Steinar Amundsen

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Steinar Amundsen
Steinar Amundsen 1968.jpg
Amundsen in 1968
Personal information
Born 4 July 1945 (1945-07-04) (age 71)
Bærum, Norway[1]
Height 195 cm (6 ft 5 in)
Weight 88 kg (194 lb)
Sport Canoe racing
Club Bærum KK[1]

Steinar Amundsen (born 4 July 1945) is a retired Norwegian sprint canoeist who mostly competed in four-man events. He won a world title in 1970 and 1975,[2][3] a European title in 1969,[4] and an Olympic gold medal in 1968, placing third at the 1972 Games. His younger brother Harald was also an Olympic canoeist.[1]