Karen Hoff

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Karen Hoff
Karen Hoff 1948.jpg
Karen Hoff at the 1948 Olympics
Personal information
Born 29 May 1921
Vorup, Denmark
Died 29 February 2000 (aged 78)
Sport Canoe racing
Club Kano- og Kajakklubben Gudenaa, Randers

Karen Hoff (29 May 1921 – 29 February 2000) was a Danish sprint canoeist who competed in the late 1940s and early 1950s. She won a gold medal in the K-1 500 m event at the 1948 Olympics, as well as two medals at the ICF Canoe Sprint World Championships with a gold in K-2 500 m in 1948 and a silver in K-1 500 m in 1950.