Namesakes

Olympic Medalists: 1 bronze, 1 bronze/silver, 1 gold/bronze, 1 silver
(gold/bronze) Veli Saarinen   1932   cross-country skiing  
(silver) Simo Saarinen   1988   ice hockey  
(bronze) Mari Saarinen   2010   ice hockey  
(bronze/silver) Aino-Kaisa Saarinen   2010; 2014   cross-country skiing