Hakon Barfod

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Hakon Barfod
Medal record
Men's sailing
Representing  Norway
Olympic Games
Gold medal – first place 1948 London Dragon
Gold medal – first place 1952 Helsinki Dragon

Hakon Barfod (August 17, 1926 – November 4, 2013)[1] was a Norwegian sailor and Olympic champion. He was born in Oslo. He competed at the 1948 Summer Olympics in London, where he received a gold medal in the dragon class as crew member on the boat Pan.[2][3]

He competed at the 1952 Summer Olympics in Helsinki, where he again received a gold medal with Pan.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Håkon Barfod's obituary Archived 2013-11-11 at the Wayback Machine. (in Norwegian)
  2. ^ "1948 Summer Olympics – London, United Kingdom – Sailing" Archived 2007-08-30 at the Wayback Machine. databaseOlympics.com (Retrieved on April 18, 2008)
  3. ^ kysten rundt - Klassisk Treseiler Klubb "Håkon Barfod"
  4. ^ "1952 Summer Olympics – Helsinki, Finland – Sailing" Archived 2007-08-27 at the Wayback Machine. databaseOlympics.com (Retrieved on April 18, 2008)