|Born||18 September 1968|
| Mixed doubles |
| World Mixed Doubles Championship |
|4 (2016, 2017, 2018, 2019)|
| European Championship |
|4 (1992, 1994, 2009, 2013)|
| Olympic |
Tomi Rantamäki (born 18 September 1968) is a Finnish curler. He competed in the 2018 Winter Olympics in the mixed doubles competition.He and partner Oona Kauste placed 7th.
Finland, officially the Republic of Finland, is a country in Northern Europe bordering the Baltic Sea, Gulf of Bothnia, and Gulf of Finland, between Norway to the north, Sweden to the northwest, and Russia to the east. Finland is a Nordic country and is situated in the geographical region of Fennoscandia. The capital and largest city is Helsinki. Other major cities are Espoo, Vantaa, Tampere, Oulu and Turku.
Curling is a sport in which players slide stones on a sheet of ice towards a target area which is segmented into four concentric circles. It is related to bowls, boules and shuffleboard. Two teams, each with four players, take turns sliding heavy, polished granite stones, also called rocks, across the ice curling sheet towards the house, a circular target marked on the ice. Each team has eight stones, with each player throwing two. The purpose is to accumulate the highest score for a game; points are scored for the stones resting closest to the centre of the house at the conclusion of each end, which is completed when both teams have thrown all of their stones. A game usually consists of eight or ten ends.
The 2018 Winter Olympics, officially known as the XXIII Olympic Winter Games and commonly known as PyeongChang 2018, was an international winter multi-sport event that was held between 9 and 25 February 2018 in Pyeongchang County, Gangwon Province, South Korea, with the opening rounds for certain events held on 8 February 2018, the day before the opening ceremony.
Yusuke Morozumi is a Japanese curler from Karuizawa. He skipped the Japanese men's team at the 2018 Winter Olympics.
Anna Sloan is a Scottish curler. She was the longtime third for the Eve Muirhead rink. Representing Scotland, they won the 2011 European Championships, the 2013 World Championships, and the 2017 European Championships. Representing Great Britain, they won an Olympic bronze medal at the 2014 Sochi Games and finished fourth at the 2018 Pyeongchang Games.
Aku Kauste is a Finnish curler from Helsinki. He is currently the skip for the national team of Finland. Kauste is one of the most successful curling players in Finland, with over 20 medals in the Finnish Curling Championships.
Agnes Knochenhauer is a Swedish curler from Stockholm. She competed at 5 World Curling Championships and at the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi and 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, winning a silver and a gold medal respectively.
Oona Kauste is a Finnish curler from Helsinki. She is currently the skip of the Finnish National Women's team.
Kyle Smith is a Scottish curler from Guildtown, Perthshire. He is a former World Junior Champion skip.
Alexander Alexandrovich Krushelnitskiy is a Russian curler predominantly playing as skip.
Cameron "Cammy" Smith is a Scottish curler. Currently he plays on lead position in the team of his older brother Kyle Smith.
Kyle Waddell is a Scottish curler. He plays on third position in the team of Ross Paterson.
Jenny Perret is a Swiss female curler from Sutz. She and partner Martin Rios won the 2017 World Mixed Doubles Curling Championship. The pair also represented Switzerland at the 2018 Winter Olympics where they won a silver medal.
Glen Muirhead is a Scottish curler from Blair Atholl. He competed for Great Britain at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea. Glen's brother Thomas and sister Eve are also British curlers, and their father Gordon is also a former professional curler.
Lee Ki-jeong is a South Korean curler. He competed in the 2018 Winter Olympics.
Martin Rios is a Spanish-Swiss curler. He competed in the 2018 Winter Olympics in the mixed doubles tournament with partner Jenny Perret, winning a silver medal. He is two-time World Mixed Doubles Champion and 2011 European Mixed Champion. At the 2012 World Mixed Doubles Curling Championship he was partnered with Nadine Lehmann and at the 2017 World Mixed Doubles Curling Championship he was paired with Perret. Rios also won a bronze medal at the 2014 European Mixed Curling Championship.
Seong Se-hyeon is a South Korean curler. He competed in the 2018 Winter Olympics.
Julie Dall Høgh is a Danish curler. She competed in the 2018 Winter Olympics. Currently she plays second for Madeleine Dupont.
Mathilde Halse is a Danish curler. She competed in the 2018 Winter Olympics. Currently she plays lead for Madeleine Dupont.
Yulia Alexandrova Portunova is a Russian curler from Kaliningrad. She competed in the 2018 Winter Olympics. She played alternate for the Russian national women's curling team at the 2016 European Curling Championships.
Dominik Märki is a Swiss curler, currently living in Fayetteville, Arkansas.
Jennie Wåhlin is a Swedish curler from Stockholm.
James Douglas Lind is a Canadian former curler, then a coach. He led three different Japanese curling club teams at Olympic Games in 2014 Sochi and in 2018 PyeongChang as the national coach, and brought five bronze medals to Japanese women's team in 2018.
The World Curling Federation (WCF) is the world governing body for curling accreditation, with offices in Perth, Scotland. It was formed out of the International Curling Federation (ICF), when the push for Olympic Winter Sport status was made. The name was changed in 1990.
The World Curling Tour (WCT) is a group of curling bonspiels featuring the best male, female, and mixed doubles curlers in the world.
|This Finnish biographical article is a stub. You can help Wikipedia by expanding it.|