Åke Lassas

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Åke Lassas
Medal record
Men's ice hockey
Competitor for  Sweden
World Championships
Silver medal – second place Paris 1951 Team
Bronze medal – third place Stockholm 1954 Team
Olympic Games
Bronze medal – third place 1952 Oslo Team

Åke Erik Lassas[1] (21 August 1924 in Leksand, Sweden - 16 April 2009) was a Swedish ice hockey player who represented his country at the 1952 Winter Olympics in Oslo, winning the bronze medal in the team competition. He was born on August 21, 1924 in Leksand and died on April 16, 2009. He played club hockey for Leksands IF, winning the inaugural Guldpucken award in 1956 given to the best player in the Swedish league.[2]


  1. ^ "Official source: Olympic medalists". Olympic.org. Retrieved December 25, 2010. 
  2. ^ "Åke Lassas". Eliteprospects.com. Retrieved December 25, 2010.