Hans Wetterström

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Hans Wetterström
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Personal information
Born 11 December 1923
Nyköping, Sweden
Died 17 November 1980 (aged 56)
Nyköping, Sweden
Sport Canoe sprint
Club Nyköpings Kanotklubb

Hans Wetterström (11 December 1923 – 17 November 1980) was a Swedish sprint canoer. He competed in the 10,000 m doubles event at the 1948, 1952 and 1956 Olympics and finished in first, second and fourth place, respectively.

Wetterström also won four medals at the ICF Canoe Sprint World Championships with two golds (K-2 10000 m: 1950, K-4 1000 m: 1948) and two silvers (K-4 1000 m: 1950, K-4 10000 m: 1954).