Ivar IVERSEN

Norway NOR

  • Games participations
    1
  • First Olympic Games
    Berlin 1936
  • Year of Birth
    1914
Olympic Results

Biography

Ivar IVERSEN

Born in Oslo, Ivar Iversen was a five-time Norwegian Champion in flatwater canoeing between 1936 and 1946. He competed in the Olympic Games in 1936, placing eighth in K1 1000 m, and at the 1948 World Championships was a member of the silver medal winning Norwegian relay team in K1 4x500 m together with Ivar Mathisen, Hans Martin Gulbrandsen, and Eivind Skabo), but he was not selected for the 1948 Olympic Team. Iversen worked as a salesman agent and office administrator in Oslo until his retirement. When he died in 2012, close to 98 years of age, Iversen was at the time the oldest Norwegian Olympian.

Olympic Results

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Olympic Results
Results Event Sport

Berlin 1936

#8
Kayak Singles, 1,000 metres
Kayak Singles, 1,000 metres Canoe Sprint