Mila Kajas

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Mila Kajas
Personal information
Full name Mila Johanna Kajas
Alternative names Mila Kajas-Virtanen
Country represented Finland
Born (1972-01-30) 30 January 1972 (age 45)
Lahti, Finland
Height 1.62 m (5 ft 4 in)
Skating club Lahden Taitoluistelijat
Retired 1996

Mila Johanna Kajas (born 30 January 1972)[1] is a Finnish former competitive figure skater. She won seven international medals, including silver at the 1993 Grand Prix International de Paris, and four Finnish national titles. Her best ISU Championship results were 11th at the 1994 Worlds in Chiba, Japan, and 10th at the 1996 Europeans in Sofia, Bulgaria. She placed 12th at the 1994 Winter Olympics in Lillehammer.

She married Jarkko Virtanen in 1997 and gave birth to a daughter, Ilona, in January 2004.[2]


Event 89–90 90–91 91–92 92–93 93–94 94–95 95–96
Winter Olympics 12th
World Champ. 29th 34th 18th 11th 27th
European Champ. 21st 17th 10th
Internat. de Paris 2nd
NHK Trophy 6th
Piruetten 2nd
St. Gervais 3rd
Nordics 3rd 2nd 2nd 2nd
Finnish Champ. 1st 1st 1st 1st


  1. ^ "Mila Kajas". Sports-Reference. 
  2. ^ "Mila Kajakselle tytär" [Mila Kajas has a daughter]. Ilta-Sanomat (in Finnish). 30 January 2004. Archived from the original on 28 February 2014.