Full name: Bengt Olof Backlund
Born: March 3, 1926 in Stockholm, Stockholm, Sweden
Died: July 11, 2006 in JÃ¶nkÃ¶ping, JÃ¶nkÃ¶ping, Sweden
Affiliations: KanotfÃ¶reningen Kanotisterna, SÃ¶dertÃ¤lje (SWE)
Related Olympians: Father of GÃ¶ran Backlund.
Bengt Backlund had the following podium finishes at the Flatwater World Championships: 3rd 1950 C1 1000 m, 3rd 1950 C1 10000 m.
|1952 Summer||26||Helsinki||Canoeing||Men's Canadian Singles, 10,000 metres||Sweden||SWE||4|
|1952 Summer||26||Helsinki||Canoeing||Sweden||Final Standings||4||59:02.8|