Finland names 2018/19 alpine national team

15 May 2018 03:00
Samu Torsti at the 2018 Kranjska Gora World Cup
Samu Torsti at the 2018 Kranjska Gora World Cup -
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The following athletes have been confirmed for Finland’s alpine national and youth teams for the 2018/19 season. Some of those named were selected in the spring after meeting selection criteria and additional athletes were nominated following coaches’ selection.

Athletes are named to the Finnish national teams with the principle of continuous development once performance criteria are met, so the teams can still be altered after the start of the new competition season.

A National Team

1. Andreas Romar
2. Samu Torsti

B National Team Men

1. Joonas Rasanen
2. Jens Henttinen
3. Arttu Niemela

Youth National Team Men

1. Niklas Jarvikare
2. Turo Torvinen
3. Elian Lehto

B National Team Women

1. Riika Honkanen
2. Nella Korpio
3. Erika Pykalainen

Youth National Team Women

1. Mathilda Lassenius
2. Kia-Emilia Hakala
3. Julia Toiviainen

Release courtesy of Ski Team Finland