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Egil Søby

Biographical information

Medals OG
Gold 1
Silver 0
Bronze 1
Total 2
TypeCompeted in Olympic Games
SexMale
Full nameEgil Vike•Søby
Used nameEgil•Søby
Born25 November 1945 in Tønsberg (NOR)
Measurements195 cm / 90 kg
AffiliationsTønsberg KK, Tønsberg (NOR)
NOC Norway

Biography

Egil Søby had the following podium finishes at the Flatwater World Championships: 1st 1970 K4 10000 m (with Steinar Amundsen, Tore Berger, and Jan Johansen), 2nd 1966 K2 10000 m (with Jan Johansen), 2nd 1971 K2 10000 m (with Jan Johansen).

Results

Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal As
1968 Summer Olympics Canoe Sprint (Canoeing) NOR Egil Søby
Kayak Doubles, 1,000 metres, Men (Olympic) Jan Johansen DNS
Kayak Fours, 1,000 metres, Men (Olympic) Norway 1 Gold
1972 Summer Olympics Canoe Sprint (Canoeing) NOR Egil Søby
Kayak Fours, 1,000 metres, Men (Olympic) Norway 3 Bronze

Special Notes