|Men's cross-country skiing|
|1976 Innsbruck||4 x 10 km|
|1980 Lake Placid||4 x 10 km|
|1978 Lahti||4 x 10 km|
Matti Pitkänen (born 20 December 1951 in Ikaalinen) is a Finnish former cross-country skier who competed in the late 1970s and early 1980s. He won two medals in the 4 x 10 km at the Winter Olympics with a gold in 1976 and a bronze in 1980. He also finished 6th in the 30 km at the 1980 Winter Olympics.
Pitkänen won the 50 km event at the Holmenkollen ski festival in 1978.
- Matti Pitkaenen at the International Ski Federation
- Holmenkollen winners since 1892 - click Vinnere for downloadable pdf file (in Norwegian)
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