Jari Risku

Assigned to: Coach Mentor - China

Team Finland – 2009-present (Senior Team)…2008-present (Under 18 Team)

Medals won: Olympic Winter Games (2010 Bronze)…IIHF World Women’s Championship (2011 Bronze)

Other Hockey Experience: Coach at Finnish Flash Camp Vuokatti Sport Institute by Teemu Selänne 2007-09…Coach at Great Skate Hockey Camp in Turku Finland (Organized by ex-NHL players Petri Skriko, Hannu Virta and Cristian Ruuttu) 2002-06…Played with Junior National team 1981-86…Played Men’s Top League and Division I 1984-88… Total 15 years playing and 11 years coaching / being Head of Coaching club level

Personal Information: Currently resides in Alavus, Finland…Hometown Helsinki, Finland…Head Coach Team Oriflame Kuortane in Kuortane Sport Institute and Specific Sport High School (most of Finland’s top Under 18 players attend this school)

Why have you joined AMP? I want to share my knowledge and improve my own knowledge from other countries’ coaches as well as meet new friends.

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