Sipke Castelein

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Sipke Castelein
Sipke Castelein, Sjoerd Wartena, van Dam 1963.jpg
Castelein (left) and Sjoerd Wartena in 1963
Personal information
Full name Sipke Taeke Castelein
Born (1941-04-19) 19 April 1941 (age 77)
Workum, the Netherlands
Height 1.93 m (6 ft 4 in)
Weight 77 kg (170 lb)
Sport Rowing
Club Nereus, Amsterdam

Sipke Taeke Castelein (born 19 April 1941) is a retired Dutch rower. He competed at the 1964 Summer Olympics in the coxless fours, together with Jim Enters, Herman Boelen and Sjoerd Wartena, and finished in fourth place.[1][2] He won a silver medal in the coxed pairs at the 1963 European Championships.[3]


  1. ^ Evans, Hilary; Gjerde, Arild; Heijmans, Jeroen; Mallon, Bill. "Sipke Castelein". Olympics at Sports Reference LLC. 
  2. ^ Sipke Castelein at FISA
  3. ^ Rudern – Europameisterschaften (Herren – Zweier m. Stm.).

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