Brakemen 2020

#1 Topi
Topi is a charming, friendly and honest gentleman – that's exactly what a Brakeman should be. During his long career, Topi achieved the absolute number one position in the Brakemen's hierarchy and will always be a role model for Brakemen. Every curve of the roller coaster forever remembers the cycles driven by the king of Linnanmäki. Topi worked as a Brakeman for the seasons 1975–2011 and his number 1 has been retired to honor Topi's long career as a Brakeman.

#2 Taavi
The top of the hierarchy and the person in charge. Working as an entrepreneur when not braking, Taavi enjoys the source of eternal youth in the fresh air and the positive atmosphere of the amusement park. A man whose feet are rooted in the train can revel up to 185 cycles during a high season day! This charmer started as a Brakeman in 1999 and in other position in Linnanmäki in 1997.

#3 Marko
Marko, or more familiarly Mauge, represents the more experienced end of the Brakeman work community. Marko, who originally started working in Linnanmäki in the games department, works as the shift manager of the hotel reception during the off-season. The father of three has a firm and confident grip on his work, not forgetting humor. In the work community Marko preserves the traditions of Brakemen and always welcomes new Brakemen in his own special way! This soccer lover started as a Brakeman in 2004 and in other position in Linnanmäki in 2000.

#4 Teemu
A captivating chef seasoned with humor and hair. A man who knows how to pay attention and has the ability to take everyone into account. This customer serving ice hockey enthusiast started as a Brakeman in 2010 and in other position in Linnanmäki in 2007.

#5 Gert
Gert has been the main instructor and teacher for the new Brakemen for years and is an important backbone of the work community! Gert started as a Brakeman in 2012 and in other position in Linnanmäki in 2009.

#6 Matias
This sound engineer working in a theatre is also a true amusement park encyclopedia. Knows roller coasters and their technology like his own pockets. Has visited more than 160 roller coasters around the world. Preserver of the history of Vuoristorata and a respecter of traditions. Matias also arranges guided tours to the secrets of Vuoristorata for different groups. Matias started as a Brakeman in 2013 and in other position in Linnanmäki in 2010.

#7 Waltteri
A joy pill of the Brakeman gang that brings real fun to the day! This chef enjoys the company of guests and the atmosphere of the kitchen, from where he jumps to the train for the summer! Waltteri started as a Brakeman in 2013.

#8 Lauri
Lauri enjoys working at the platform and has also been awarded for his customer service skills. The anchor of the Brakeman orienteering team at the famous and popular Jukola relay. This math teacher started as a Brakeman in 2014.

#9 Iiro
This exemplary and positive actuary who – thanks to his good physique – enjoys working behind the brake handle more than on the platform! Iiro started as a Brakeman in 2014.

#10 Panu
Panu, who studies mechanical engineering, has brought young enthusiasm and energy to Vuoristorata. Calm Panu started as a Brakeman in 2017 and in other position in Linnanmäki in 2015.

#11 Janne
After applying for several years, Janne became the only new Brakeman to complete the training in the summer of 2018. This mechanical engineering student is always a positive person with a high work ethic and a humble customer service attitude. We have been honored to have motivated and positive Janne as our co-worker! Janne started as a Brakeman in 2018 and in other position in Linnanmäki in 2013.

#12 Ilpo
A calm and joking gentleman who takes both colleagues and clients into account in his work. Ilpo's polite and cheerful smile lasts for the whole day and he brings joy to the day of others with his positive attitude. When studying at the university and at work, Ilpo maintains humble passion and motivation. In addition to braking, Ilpo loves skateboarding and headstanding. Ilpo started as a Brakeman in 2019 and in other position in Linnanmäki in 2015.

#13 Anna
Anna is the second female Brakeman in the history of Vuoristorata. Anna has at least as much will, determination and torque as the roller coaster's lift hill motor. This hockey player is studying to become a sports advisor. Anna started as a Brakeman in 2019 and in other position in Linnanmäki in 2018.

#14 Joni
Joni is an energetic and good-natured chap. He works with a smile and a twinkle in his eye. Joni, who is studying to be a teacher, skillfully serves both children and adults. He has been throwing a basket ball for more than ten years, and has also added gym training to his daily routine. Joni started as a Brakeman in 2019 and in other position in Linnanmäki in 2016.

#15 Matias jr.
This tall lad brings a lot of help to the jobs that require strength! A polite and cheerful gentleman who does his job with a professional touch. A man who studies pharmacy and enjoys the gym always brings a sensitive smile to the work community. Matias jr. started as a Brakeman in 2020 and in other position in Linnanmäki in 2016.

#16 Isak
Isak currently carries the bell, the symbol of the youngest Brakeman. This polite young man works with high motivation and a humble customer service attitude. Isak started studying computer sciences in the fall of 2020 and is a man who enjoys music and also does a lot of DJ gigs. This good-natured fellow started as a Brakeman in 2020 and in other position in Linnanmäki in 2017.