You Are Here > SR/Olympics > Summer Games > 1948 London > Canoeing > Women's Kayak Singles, 500 metres

Canoeing at the 1948 London Summer Games:

Women's Kayak Singles, 500 metres Round One

Canoeing at the 1948 Summer Games: Next Summer Games

Events:
Phases:

Host City: London, Great Britain
Venue(s): Henley Royal Regatta Course, Henley-on-Thames
Date Started: August 12, 1948
Date Finished: August 12, 1948
Format: Top four in each heat advanced to the final.

Gold: DEN Karen Hoff
Silver: NED Lida van der Anker-Doedens
Bronze: AUT Fritzi Schwingl

Round One Heat One

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC T
1 Růžena Košťálová 24 Czechoslovakia TCH 2:39.6 QU/OB
2 Sylvi Saimo 33 Finland FIN 2:41.7 QU
3 Anna Van Marcke 24 Belgium BEL 2:44.7 QU
4 Catherine Vautrin France FRA 2:45.2 QU
5 Joyce Richards Great Britain GBR 3:00.1

Round One Heat Two

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC T
1 Karen Hoff 27 Denmark DEN 2:32.2 QU/OB
2 Lida van der Anker-Doedens 25 Netherlands NED 2:35.4 QU
3 Fritzi Schwingl 26 Austria AUT 2:35.7 QU
4 Klára Bánfalvi-Fried 17 Hungary HUN 2:37.5 QU
5 Ingrid Apelgren 25 Sweden SWE 2:38.5