Namesakes

Olympic Medalists: 2 gold/silver, 1 bronze/silver, 1 silver
(gold/silver) Ville Ritola   1924; 1928   10000 m; 3000 m team; 5000 m  
(gold/silver) Ville Pörhölä   1920; 1932   shot put; hammer throw  
(bronze/silver) Ville Peltonen   1994; 1998; 2006; 2010   ice hockey  
(silver) Ville Nieminen   2006   ice hockey