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Georg Smefjell

Full name: Georg Smefjell
Gender: Male
Height: 5-10 (179 cm)
Weight: 154 lbs (70 kg)
Born: June 9, 1937 in Mysen, Østfold, Norway
Died: December 6, 2015 in Oslo, Oslo, Norway
Affiliations: IK Tigrene, Oslo (NOR)
Country: NOR Norway
Sport: Ice Hockey

Biography

Georg Smefjell was born in Mysen, a town 70 km south-east of Oslo, but moved to the Norwegian capital as a teenager and soon excelled as a promising ice hockey player with the club Tigrene. At age 20 he was selected to the Norwegian national team, playing all seven games at the 1958 World Championship in Oslo. He played in total 62 official Olympic and World Championship matches for Norway, and was a team member at both the 1964 and 1968 Winter Olympics. Smefjell was Norwegian champion with Tigrene in 1961, and in 1969 was awarded the Golden Puck as Norway’s best player of the season. He retired as a player in 1971, and was selected that year as a board member to the Norwegian Ice Hockey Federation. During the 1970s he was responsible for the selection of players to the Norwegian national team. Later he had a career as a coach with the Oslo club Spartacus. Smefjell worked as a shipbroker until his retirement.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1964 Winter 26 Innsbruck Ice Hockey Men's Ice Hockey Norway NOR 10
1968 Winter 30 Grenoble Ice Hockey Men's Ice Hockey Norway NOR 11

Men's Ice Hockey

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result G AST PIM
1964 Winter 26 Innsbruck Ice Hockey Norway NOR Final Standings 10 1964-01-27 5 2 0
1964 Winter 26 Innsbruck Ice Hockey Norway NOR Consolation Round Match #4 2 1964-01-30 JPN 4, NOR 3 0 0 0
1964 Winter 26 Innsbruck Ice Hockey Norway NOR Consolation Round Match #5 2 1964-01-31 POL 4, NOR 2 0
1964 Winter 26 Innsbruck Ice Hockey Norway NOR Consolation Round Match #9 1 1964-02-02 NOR 9, ITA 2 3
1964 Winter 26 Innsbruck Ice Hockey Norway NOR Consolation Round Match #16 1 1964-02-05 NOR 6, HUN 1 0
1964 Winter 26 Innsbruck Ice Hockey Norway NOR Consolation Round Match #20 1 1964-02-06 NOR 4, ROU 2 0
1964 Winter 26 Innsbruck Ice Hockey Norway NOR Consolation Round Match #21 1 1964-02-08 NOR 8, AUT 2 1 2 0
1964 Winter 26 Innsbruck Ice Hockey Norway NOR Consolation Round Match #28 1 1964-02-09 NOR 8, YUG 4 1
1964 Winter 26 Innsbruck Ice Hockey Norway NOR Qualifying Round Match #2 2 1964-01-27 SUI 5, NOR 1 0 0 0
1968 Winter 30 Grenoble Ice Hockey Norway NOR Final Standings 11 1968-02-04 1 1 2
1968 Winter 30 Grenoble Ice Hockey Norway NOR Consolation Round Match #3 1 1968-02-08 NOR 4, FRA 1 1 0 0
1968 Winter 30 Grenoble Ice Hockey Norway NOR Consolation Round Match #6 2 1968-02-10 JPN 4, NOR 0 0 0 0
1968 Winter 30 Grenoble Ice Hockey Norway NOR Consolation Round Match #9 1 1968-02-12 NOR 5, AUT 4 0 0 0
1968 Winter 30 Grenoble Ice Hockey Norway NOR Consolation Round Match #11 1 1968-02-14 NOR 4, ROU 3 0 1 2
1968 Winter 30 Grenoble Ice Hockey Norway NOR Consolation Round Match #15 2 1968-02-17 YUG 3, NOR 2 0 0 0
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