Brakemasters 2021

#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 unique atmosphere of Vuoristorata. 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 Brakemaster in 1999 and in an other position in Linnanmäki in 1997.

#3 Marko
Marko, or more familiarly Mauge, represents the more experienced end of the Brakemaster 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 Brakemasters and always welcomes new Brakemasters in his own special way! This bearded soccer lover started as a Brakemaster in 2004 and in other position in Linnanmäki in 2000.

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

#5 Gert
Gert, who studies food sciences at the university and enjoys sailing in his free time, has been the main instructor and mentor for the new Brakemasters for years and is an important backbone of the work community! Gert started as a Brakemaster in 2012 and in other position in Linnanmäki in 2009.

#6 Matias
This sound engineer is also an amusement park encyclopedia. Matias knows roller coasters and their technology like the back of his hand and is also a preserver of the history of Vuoristorata and a respecter of its traditions. Aside from braking the train, Matias enjoys music, movies and cycling. Matias started as a Brakemaster in 2013 and in other position in Linnanmäki in 2010.

#7 Waltteri
The joy pill of the Brakemaster gang that brings real fun to every workday! Waltteri, who enjoys being with people, is studying to be a teacher, and jumps from the school bench to the back of the roller coaster train for the summer! Waltteri started as a Brakemaster in 2013.

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

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

#10 Panu
Panu, who studies mechanical engineering, brings young enthusiasm and energy to Vuoristorata, and always works with calm and assertive attitude. Panu started as a Brakemaster in 2017 and in other position in Linnanmäki in 2015.

#11 Riku
Esimerkillinen ja nöyrä nuorekas Jarrumestari, jolla on hyvät asiakaspalvelutaidot. Rikulla riittää vääntöä ja voimaa pitkiin ajovuoroihin, ja on mies joka jaksaa hymyillä myös raskaina sesonkipäivinä. Riku aloitti Jarrumestarina 2016 ja Linnanmäellä muissa tehtävissä 2015.

#12 Janne
This guitar-playing 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 Janne as our co-worker! Janne started as a Brakemaster in 2018 and in other position in Linnanmäki in 2013.

#13 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 Brakemaster in 2019 and in other position in Linnanmäki in 2015.

#14 Anna
Anna is the second female Brakemaster in the history of Vuoristorata. Anna has at least as much will, determination and torque as the roller coaster's lift hill motor, and more energy and tenacy than Little My. This ice hockey playing sports advisor started as a Brakemaster in 2019 and in other position in Linnanmäki in 2018.

#15 Joni
Joni is an energetic and good-natured chap. He always works with 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 Brakemaster in 2019 and in other position in Linnanmäki in 2016.

#16 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 Brakemaster in 2020 and in other position in Linnanmäki in 2016.

#17 Isak
Isak currently carries the bell, the symbol of the youngest Brakemaster. This polite young man works with high motivation and a humble customer service attitude. Isak studies computer sciences, enjoys music and also does DJ gigs in his spare time. This good-natured fellow started as a Brakemaster in 2020 and in other position in Linnanmäki in 2017.