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Knut Østby

Biographical information

Medals OG
Gold 0
Silver 1
Bronze 0
Total 1
TypeCompeted in Olympic Games
SexMale
Full nameKnut•Østby
Used nameKnut•Østby
Nick/petnamesBalder
Born12 November 1922 in Modum (NOR)
Died6 August 2010 in Sandvika, Bærum (NOR)
AffiliationsBærum KK, Bærum (NOR)
NOC Norway

Biography

Knut Østby had the following podium finishes at the Flatwater World Championships: 2nd 1950 K2 1000 m (with Ivar Mathisen).

Results

Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal As
1948 Summer Olympics Canoe Sprint (Canoeing) NOR Knut Østby
Kayak Doubles, 1,000 metres, Men (Olympic) Ivar Mathisen 4
Canoe Marathon (Canoeing) NOR Knut Østby
Kayak Doubles, 10,000 metres, Men (Olympic) Ivar Mathisen 2 Silver
1952 Summer Olympics Canoe Sprint (Canoeing) NOR Knut Østby
Kayak Doubles, 1,000 metres, Men (Olympic) Ivar Mathisen 5
Canoe Marathon (Canoeing) NOR Knut Østby
Kayak Doubles, 10,000 metres, Men (Olympic) Ivar Mathisen 5
1956 Summer Olympics Canoe Sprint (Canoeing) NOR Knut Østby
Kayak Singles, 1,000 metres, Men (Olympic) 4 h1 r1/2
Canoe Marathon (Canoeing) NOR Knut Østby
Kayak Singles, 10,000 metres, Men (Olympic) 8

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