)

References[edit]

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