Josefin Olsson

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Josefin Olsson
Medal record
Representing  Sweden
World Championships
Gold medal – first place 2008 Vilareal de Santo Antonio Europe
Silver medal – second place 2014 Santander Laser Radial

Josefin Olsson (born 23 August 1989, in Nyköping) is a Swedish sports sailor.[1][2] At the 2012 Summer Olympics, she competed in the Women's Laser Radial class, finishing in 18th place. She competed in the same event at the 2016 Olympics, finishing in 6th place.[2]


As of 3 August 2018[3]
Year Competition Venue Position Event
2006 Europe World Championships Copenhagen, Denmark 13th Europe class
2008 Europe World Championships Vilareal de Santo Antonio, Portugal 1st Europe class
2009 Laser Radial World Championships Karatsu, Japan 36th Laser Radial class
2010 Laser Radial World Championships Largs, UK 20th Laser Radial class
2011 ISAF Sailing World Championships Perth, AUS 13th Laser Radial class
2012 Laser Radial World Championships Boltenhagen, Germany 18th Laser Radial class
Olympic Games Weymouth and Portland, UK 18th Laser Radial class
2013 Laser Radial World Championships Rizhao, China 6th Laser Radial class
2014 ISAF Sailing World Championships Santander, Spain 2nd Laser Radial class
2015 Laser Radial World Championships Al Mussanah, Oman 5th Laser Radial class
2016 Laser Radial European Championships Gran Canaria, Spain 2nd Laser Radial class
Olympic Games Rio de Janeiro, Brazil 6th Laser Radial class


  1. ^ "Josefin Olsson". London 2012. The London Organising Committee of the Olympic Games and Paralympic Games Limited. Archived from the original on 28 January 2013. Retrieved 13 September 2012.
  2. ^ a b "Josefin Olsson Bio, Stats, and Results". Olympics at Retrieved 3 August 2018.
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