He competed in the 1968 Winter Olympics. He was one of the most successful long-distance cross-country skiers of the 1970s. In 1973, he won Vasaloppet, as second person from Finland. He also won the Finlandia-hiihto in Finland and König-Ludwig-Lauf in West Germany.
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- "Vasaloppet" (PDF) (in Swedish). Vasaloppet. Retrieved 30 November 2013.