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Yngve Holm

Biographical information

Medals OG
Gold 1
Silver 0
Bronze 0
Total 1
TypeCompeted in Olympic Games
Full nameYngve Robert•Holm
Used nameYngve•Holm
Born12 September 1895 in Västervik (SWE)
Died16 February 1943 in Stockholm (SWE)
AffiliationsNSS, Norrköping (SWE)
NOC Sweden


Yngve Holm was the brother of Tore Holm. Like his brother, Yngve designed innovative boats and ran his own shipyard in Ystad. Compared to Tore, Yngve was less successful in competitive racing. He died relatively young, at age 47.


Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal As
1920 Summer Olympics Sailing SWE Yngve Holm
40 metres², Open (Olympic) Sif 1 Gold

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