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Cornelis Hin

Full name: Cornelis Nicolaas Hin
Gender: Male
Born: October 6, 1869 in Den Helder, Noord-Holland, Netherlands
Died: October 21, 1944 in Bloemendaal, Noord-Holland, Netherlands
Country: NED Netherlands
Sport: Sailing

Related Olympians: Father of Johan Hin; Father of Frans Hin.

Medals: 1 Gold (1 Total)

Biography

Cornelis Hin was the father of the other crew members [Johan] and [Frans Hin]. Hin was the son of a pilot skipper, and initially worked as a teacher, but in 1905 he founded a hosiery mill in Haarlem. Cornelis sailed the first race, and the second race that was later repeated, replacing his younger son Frans. In 1923, he became the first Dutch Champion in the 12 ft class. In 1924, he was entered for the Monotype Class but acquired rheumatism and was replaced by his son, Johan, who was his reserve. Beside sailing, Cornelis Hin was an enthusiastic official of the football club HFC Haarlem.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1920 Summer 50 Antwerpen Sailing Mixed 12 foot Beatrijs III-1 NED 1 Gold

Mixed 12 foot

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Date PTS T
1920 Summer 50 Antwerpen Sailing Beatrijs III-1 NED Final Standings 1920-07-07 4
1920 Summer 50 Antwerpen Sailing Beatrijs III-1 NED Race One 1920-07-07 1-04:56
1920 Summer 50 Antwerpen Sailing Beatrijs III-1 NED Race Two 1920-07-08
1920 Summer 50 Antwerpen Sailing Beatrijs III-1 NED Race Two Re-run 1920-09-03 2-14:10
1920 Summer 50 Antwerpen Sailing Beatrijs III-1 NED Race Three 1920-09-03 1-14:28
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