Egil Søby

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Egil Søby
Egil Søby, Tore Berger 1968.jpg
Søby (left) in 1968
Personal information
Born25 November 1945 (1945-11-25) (age 75)
Tønsberg, Norway[1]
Height195 cm (6 ft 5 in)
Weight90 kg (198 lb)
Sport
SportCanoe racing
ClubTønsberg KK[1]

Egil Vike Søby (born 25 November 1945) is a retired Norwegian sprint canoeist. He competed in the four-man 1000 m sprint at the 1968 and 1972 Olympics and won a gold and a bronze medal, respectively.[1] Between 1966 and 1971 Søby collected six medals in various events at the world and European championships, including two gold medals in K-4 10,000 m.[2][3][4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c Egil Søby. sports-reference.com
  2. ^ Kanurennsport - Weltmeisterschaften (Herren - 10000m), Kanu - Europameisterschaften (Herren - 10.000m). sport-komplett.de
  3. ^ "ICF medalists for Olympic and World Championships – Part 1: flatwater (now sprint): 1936–2007" (PDF). Archived from the original on 21 January 2009. Retrieved 5 January 2010.CS1 maint: bot: original URL status unknown (link)
  4. ^ "ICF medalists for Olympic and World Championships – Part 2: rest of flatwater (now sprint) and remaining canoeing disciplines: 1936–2007" (PDF). Archived from the original on 9 November 2009. Retrieved 9 November 2009.CS1 maint: bot: original URL status unknown (link)

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