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Lars Käll

Full name: Lars Gunnar Käll
Gender: Male
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)
Weight: 159 lbs (72 kg)
Born: November 19, 1933 in Stockholm, Stockholm, Sweden
Died: July 27, 2009 in Stockholm, Stockholm, Sweden
Affiliations: Vikingarnas SS, Stockholm (SWE)
Country: SWE Sweden
Sport: Sailing

Related Olympians: Brother of Stig Käll.

Biography

In the 1964 Flying Dutchmen event, Lars Käll and his brother Stig stopped one of their races to help rescue the Australian team of John Dawe and Ian Winter, after their boat had capsized. For this unselfish act, in 1967 they were awarded the International Fairplay Award by the IOC.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1964 Summer 30 Tokyo Sailing Mixed Two Person Heavyweight Dinghy Hayama SWE 18

Mixed Two Person Heavyweight Dinghy

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Partner Phase Unit Date PTS T
1964 Summer 30 Tokyo Sailing Hayama SWE Stig Käll Final Standings 1964-10-12 1,561
1964 Summer 30 Tokyo Sailing Hayama SWE Stig Käll Race One 1964-10-12 168 2-34:41
1964 Summer 30 Tokyo Sailing Hayama SWE Stig Käll Race Two 1964-10-13 277 2-33:09
1964 Summer 30 Tokyo Sailing Hayama SWE Stig Käll Race Three 1964-10-14 344 2-40:25
1964 Summer 30 Tokyo Sailing Hayama SWE Stig Käll Race Four 1964-10-15 193 2-03:38
1964 Summer 30 Tokyo Sailing Hayama SWE Stig Käll Race Five 1964-10-19 277 2-00:07
1964 Summer 30 Tokyo Sailing Hayama SWE Stig Käll Race Six 1964-10-20 277 2-07:51
1964 Summer 30 Tokyo Sailing Hayama SWE Stig Käll Race Seven 1964-10-21 193 2-21:14