Jari Räsänen

Jari Räsänen (born January 28, 1966 in Maaninka) was a Finnish cross-country skier who competed from 1988 to 1998. He won two bronze medals in the 4 x 10 km relay at the Winter Olympics (1992, 1994).

Jari Räsänen
Country Finland
Born (1966-01-28) January 28, 1966
Maaninka, Finland
Ski clubMaaningan Mahti
World Cup career
Seasons19861997
Team wins1
Indiv. podiums0
Team podiums10
Indiv. starts50
Team starts14
Overall titles0 – (13th in 1994)
Discipline titles0

Räsänen also won four 4 x 10 km relay medals at the FIS Nordic World Ski Championships with three silvers (1989, 1995, 1997) and a bronze (1991). He also won two FIS races at 10 km, one in 1994 and the other in 1995 (Both in Finland).

World Cup results

All results are sourced from the International Ski Federation (FIS).[1]

World Cup standings

 Season   Age  Season standings
Overall Long Distance Sprint
198620NCN/AN/A
198721NCN/AN/A
19882253N/AN/A
19892327N/AN/A
19902422N/AN/A
19912543N/AN/A
19922644N/AN/A
19932738N/AN/A
19942813N/AN/A
19952946N/AN/A
19963074N/AN/A
19973180NCNC

Team podiums

  • 1 victory – (1 RL)
  • 10 podiums – (9 RL, 1 TS)
No. Season Date Location Race Level Place Teammate(s)
1 1988–89 24 February 1989 Lahti, Finland4 × 10 km Relay MWorld Championships[1]2ndKarvonen / Kirvesniemi / Ristanen
2 1990–91 15 February 1991 Val di Fiemme, Italy4 × 10 km Relay MWorld Championships[1]3rdKuusisto / Kirvesniemi / Isometsä
3 1991–92 18 February 1992 Albertville, France4 × 10 km Relay MOlympic Games[1]3rdKuusisto / Kirvesniemi / Isometsä
428 February 1992 Lahti, Finland4 × 10 km Relay FWorld Cup3rdMyllylä / Hartonen / Isometsä
5 1993–94 22 February 1994 Lillehammer, Norway4 × 10 km Relay MOlympic Games[1]3rdMyllylä / Kirvesniemi / Isometsä
64 March 1994 Lahti, Finland4 × 10 km Relay CWorld Cup1stRepo / Kirvesniemi / Isometsä
7 1994–95 5 February 1995 Falun, Sweden4 × 10 km Relay FWorld Cup2ndHartonen / Isometsä / Myllylä
817 March 1995 Thunder Bay, Canada4 × 10 km Relay MWorld Championships[1]2ndHietamäki / Kirvesniemi / Isometsä
9 1996–97 18 January 1997 Lahti, Finland12 × 1.5 km Team Sprint FWorld Cup2ndPalolahti
1028 February 1997 Trondheim, Norway4 × 10 km Relay MWorld Championships[1]2ndKirvesniemi / Myllylä / Isometsä

Note: 1 Until the 1999 World Championships and the 1994 Olympics, World Championship and Olympic races were included in the World Cup scoring system.

References

  1. "Athlete : RAESAENEN Jari". FIS-Ski. International Ski Federation. Retrieved 23 April 2018.


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