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The ultimate symbol of Sisu

17 May 2023

6:00 AM

17 May 2023

6:00 AM

For Finnish people, the concept of sisu cannot be directly interpreted. Roughly translated, it means strength, perseverance, and a firm determination to keep going in the face of adversity. It is best summarised as a collective inner strength called upon during challenging times.

The term helps explain Finland’s dominance in sports based on physical endurance.

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