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Folke Alnevik

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Sport  Athletics
Name  Folke Alnevik
Event(s)  400 m
Role  Olympic athlete

Club  I14 IF, Gavle
Height  1.82 m
Weight  70 kg
Folke Alnevik

Born  31 December 1919 (age 95) (1919-12-31) Arbra, Sweden
Olympic medals  Athletics at the 1948 Summer Olympics – Men's 4 × 400 metres relay
Similar People  Rune Larsson, Mal Whitfield, Cliff Bourland

Personal best(s)  400 m – 48.1 (1947)

Arvid Folke Alnevik (born 31 December 1919) is a former Swedish sprinter who specialized in the 400 metres. He had his best results in the 4×400 metre relay, winning bronze medals at the 1946 European Championships and 1948 Summer Olympics. Alnevik was a career military officer and retired with the rank of major. After that he worked as a sports functionary and was a driving force behind promotion of golf in Gävle area.


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