Finland at the 1992 Summer Olympics


Finland competed at the 1992 Summer Olympics in Barcelona, Spain. 88 competitors, 60 men and 28 women, took part in 85 events in 16 sports.[1]

Finland at the
1992 Summer Olympics
IOC codeFIN
NOCFinnish Olympic Committee
Websitesport.fi/olympiakomitea (in Finnish) (in Swedish)
in Barcelona
Competitors88 (60 men and 28 women) in 16 sports
Flag bearer Harri Koskela (wrestling)
Medals
Ranked 29th
Gold
1
Silver
2
Bronze
2
Total
5
Summer Olympics appearances (overview)
Other related appearances
1906 Intercalated Games

Medalists

Gold

Silver

Bronze

Archery

The Finnish team sent only men to the 1992 archery tournament. Individually, only Jari Lipponen had much success, taking eighth place after losing in the quarterfinal. As a team, however, the Finnish men were very successful, losing the final match to Spain by only two points to finish with a silver medal.

Men's Individual Competition:

Men's Team Competition:

  • Lipponen, Poikolainen, and Falck Final (→ Silver Medal)

Athletics

Men's 5,000 metres

Men's 10,000 metres

Men's Marathon

Men's 110m Hurdles

Men's 50 km Walk

Men's Javelin Throw

  • Seppo Räty
    • Qualification 80.24 m
    • Final 86.60 m (→ Silver Medal)
  • Kimmo Kinnunen
    • Qualification 80.22 m
    • Final 82.62 m (→ 4th place)
  • Juha Laukkanen
    • Qualification 79.78 m
    • Final 79.20 m (→ 6th place)

Men's Shot Put


Women's 10,000 metres

Women's 10 km Walk

Women's Marathon

Women's Heptathlon

  • Tina Rättyä
    • Final Result 5993 points (→ 20th place)
  • Satu Marianne Ruotsalainen
    • Final Result did not finish (→ no ranking)

Badminton

Boxing

Canoeing

Cycling

Two cyclists, one man and one woman, represented Finland in 1992.

Men's 1 km time trial
Women's road race
Women's individual pursuit

Equestrianism

Judo

Rhythmic gymnastics

Rowing

Sailing

Men's 470 Class

  • Petri Leskinen and Mika Aarnikka
    • Final Ranking 69.7 points (→ 4th place)

Women's 470 Class

  • Katri Laike and Anna-Marita Slunga
    • Final Ranking 89.7 points (→ 10th place)

Shooting

Swimming

Men's 50 m Freestyle

Men's 100 m Freestyle

Men's 200 m Freestyle

  • Antti Kasvio
    • Heat 1:48.31
    • Final 1:47.63 (→ Bronze Medal)
  • Vesa Hanski
    • Heat 1:53.17 (→ did not advance, 28th place)

Men's 400 m Freestyle

  • Antti Kasvio
    • Heat 3:51.74
    • B-Final 3:50.06 (→ 9th place)

Men's 100 m Breaststroke

Men's 200 m Breaststroke

Men's 100 m Butterfly

  • Jani Sievinen
    • Heat 54.57
    • B-Final 54.93 (→ 13th place)
  • Vesa Hanski
    • Heat 55.81 (→ did not advance, 31st place)

Men's 200 m Butterfly

  • Vesa Hanski
    • Heat 2:02.75 (→ did not advance, 31st place)
  • Kristian Johansson
    • Heat 2:05.71 (→ did not advance, 36th place)

Men's 200 m Individual Medley

Men's 400 m Individual Medley

Men's 4 × 100 m Freestyle Relay


Women's 50 m Freestyle

Women's 100 m Freestyle

Women's 100 m Backstroke

  • Anne Lackman
    • Heat 1:06.48 (→ did not advance, 39th place)

Women's 100 m Breaststroke

  • Riikka Ukkola
    • Heat 1:15.56 (→ did not advance, 35th place)

Women's 100 m Butterfly

Synchronized swimming

One synchronized swimmer represented Finland in 1992.

Women's solo

Weightlifting

Men's Lightweight

Men's Middle-Heavyweight

Men's Heavyweight

  • Arto Savonen

Wrestling

Men's Flyweight (Greco-Roman)

Men's Bantamweight (Greco-Roman)

Men's Welterweight (Greco-Roman)

Men's Middleweight (Greco-Roman)

Men's Light-Heavyweight (Greco-Roman)

Men's Super-Heavyweight (Greco-Roman)

Men's Middleweight (Freestyle)

References

  1. "Finland at the 1992 Summer Games". Sports Reference. Retrieved 29 July 2016.