Ville Kantee

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Ville Kantee
Country  Finland
Full name Ville Valtteri Kantee
Born (1978-12-08) 8 December 1978 (age 38)
Joutseno, Finland
Height 1.78 m (5 ft 10 in)
Personal best 223.5 m (733 ft)
Planica, 18 March 2000
World Cup career
Seasons 19972002
Individual wins 2
Team wins 3
Indiv. podiums 6
Team podiums 5
Indiv. starts 93
Team starts 6
Updated on 10 February 2016.

Ville Valtteri Kantee (born 8 December 1978) is a Finnish former ski jumper.

Career[edit]

Kantee won two team (large and normal hill) silver medals at the 2001 FIS Nordic World Ski Championships in Lahti, as well as finishing ninth in the individual large hill event at those same championships. He also finished 23rd in the 2000 Ski Flying World Championships. At World Cup level he won two individual events, both on large hills, in Kuopio (28 November 1999) and Willingen (3 February 2001). His best overall finish was sixth in the 1999/00 season. Kantee retired in 2004 after spending his final seasons in the Continental Cup.

World Cup[edit]

Standings[edit]

Season Overall 4H SF NT JP
1996/97 20 31 29 15 20
1997/98 54 40 41 51
1998/99 28 25 11 30
1999/00 6 9 15 5 6
2000/01 17 11 41 61 N/A
2001/02 63 N/A N/A

Wins[edit]

No. Season Date Location Hill Size
1 1999/00 28 November 1999 Finland Kuopio Puijo K120 (night) LH
2 2000/01 3 February 2001 Germany Willingen Mühlenkopfschanze K120 LH

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