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Karl-Robert Ameln

Full name: Karl-Robert Ameln
Gender: Male
Born: September 4, 1919 in Stockholm, Stockholm, Sweden
Died: April 1, 2016 in Stockholm, Stockholm, Sweden
Affiliations: KSSS, Saltsjöbaden (SWE)
Country: SWE Sweden
Sport: Sailing

Medals: 1 Bronze (1 Total)

Biography

Born to a wealthy family, Karl-Robert Ameln started sailing at a young age, as his father Robert Ameln was the owner of the ship building company Jungnerholmarna and Oskarshamn shipyards. As a member of the Royal Swedish Yacht Club, Ameln competed at two Olympics, winning a bronze medal in the 1948 6 metre class and placing fourth in the same class in 1952. Educated as an engineer at the KTH Royal Institute of Technology, Ameln worked his entire career with the family businesses, serving as director of Oskarshamn shipyards from 1959-64 and director of Jungnerholmarna from 1959 until his retirement in 1981.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1948 Summer 28 London Sailing Mixed 6 metres Ali-Baba II SWE 3 Bronze
1952 Summer 32 Helsinki Sailing Mixed 6 metres May Be VII SWE 4

Mixed 6 metres

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Date PTS T
1948 Summer 28 London Sailing Ali-Baba II SWE Final Standings 1948-08-03 4,033
1948 Summer 28 London Sailing Ali-Baba II SWE Race One 1948-08-03 443 2-50:58
1948 Summer 28 London Sailing Ali-Baba II SWE Race Two 1948-08-04 841 2-36:17
1948 Summer 28 London Sailing Ali-Baba II SWE Race Three 1948-08-05 841 2-11:07
1948 Summer 28 London Sailing Ali-Baba II SWE Race Four 1948-08-06 1,142 2-13:13
1948 Summer 28 London Sailing Ali-Baba II SWE Race Five 1948-08-10 665 2-04:28
1948 Summer 28 London Sailing Ali-Baba II SWE Race Six 1948-08-11 [2-59:17]
1948 Summer 28 London Sailing Ali-Baba II SWE Race Seven 1948-08-12 101 2-45:30
1952 Summer 32 Helsinki Sailing May Be VII SWE Final Standings 1952-07-20 3,773
1952 Summer 32 Helsinki Sailing May Be VII SWE Race One 1952-07-20 841 2-29:08
1952 Summer 32 Helsinki Sailing May Be VII SWE Race Two 1952-07-21
1952 Summer 32 Helsinki Sailing May Be VII SWE Race Three 1952-07-22 443 2-30:40
1952 Summer 32 Helsinki Sailing May Be VII SWE Race Four 1952-07-23 665 2-48:43
1952 Summer 32 Helsinki Sailing May Be VII SWE Race Five 1952-07-26 841 2-45:15
1952 Summer 32 Helsinki Sailing May Be VII SWE Race Six 1952-07-27 443 2-38:16
1952 Summer 32 Helsinki Sailing May Be VII SWE Race Seven 1952-07-28 540 3-05:02
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