Pekka Leskinen

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Pekka Leskinen
Personal information
Country represented Finland
Born (1954-02-26) 26 February 1954 (age 61)
Kuopio, Finland
Height 1.83 m (6 ft 0 in)
Former skating club Kuopion Luisteluseura
Former training locations Kuopio
Retired 1977

Juha Pekka Leskinen (born 26 February 1954)[1] is a Finnish former competitive figure skater. He represented Finland at the 1976 Winter Olympics in Innsbruck and finished 13th overall. He won the Finnish national title three times (1970, 1971, 1975).[2]


Event 1970 1971 1972 1973 1974 1975 1976 1977
Winter Olympics 13th
World Championships 19th 18th 10th 10th
European Championships 19th 19th 19th 12th 9th 5th
Nordics 2nd 2nd 1st 1st
Finnish Championships 1st 1st 1st


  1. ^ "Pekka Leskinen". Sports Reference. 
  2. ^ "Yksinluistelu/Seniorit" [Finnish national champions] (in Finnish). Finnish Figure Skating Association. Retrieved 3 June 2014.