Flagbearers for Finland

Opening Ceremony

Edition NOC Athlete Discipline Notes #
1906 Intercalated Games Finland Did not march at Opening Ceremony.
1908 Summer Olympics Finland Bruno Zilliacus Athletics Standard bearer instead of flagbearer. Finland competed under the Russian flag
1912 Summer Olympics Finland Eino Saastamoinen Artistic Gymnastics Standard bearer instead of flagbearer. Finland competed under the Russian flag
1920 Summer Olympics Finland Emil Hagelberg Modern Pentathlon
1924 Summer Olympics Finland Elmer Niklander Athletics
1924 Winter Olympics Finland Armas Palmros Ski Jumping
1928 Summer Olympics Finland Akilles Järvinen Athletics
1928 Winter Olympics Finland Esko Järvinen Nordic Combined
1932 Summer Olympics Finland Akilles Järvinen Athletics
1932 Winter Olympics Finland Ossi Blomqvist Speed Skating
1936 Summer Olympics Finland Akilles Järvinen Athletics
1936 Winter Olympics Finland Sulo Nurmela Cross Country Skiing
1948 Summer Olympics Finland Hannes Sonck Athletics
1948 Winter Olympics Finland Pekka Vanninen Cross Country Skiing
1952 Summer Olympics Finland Väinö Suvivuo Athletics
1952 Winter Olympics Finland Heikki Hasu Cross Country Skiing
1956 Summer Olympics Finland Eeles Landström Athletics
1956 Winter Olympics Finland Antti Hyvärinen Ski Jumping
1956 Equestrian Olympics Finland Erkki Estola Official
1960 Summer Olympics Finland Eeles Landström Athletics
1960 Winter Olympics Finland Paavo Korhonen Cross Country Skiing
1964 Summer Olympics Finland Eugen Ekman Artistic Gymnastics
1964 Winter Olympics Finland Veikko Hakulinen Biathlon
1968 Summer Olympics Finland Pentti Linnosvuo Shooting
1968 Winter Olympics Finland Veikko Kankkonen Ski Jumping
1972 Summer Olympics Finland Ilkka Nummisto Canoe Sprint
1972 Winter Olympics Finland Juha Mieto Cross Country Skiing
1976 Summer Olympics Finland Lasse Virén Athletics
1976 Winter Olympics Finland Rauno Miettinen Nordic Combined
1980 Summer Olympics Finland Peter Tallberg Sailing
1980 Winter Olympics Finland Heikki Ikola Biathlon
1984 Summer Olympics Finland Esko Rechardt Sailing
1984 Winter Olympics Finland Jorma Valtonen Ice Hockey
1988 Summer Olympics Finland Jouko Salomäki Wrestling
1988 Winter Olympics Finland Pertti Niittylä Speed Skating
1992 Summer Olympics Finland Harri Koskela Wrestling
1992 Winter Olympics Finland Timo Blomqvist Ice Hockey
1994 Winter Olympics Finland Marja-Liisa Kirvesniemi Cross Country Skiing
1996 Summer Olympics Finland Mikko Kolehmainen Canoe Sprint
1998 Winter Olympics Finland Janne Ahonen Ski Jumping
2000 Summer Olympics Finland Olli-Pekka Karjalainen Athletics
2002 Winter Olympics Finland Toni Nieminen Ski Jumping
2004 Summer Olympics Finland Thomas Johanson Sailing 197
2006 Winter Olympics Finland Janne Lahtela Freestyle Skiing
2008 Summer Olympics Finland Juha Hirvi Shooting 94
2010 Winter Olympics Finland Ville Peltonen Ice Hockey 27
2012 Summer Olympics Finland Hanna-Maria Seppälä Swimming 67
2012 Winter Youth Olympics Finland Katri Lylynperä Cross Country Skiing 18
2014 Winter Olympics Finland Enni Rukajärvi Snowboarding 77
2016 Summer Olympics Finland Tuuli Petäjä Sailing 76
2016 Winter Youth Olympics Finland Kiia Nousiainen Ice Hockey 15
2018 Winter Olympics Finland Janne Ahonen Ski Jumping 87

Closing Ceremony

Edition NOC Athlete Discipline Notes #
1952 Summer Olympics Finland Kurt Wires Canoe Sprint
1952 Winter Olympics Finland Martti Huhtala Nordic Combined
1956 Summer Olympics Finland Pentti Linnosvuo Shooting
1956 Winter Olympics Finland Official Flag carried by an Italian student.
1960 Summer Olympics Finland Olavi Manninen Athletics
1960 Winter Olympics Finland
1964 Summer Olympics Finland Eugen Ekman Artistic Gymnastics
1964 Winter Olympics Finland Veikko Kankkonen Ski Jumping
1968 Summer Olympics Finland Arto Nilsson Boxing
1968 Winter Olympics Finland Jouko Launonen Speed Skating
1972 Summer Olympics Finland
1972 Winter Olympics Finland
1976 Summer Olympics Finland Pertti Karppinen Rowing
1976 Winter Olympics Finland Heikki Ikola Biathlon
1980 Summer Olympics Finland Official Flag carried by a Soviet NOC official.
1980 Winter Olympics Finland Juha Mieto Cross Country Skiing
1984 Summer Olympics Finland Jouko Salomäki Wrestling
1984 Winter Olympics Finland Marja-Liisa Hämäläinen Cross Country Skiing
1988 Summer Olympics Finland Tapio Korjus Athletics
1988 Winter Olympics Finland Jari Puikkonen Ski Jumping
1992 Summer Olympics Finland Mikko Kolehmainen Canoe Sprint
1992 Winter Olympics Finland Marjut Lukkarinen Cross Country Skiing
1994 Winter Olympics Finland Mika Myllylä Cross Country Skiing
1996 Summer Olympics Finland Tomi Poikolainen Archery
1998 Winter Olympics Finland Harri Kirvesniemi Cross Country Skiing
2000 Summer Olympics Finland Arsi Harju Athletics
2002 Winter Olympics Finland Janne Hänninen Speed Skating
2004 Summer Olympics Finland Jenni Honkanen Canoe Sprint 197
2006 Winter Olympics Finland Markku Uusipaavalniemi Curling
2008 Summer Olympics Finland Tero Pitkämäki Athletics 94
2010 Winter Olympics Finland Tanja Poutiainen Alpine Skiing 27
2012 Summer Olympics Finland Antti Ruuskanen Athletics 67
2014 Winter Olympics Finland Iivo Niskanen Ice Hockey 77
2016 Summer Olympics Finland Antti Ruuskanen Athletics 76
2016 Winter Youth Olympics Finland Sampo Kankkunen Alpine Skiing 15
2018 Winter Olympics Finland Mika Poutala Speed Skating 87