Jukka is a former competitive rower who has been with Takon soutajat for many years. He currently competes in the club´s recreational long boat rowers´ team and takes part of Viking Soutu, Pirkan Soutu and Sulkavan Soutu rowing events. He also keeps up his rowing skills with Olympic class rowing. Jukka has been involved in Tako´s Indoor Rowing Classes for over 15 years.