Iivo Niskanen

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Iivo Niskanen
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Full name Iivo Henrik Niskanen
Born (1992-01-11) 11 January 1992 (age 25)
Oulu, Finland
Height 1.87 m (6 ft 2 in)
Ski club Vuokatti Ski Team Kainuu
World Cup career
Seasons 2010-
Individual wins 2
Indiv. podiums 4

Iivo Henrik Niskanen (born 12 January 1992) is a Finnish cross-country skier. He won the gold medal in men's team sprint at the 2014 Winter Olympics with Sami Jauhojärvi.[1] In Nordic World Ski Championships 2017 Niskanen won a bronze medal in Team sprint and a gold medal in 15 km classical [2]

His sister Kerttu is also cross-country skier, double silver medalist from the 2014 Winter Olympics.

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