Ossi Blomqvist

Biographical information

TypeCompeted in Olympic Games
SexMale
Full nameOssian Olavi "Ossi"•Blomqvist
Used nameOssi•Blomqvist
Born12 May 1908 in Helsinki (FIN)
Died3 October 1955 in Helsinki (FIN)
Measurements168 cm
AffiliationsHelsingin Luistelijat, Helsinki (FIN)
NOC Finland

Biography

Personal Bests: 500 – 45.0 (1931); 1500 – 2:22.8 (1932); 5000 – 8:36.6 (1936); 10000 – 17:42.4 (1936).

Results

Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal As
1928 Winter Olympics Speed Skating (Skating) FIN Ossi Blomqvist
5,000 metres, Men (Olympic) 10
10,000 metres, Men (Olympic) DNF
1932 Winter Olympics Speed Skating (Skating) FIN Ossi Blomqvist
500 metres, Men (Olympic) DNS
1,500 metres, Men (Olympic) 5 h1 r1/2
5,000 metres, Men (Olympic) 5 h1 r1/2
10,000 metres, Men (Olympic) 5 h1 r1/2
1936 Winter Olympics Speed Skating (Skating) FIN Ossi Blomqvist
500 metres, Men (Olympic) =19
1,500 metres, Men (Olympic) =9
5,000 metres, Men (Olympic) 6
10,000 metres, Men (Olympic) 5

Referee

Games Sport (Discipline) / Event NOC / Team Phase Unit Role As
1948 Winter Olympics Speed Skating (Skating) FIN Ossi Blomqvist
500 metres, Men (Olympic) Final Standings Referee
1,500 metres, Men (Olympic) Final Standings Referee
5,000 metres, Men (Olympic) Final Standings Referee
10,000 metres, Men (Olympic) Final Standings Referee

Other participations

Games Role NOC As
1932 Winter Olympics Flagbearer at the Opening Ceremony FIN Ossi Blomqvist

Special Notes