Full name: Bodil Margrethe Svendsen (Thirstedt-)
Born: November 4, 1916 in Copenhagen, Hovedstaden, Denmark
Affiliations: Kastrup Kajak Klub, Kastrup, Tårnby (DEN)
Related Olympians: Wife of Axel Svendsen.
Bodil Thirstedt-Svendsen had the following podium finishes at the Flatwater World Championships: 1st 1948 K2 500 m (with Karen Hoff), 3rd 1938 K1 600 m, 3rd 1938 K2 600 m (with the non-Olympian Ruth Lange).
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