Ville Nousiainen, Tour de Ski 2010
|Full name||Ville Antero Nousiainen|
5 December 1983|
|Height||185 cm (6 ft 1 in)|
|Ski club||Kouvolan Hiihtoseura|
|World Cup career|
Ville Nousiainen (born December 5, 1983 in Kouvola) is a Finnish cross country skier who has been competing since 2002. He finished fifth in the 4 x 10 km event at the 2010 Winter Olympics in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.
Nousiainen won his first world championship medal with a bronze in the team sprint event with Sami Jauhojärvi at Liberec in 2009. He then followed it with another bronze in the 4 x 10 km event at those same championships.
First place victories include two 10 km FIS races and most recently 2 National Championships in Finland in 2010 (50 km, 19.8 km).
World Cup results
- 2 podiums
|1||2007–08||15 December 2007||Rybinsk, Russia||30 km Mass Start F||World Cup||2nd|
|2||9 February 2008||Otepää, Estonia||15 km Individual C||World Cup||3rd|
- 1 podium
|1||2007–08||17 February 2008||Liberec, Czech Republic||6 × 1.4 km Team Sprint C||World Cup||2nd||Jauhojärvi|
- "Athlete : NOUSIAINEN Ville". FIS-Ski. International Ski Federation. Retrieved 30 January 2018.
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