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Lennart Johansson

Full name: Rolf Lennart Johansson
Nickname(s): Tigern
Gender: Male
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)
Weight: 192 lbs (87 kg)
Born: June 7, 1941 in Sundsvall, Västernorrland, Sweden
Died: October 23, 2010 in Gävle, Gävleborg, Sweden
Affiliations: Brynäs IF, Gävle (SWE)
Country: SWE Sweden
Sport: Ice Hockey

Medals: 1 Silver (1 Total)

Biography

Defender Lennart Johansson, well-known by his nickname Tigern (Tiger), was one of the key players on the Brynäs IF team that dominated Swedish league play from 1964 through 1972. In that period, the club and Johansson won seven titles. His performances earned him selection for the Swedish national team, with which he won a silver medal at the 1964 Innsbruck Olympics. Johansson later became a coach, managing the Swedish team at the 1976 World Championships. He also coached Brynäs for a few seasons, earning an eight Swedish league title in 1980. He later worked for the Culture & Recreation department of the Gävle municipality.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1964 Winter 22 Innsbruck Ice Hockey Men's Ice Hockey Sweden SWE 2 Silver

Men's Ice Hockey

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result G AST PIM
1964 Winter 22 Innsbruck Ice Hockey Sweden SWE Final Standings 2 1964-01-27 0 1 2
1964 Winter 22 Innsbruck Ice Hockey Sweden SWE Final Round Match #5 2 1964-01-30 CAN 3, SWE 1 0 1 2
1964 Winter 22 Innsbruck Ice Hockey Sweden SWE Final Round Match #10 1 1964-02-01 SWE 7, USA 4 0 0 0
1964 Winter 22 Innsbruck Ice Hockey Sweden SWE Final Round Match #12 1 1964-02-02 SWE 7, FIN 0 0 0 0
1964 Winter 22 Innsbruck Ice Hockey Sweden SWE Final Round Match #16 1 1964-02-04 SWE 10, GER 2 0 0 0
1964 Winter 22 Innsbruck Ice Hockey Sweden SWE Final Round Match #18 1 1964-02-05 SWE 12, SUI 0 0 0 0
1964 Winter 22 Innsbruck Ice Hockey Sweden SWE Final Round Match #23 2 1964-02-07 URS 4, SWE 2 0 0 0
1964 Winter 22 Innsbruck Ice Hockey Sweden SWE Final Round Match #28 1 1964-02-08 SWE 8, TCH 3 0 0 0