Athlete Bio
Ilkka Nummisto

Years Active: 1983-1994
Born: 1944-04-24
Height: 1.86 m (6' 1")
Weight: 129 kg (284 lbs)

International Contests: 15
International Contest Wins: 0
WSM Appearances: 5
WSM Finals: 5
Best WSM Finish: 3rd
Date Contest Contest Type Location Placing
1990-08-18 1990 WSM FinalWorld's Strongest Man Joensuu, Finland 3 of 8
1992-10-03 1992 WSM FinalWorld's Strongest Man Reykjavík, Iceland 8 of 10
1986-11-21 1986 WSM FinalWorld's Strongest Man Nice, France 7 of 8
1988 1988 WSM FinalWorld's Strongest Man Budapest, Hungary 5 of 8
1989-08-20 1989 WSM FinalWorld's Strongest Man San Sebastián, Spain 6 of 8
1983 1983 Viking 83Nordic Strongest Man Sundsvall, Sweden 6 of 8
1992 1992 Europe's Strongest ManEurope's Strongest Man Denmark 10 of 10
1991 1991 Europe's Strongest ManEurope's Strongest Man England 8 of 8
1989 1989 Europe's Strongest ManEurope's Strongest Man Iceland 10 of 10
1987 1987 Europe's Strongest ManEurope's Strongest Man Netherlands 6 of 10
1987-10-16 1987 Défi Mark Ten InternationalDéfi Mark Ten International Montréal, Canada 8 of 10
1990 1990 World Muscle Power ClassicWorld Muscle Power Classic Glasgow, Scotland 13 of 15
1988 1988 World Muscle Power ClassicWorld Muscle Power Classic East Kilbride, Scotland 6 of 6
1994 1994 European HerculesEuropean Hercules Oulu, Finland 8 of 14
1992 1992 Strongest Man in EuropeStrongest Man in Europe Budapest, Hungary 2 of 7
Date Contest Event Result Placing
1992-10-03 1992 WSM FinalHúsafell Stone 8 of 10
1992-10-03 1992 WSM FinalPlane Pull 5 of 10
1992-10-03 1992 WSM FinalFront Hold 41.69 s 5 of 10
1992-10-03 1992 WSM FinalWeight Throw 8 of 10
1992-10-03 1992 WSM FinalRock Press 10 of 10
1992-10-03 1992 WSM FinalLoading Race 9 of 10
1992-10-03 1992 WSM FinalMax Deadlift 425 kg 3 of 10
1992-10-03 1992 WSM FinalTruck Pull 9 of 10
1990-08-18 1990 WSM FinalBack Load Carry 3 of 8
1990-08-18 1990 WSM FinalLoading Race 5 in 39.00 s 4 of 8
1990-08-18 1990 WSM FinalFront Hold 3 of 8
1990-08-18 1990 WSM FinalRock Press 8 of 8
1990-08-18 1990 WSM FinalMedley 86.00 s 2 of 8
1990-08-18 1990 WSM FinalBack Lift 925 kg 1 of 8
1990-08-18 1990 WSM FinalTruck Pull 35.62 s 7 of 8
1990-08-18 1990 WSM FinalArm Over Arm Pull 57.52 s 5 of 8
1989-08-20 1989 WSM FinalLoading Race 5 of 8
1989-08-20 1989 WSM FinalTruck Pull 6 of 8
1989-08-20 1989 WSM FinalCart Carry 4 of 8
1989-08-20 1989 WSM FinalCrucifix Hold 7 of 8
1989-08-20 1989 WSM FinalStone to Shoulder 1 rep 4 of 8
1989-08-20 1989 WSM FinalFarmer's Walk 69 m 4 of 8
1989-08-20 1989 WSM FinalMax Log Lift 6 of 8
1989-08-20 1989 WSM FinalCar Flip 7 of 8
1988 1988 WSM FinalMcGlashen Stones 4 implements 3 of 8
1988 1988 WSM FinalWeight Throw 4 of 8
1988 1988 WSM FinalCarry & Drag 3 of 8
1988 1988 WSM FinalFront Hold 39.00 s 5 of 8
1988 1988 WSM FinalMax Log Lift 6 of 8
1988 1988 WSM FinalTruck Pull 5 of 8
1988 1988 WSM FinalMax Deadlift
(Partial deadlift)
480 kg 2 of 8
1988 1988 WSM FinalLoading Race 3 of 8
1987 1987 Défi Mark Ten InternationalBack Load Carry 47.17 s 4 of 10
1987 1987 Défi Mark Ten InternationalWheelbarrow Carry
(One drop allowed)
8 of 10
1987 1987 Défi Mark Ten InternationalBack Lift
(Partial lift)
5 of 10
1987 1987 Défi Mark Ten InternationalWeight Throw
(25 kg rock, for distance)
7 of 10
1986-11-21 1986 WSM FinalLoading Race 0 6 of 8
1986-11-21 1986 WSM FinalMax Deadlift 0 6 of 8
1986-11-21 1986 WSM FinalTug of War 0 8 of 8
1986-11-21 1986 WSM FinalCrucifix Hold
(12.5 kg / hand)
8 of 8
1986-11-21 1986 WSM FinalCar Flip 0 7 of 8
1986-11-21 1986 WSM FinalMcGlashen Stones
(70 to 150 kg)
3 of 8
1986-11-21 1986 WSM FinalCarry & Drag 3 of 8
1986-11-21 1986 WSM FinalArm Over Arm Pull 3 of 8
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