Place of Birth: Lahti, Finland
Current Residence: Helsinki, Finland
Language(s): Finnish, English, Swedish, German
International Debut: 2004, Tallinn, Estonian Ebu
Professional Since: I played my first tournament under 12 class.
National Team Member: 2004
Q & A
Any previous Olympics Games competed in and results?
"Beijing 2008, result 9-16, London 2012, 17-32"
When and where you began playing, and why this sport?
"I started playing in 1995, to become better in my then first priority sport football. I started playing at my summerhouse."
Your equipment sponsor and current racket model?
"I play with Victor Jetspeed."
Memorable sporting achievements?
"My first match in Beijing Olympics in 2008. Getting handwritten letter from the president of Finland after my match in London Olympics 2012 and him and his wife giving me standing ovation after the match in that very same match."
Sporting awards / Honours (so far)?
"Some awards in Finland. Like Sisuknife from the Finnish Olympic Committee for my performance in Beijing 2008."
"To become best possible version of myself on court."
In The News
30 July, 2012
London 2012: Day 3 - Session 3: Korea’s Top Guns Bow Out