Mona-Lisa Pursiainen

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Mona-Lisa Pursiainen
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Pursiainen at the 1974 European Championships
Personal information
Birth name Eivor Mona-Lisa Strandvall
Nationality Finnish
Born 21 June 1951
Kronoby, Finland
Died 7 August 2000(2000-08-07) (aged 49)
Kauniainen, Finland
Height 1.71 m (5 ft 7 12 in)
Weight 58 kg (128 lb; 9.1 st)
Sport
Sport Running
Event(s) 100 m, 200 m
Club Gamlakarleby Idrottsförening
Achievements and titles
Personal best(s)

100m: 11.19 (1973)

200m: 22.39 (1973)

Eivor Mona-Lisa Pursiainen (née Strandvall; 21 June 1951, Kronoby — 7 August 2000) was a Finnish female sprinter, who was especially successful in 1973–1974. She won 100 metres and 200 metres at the 1973 Summer Universiade.

Pursiainen died in 2000 from breast cancer, aged 49, at Kauniainen.[1][2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Teronen, Arto; Vuolle, Jouko (2009). Kiveen hakatut. Helsinki: Kirjapaja. pp. 57–67. ISBN 978-951-607-980-9. 
  2. ^ Profile

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