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Josef Kalt

Full name: Josef Kalt (-Arnet)
Gender: Male
Born: September 20, 1920
Died: February 21, 2012
Affiliations: See-Club Zug, Zug (SUI)
Country: SUI Switzerland
Sport: Rowing

Related Olympians: Brother of Hans Kalt.

Medals: 1 Silver (1 Total)

Biography

Together with his younger brother [Hans], Josef Kalt won Olympic silver in coxless pairs in 1948. Coached by [Karl Schmid] and representing See-Club Zug, the Kalt brothers were the Swiss coxless pairs champions in 1943-45 and 1947-48, while finishing second in 1946. Josef Kalt retired from sports after the 1948 Olympics and later worked in a family owned printing company Kalt-Bucher Druck AG in Zug.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1948 Summer 27 London Rowing Men's Coxless Pairs Switzerland SUI 2 Silver

Men's Coxless Pairs

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Partner Phase Unit T
1948 Summer 27 London Rowing Switzerland SUI Hans Kalt Final Round 7:23.9
1948 Summer 27 London Rowing Switzerland SUI Hans Kalt Semi-Finals Heat One 7:47.3
1948 Summer 27 London Rowing Switzerland SUI Hans Kalt Round One Heat One 7:20.4
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