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Finland’s number one golfer Mikko Korhonen is a two-time European Tour winner, with wins in 2018 and 2019. In addition to his professional career, Korhonen has founded The 59 Fund to smooth the way for Finnish golf players stepping into the professional arena.
Women’s national alpine ski team
The national alpine ski team representing Finland during the season 2019–2020 comprises Riikka Honkanen, Nella Korpio, Erika Pykäläinen and Rosa Pohjolainen. Honkanen and Korpio scored world cup points in the season 2018–2019. Pykäläinen’s achievements include winning the Finnish championship. We will definitely hear more from these young women in the future!
Sprint runner Samuel Purola has impressed the nation with his exceptional performances. At an international indoor track & field competition held in Stockholm, Sweden, in February 2019, Purola ran 60 metres in 6.67 seconds. This is an under-19 record for Finland, propelling Samuel to fifth place overall in Finland’s statistics.