Juhani Kärkinen

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Juhani Kärkinen
Veikko Kankkonen, Juhani and Kalevi Kärkinen 1960.jpg
L-r: Veikko Kankkonen, and Juhani and Kalevi Kärkinen in 1960
Personal information
Born 28 October 1935 (1935-10-28) (age 81)
Kotka, Finland
Height 165 cm (5 ft 5 in)
Weight 63 kg (139 lb)
Sport
Sport Ski jumping
Club Lahden Hiihtoseura, Lahti

Juhani Tapio Antero Kärkinen (born 28 October 1935) is a retired Finnish ski jumper who won a gold medal in the large hill at the 1958 World Ski Championships. He placed eighth in the normal hill at the 1960 Winter Olympics.[1][2] His elder brother Kalevi was also an international ski jumper.[3]

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