Finland announces teams for upcoming season
After a couple of other nations have already announced their national teams and cadre athletes, Finland is the next nation to publish the names of their athletes for the upcoming winter.
As a first big change, the A-Team will now consist of seven athletes. "We wanted to strengthen head coach Petter Kukkonen's team with the power of youth. In a seven-person team, we will also have a good competition for the start places among the boys which will additionally motivate them", physiotherapist and assistant coach Jari Hiekkavirta says.
Antti Kuisma will continue his work with the B-Team which will consist of the following athletes:
Right now, the athletes have already started training again and will soon meet for the first training camp of the new season in Vuokatti.