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Einar Rasmussen

Full name: Einar Magnar Rasmussen
Gender: Male
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)
Weight: 181 lbs (82 kg)
Born: July 16, 1956 in Oslo, Oslo, Norway
Affiliations: Flekkefjord KK, Flekkefjord (NOR)
Country: NOR Norway
Sport: Canoeing

Related Olympians: Brother of Ingeborg Rasmussen; Brother of Tone Rasmussen; Brother-in-law of Arne B. Sletsjøe.

Biography

Einar Rasmussen had the following podium finishes at the Flatwater World Championships: 1st 1975 K4 10000 m (with Steinar Amundsen, Andreas Orheim, and Olaf Søyland), 1st 1979 K2 1000 m (with Olaf Søyland), 1st 1981 K1 10000 m, 1st 1983 K1 10000 m, 2nd 1978 K2 1000 m (with Olaf Søyland), 2nd 1979 K1 10000 m, 2nd 1982 K1 10000 m, 3rd 1981 K1 1000 m, 3rd 1982 K1 1000 m, 3rd 1987 K1 10000 m.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1976 Summer 20 Montréal Canoeing Men's Kayak Fours, 1,000 metres Norway NOR 6
1984 Summer 28 Los Angeles Canoeing Men's Kayak Singles, 500 metres Norway NOR 4 h3r3/4
1984 Summer 28 Los Angeles Canoeing Men's Kayak Singles, 1,000 metres Norway NOR 6 h2r3/4
1984 Summer 28 Los Angeles Canoeing Men's Kayak Doubles, 1,000 metres Norway NOR 5 h3r3/4
1988 Summer 32 Seoul Canoeing Men's Kayak Singles, 500 metres Norway NOR 4 h3r3/4

Men's Kayak Singles, 500 metres

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T
1984 Summer 28 Los Angeles Canoeing Norway Semi-Finals Heat Three 4 1:52.02
1984 Summer 28 Los Angeles Canoeing Norway Repêchage Heat Two 1 QU 1:54.10
1984 Summer 28 Los Angeles Canoeing Norway Round One Heat Three 5 1:55.58
1988 Summer 32 Seoul Canoeing Norway Semi-Finals Heat Three 4 1:45.15
1988 Summer 32 Seoul Canoeing Norway Round One Heat Two 2 QU 1:44.50

Men's Kayak Singles, 1,000 metres

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T
1984 Summer 28 Los Angeles Canoeing Norway Semi-Finals Heat Two 6 4:09.77
1984 Summer 28 Los Angeles Canoeing Norway Round One Heat Three 3 QU 3:57.78

Men's Kayak Doubles, 1,000 metres

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Partner Phase Unit Date T
1984 Summer 28 Los Angeles Canoeing Norway NOR Harald Amundsen Semi-Finals Heat Three 1984-08-09 3:34.77
1984 Summer 28 Los Angeles Canoeing Norway NOR Harald Amundsen Repêchage Heat Two 1984-08-07 3:43.61
1984 Summer 28 Los Angeles Canoeing Norway NOR Harald Amundsen Round One Heat One 1984-08-07 3:44.60

Men's Kayak Fours, 1,000 metres

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Date T
1976 Summer 20 Montréal Canoeing Norway NOR Final Round 1976-07-31 3:12.28
1976 Summer 20 Montréal Canoeing Norway NOR Semi-Finals Heat One 1976-07-31 3:11.84
1976 Summer 20 Montréal Canoeing Norway NOR Round One Heat Three 1976-07-29 3:10.60