Kalle Tuulos

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Kalle Tuulos
Personal information
Full name Kalle Kustaa Tuulos
Country represented Finland
Born (1930-05-15)15 May 1930
Tampere, Finland
Died 4 March 2001(2001-03-04) (aged 70)
Tampere, Finland
Skating club Tampereen Luistelijat
Former training locations Tampere
Retired 1956

Kalle Kustaa Tuulos (15 May 1930 — 4 March 2001)[1] was a Finnish figure skater. Competing in single skating, he was an eight-time Finnish national champion (1949–56) representing Tampereen Luistelijat of Tampere.[2] Sent to two Winter Olympics, Tuulos placed 13th in 1952 (Oslo) and 15th in 1956 (Cortina d'Ampezzo). He was the nephew of Vilho Tuulos.[1]

Competitive highlights[edit]

International
Event 1947 1948 1949 1950 1951 1952 1953 1954 1955 1956
Olympics 13th 15th
World Champ. 6th
Nordics 2nd 2nd 2nd 1st 2nd 1st 1st
National
Finnish Champ. 2nd 2nd 1st 1st 1st 1st 1st 1st 1st 1st

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Kalle Tuulos". Sports Reference. 
  2. ^ "Yksinluistelu/Seniorit" [Finnish national champions] (in Finnish). Finnish Figure Skating Association. Archived from the original on 4 June 2014. Retrieved 3 June 2014.