I also have images of four photos taken by Jukka Gröndahl, photographer for Helsingin Sanomat.
Jukola 97 BAOC team page
|Van, Tapio, and Jorg
Friday afternoon, the tent is being set up.
|Late Friday, Trevor and Syd consider a practice run.|
|Van, Jorg, and Greg Saturday morning.
Looking across tent city toward the event center.
|The finish chutes and timing boards|
|Flags of all the participating countries
The US flags flies for the first time
|The team accompanied by a Venla team that happened to be walking by.|
|The main gate to Jyväs-Jukola|
|We show off our $400 pajamas|
|The Jukola mass start.
About half of the spectators to one side ...
|and another 10,000 on the other side.|
|Some runners near the back of the pack|
|The leaders of the 9:15 am catch-up mass start.
Van is around the bend, on the left some where.
|Greg Lennon leaving the Go control and heading for the bridge back onto the track.|
|The photo that appeared with the Helsingin Sanomat article about the team. An English translation of the article is available.|
|Filing into the tent city.|
|Mass start of the Venla. Check out the guy hanging off the bridge.|
|A leg one or two runner strides toward the finish.|