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Lennart Klingström

Full name: Lennart Klas Valdemar Klingström
Gender: Male
Born: April 18, 1916 in Österåker, Stockholm, Sweden
Died: July 5, 1994 in Danderyd, Stockholm, Sweden
Affiliations: Brunnsvikens Kanotklubb, Stockholm (SWE)
Country: SWE Sweden
Sport: Canoeing

Medals: 1 Gold (1 Total)

Biography

Lennart Klingström had the following podium finishes at the Flatwater World Championships: 1st 1948 K1 4×500 m (with [Lars Glassér], [Gert Fredriksson], and the non-Olympian Lars Helsvik), 1st 1948 K4 1000 m (with [Hans Berglund], [Gunnar Åkerlund], and [Hans Wetterström]), 1st 1950 K1 4×500 m (with [Lars Glassér], [Ingemar Hedberg], and [Gert Fredriksson]), 2nd 1950 K1 500 m.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1948 Summer 32 London Canoeing Men's Kayak Doubles, 1,000 metres Sweden SWE 1 Gold

Men's Kayak Doubles, 1,000 metres

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Partner Phase Unit Date
1948 Summer 32 London Canoeing Sweden SWE Hans Berglund Final Round 1948-08-12
1948 Summer 32 London Canoeing Sweden SWE Hans Berglund Round One Heat Two 1948-08-12
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