Ivar Nilsson

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Ivar Nilsson
Ivar Nilsson 1962.jpg
Ivar Nilsson in 1962
Personal information
Born (1933-06-12) 12 June 1933 (age 84)
Göteborg, Sweden
Sport
Sport Speed skating
Club IK Wega, Göteborg

Ivar Bengt Nilsson (born 12 June 1933) is a retired Swedish speed skater who won a bronze all-round medal at the 1962 world championships. He competed at the 1960 and 1964 Winter Olympics in 500 m, 1,500 m and 10,000 m events with the best achievement of fourth place in 10,000 m in 1960.[1]

He is not related to his speed skating rival Jonny Nilsson.[2]

Personal bests:[1]

  • 500 m – 42.6 (1963)
  • 1500 m – 2:10.5 (1963)
  • 5000 m – 7:42.8 (1964)
  • 10000 m – 16:02.9 (1963)

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Ivar Nilsson Archived 2014-11-29 at the Wayback Machine.. sports-reference.com
  2. ^ Johnny Nilsson. munzinger.de