Olli-Markus Taivainen

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Olli-Markus Taivainen
Olli-Markus Taivainen JWOC 2009 middle.JPG
Olli-Markus Taivainen at JWOC 2009 middle
Personal information
Born May 2, 1989 (1989-05-02) (age 27)

Olli-Markus Taivainen (born May 2, 1989)[1] is a Finnish ski-orienteering competitor and World Champion. He won a gold medal in the middle distance, a silver medal in the sprint and a bronze medal in the long distance at the 2009 World Ski Orienteering Championships.[2]

He was featured as athlete of the month by the International Orienteering Federation in March 2011.[3]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ "Profile: Olli-Markus Taivainen" (in Finnish). Suomen Suunnistusliitto. Retrieved March 9, 2009. 
  2. ^ "Ski-WOC2009 World Ski Orienteering Championships". Retrieved 8 March 2009. 
  3. ^ "March 2011". International Orienteering Federation. Retrieved 1 April 2015.