Ilmari VESAMAA

  • Olympic Medals
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  • Games participations
    1
  • First Olympic Games
    Antwerp 1920
Olympic Results

Biography

Ilmari VESAMAA

Ilmari Vesamaa competed in the 1920 Antwerpen Olympics in four different events. He finished the cross-country run ranked 14th individually and was a non-scoring member of the Finnish team, but he failed to qualify for the final of the 5K and steeplechase. Nationally he won Finnish titles in the 5×2,000 metre relay and the team cross-country event. Vesamaa also competed as a race walker, winning the 1922 Finnish title at 10K. He also set Finnish race walking records for the 3,000 and 5,000 metres.

Personal Bests\: 5000 – 15:32.0 (1921); 3000S – 10:31.5e (1920).

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Antwerp 1920

#5 h4 r1/2
5,000 metres
5,000 metres Athletics
#4 h3 r1/2
3,000 metres Steeplechase
3,000 metres Steeplechase Athletics
#14
Cross-Country, Individual
Cross-Country, Individual Athletics
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Cross-Country, Team
Cross-Country, Team Athletics