Raila Kerkelä

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Raila Kerkelä
Medal record
Women's orienteering
Representing  Finland
World Championships
Silver medal – second place 1966 Fiskars Team
Bronze medal – third place 1966 Fiskars Individual
Bronze medal – third place 1968 Linköping Relay

Raila Kerkelä (née Hovi; born 13 June 1941 in Vehkalahti) is a Finnish orienteering competitor. She received two medals at the 1966 World Orienteering Championships in Fiskars, a bronze medal in the individual contest (won by Ulla Lindkvist, 35 participants), and a silver medal in the relay with the Finnish team.[1] She received a bronze medal in the relay event at the 1968 World Orienteering Championships in Linköping, together with Pirjo Seppä and Tuula Hovi.[1]

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