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Franklyn Keith Musto OBE (born 12 January 1936) is a British sailor and businessman. He competed at the 1964 Summer Olympics in Tokyo and won a silver medal in the Flying Dutchman class and was reserve in the Flying Dutchman class for the 1972 Summer Olympics in Munich.
Musto began sailing aged 15. After National Service, he began work with engineer Ken Pearce and began working on sailing masts and sails. He went on to become a leading dingy sailor winning national championships 5 classes between 1955 and 1963. He competed at the 1964 Tokyo Olympics in the Flying Dutchman class and won a silver medal along with Tony Morgan.
After the Olympics he set up a sailmaking business, Musto & Hyde, along with Eddie Hyde in Rayleigh, Essex. Eventually he concentrated solely on sailing and outdoor clothing with his company Musto Clothing.
In 1973 he worked with the Japanese Olympic Sailing team.
- Evans, Hilary; Gjerde, Arild; Heijmans, Jeroen; Mallon, Bill. "Keith Musto". Olympics at Sports-Reference.com. Sports Reference LLC.
- Musto Timeline
- "Musto put the records straight - Yachting World". Yachting World. 23 July 2007. Retrieved 28 November 2018.
- Keith Musto talks to Yachting World
- "No. 60728". The London Gazette (Supplement). 31 December 2013. p. 13.
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