Louis De Ridder

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Louis De Ridder
Louis De Ridder 1922.jpg
De Ridder in 1922
Personal information
Born 9 June 1902
Antwerp, Belgium
Died 5 May 1981 (aged 78)
Sport
Sport Ice hockey, speed skating, bobsleigh
Club CSHB, Brussels
Achievements and titles
Personal best(s) 500 m – 52.8 (1924)
1500 m – 3:01.8 (1924)
5000 m – 10:35.2 (1925)

Louis De Ridder (9 June 1902 – 5 May 1981) was a Belgian athlete who competed in ice hockey, speed skating and bobsleigh at the 1924 and 1936 Winter Olympics. His best achievement was fifth place in the four-man bobsleigh event in 1936. As a speed skater, he placed 19th in both the 500 m and 1500 m events in 1924. He was part of the Belgian ice hockey teams that finished 7th and 13th in 1924 and 1936, respectively.[1] He won two medals at the Ice Hockey European Championships in 1924 and 1927.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Louis De Ridder. Sports Reference.com
  2. ^ Tomasz Malolepszy (2013). European Ice Hockey Championship Results: Since 1910. Scarecrow Press. pp. 12, 17. ISBN 978-0-8108-8782-4. 

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