Paavo NURMI

Athlete Profile

  • COUNTRY
    Finland Finland
  • DATE OF BIRTH
    13 JUN 1897
    ATHLETE'S IAAF CODE
    270933

Outdoor

Discipline Performance Wind Place Date Records
1500 Metres 3:52.6h Helsinki (FIN) 19 JUN 1924
One Mile 4:10.4h Stockholm (SWE) 23 AUG 1923
2000 Metres 5:24.6h Kuopio (FIN) 18 JUN 1927
3000 Metres 8:20.4h Stockholm (SWE) 12 JUL 1926
5000 Metres 14:28.2h Helsinki (FIN) 19 JUN 1924
10,000 Metres 30:06.2h Kuopio (FIN) 31 AUG 1924
20,000 Metres 1:04:38.4h Stockholm (SWE) 03 SEP 1930
One Hour 19210 Berlin (GER) 07 OCT 1928
3000 Metres Steeplechase 9:58.8h Amsterdam (NED) 01 AUG 1928
4x1500 Metres Relay 16:11.4h Viipuri (FIN) 17 JUL 1926

Legend

* Not legal.

Latest Active Season: 1930

Outdoor

Discipline Performance Wind Place Date Records
20,000 Metres 1:04:38.4h Stockholm (SWE) 03 SEP 1930

Outdoor

One Hour

Performance Place Date
1928 19210 Berlin (GER) 07 OCT 1928

Honours - Olympic Games

Place Discipline Mark Wind Place Date
1. 10,000 Metres 30:18.8h Amsterdam (NED) 29 JUL 1928
1. 1500 Metres 3:53.6h Colombes (FRA) 10 JUL 1924
1. 5000 Metres 14:31.2h Colombes (FRA) 10 JUL 1924
2. 3000 Metres Steeplechase Amsterdam (NED) 04 AUG 1928
2. 5000 Metres Amsterdam (NED) 03 AUG 1928
Results in:

20,000 Metres

Date Competition Cnt. Cat Race Pl. Result
03 SEP 1930 Stockholm International Meeting SWESWE F F 1. 1:04:38.4h

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