Olle Åkerlund

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Olle Åkerlund
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Personal information
Born 28 September 1911
Annedal, Sweden
Died 4 February 1978 (aged 66)
Stockholm, Sweden
Sport Sailing
Club Royal Swedish Yacht Club

Olle Erik Cyrus Åkerlund (28 September 1911 – 4 February 1978) was a Swedish sailor. He was a crew member of the Swedish boat Bissbi that won the gold medal in the 6 m class at the 1932 Summer Olympics. The boat was owned by his father Erik, who was a publisher and entrepreneur.[1][2]


  1. ^ "Olle Åkerlund". Olympics at Sports-Reference.com. Sports Reference LLC. 
  2. ^ Olle Åkerlund. Swedish Olympic Committee