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Canoeing at the 1948 London Summer Games:

Women's Kayak Singles, 500 metres

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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: Final only.

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

Final Standings

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC Medal
1 Karen Hoff 27 Denmark DEN Gold OB
2 Lida van der Anker-Doedens 25 Netherlands NED Silver
3 Fritzi Schwingl 26 Austria AUT Bronze
4 Klára Bánfalvi-Fried 17 Hungary HUN
5 Růžena Košťálová 24 Czechoslovakia TCH
6 Sylvi Saimo 33 Finland FIN
7 Anna Van Marcke 24 Belgium BEL
8 Catherine Vautrin France FRA
5 h1r1/2 Joyce Richards Great Britain GBR
5 h2r1/2 Ingrid Apelgren 25 Sweden SWE