|Full name Simon Willem Korver|
Name Simon Korver
Class(es) Flying Dutchman
|Height 1.83 m (6.0 ft)|
|Born 11 June 1940 (age 75) (1940-06-11) Amsterdam|
Club Watersport Vereniging De Koenen
Coach Jacques Stap 1968 & 1972
Simon Willem Korver (born 11 June 1940 in Amsterdam) is a sailor from the Netherlands, who represented his native country at the 1972 Summer Olympics in Kiel, Germany. With helmsmen Fred Imhoff Korver took the 10th place in the Flying Dutchman. After the Munich massacre during the 1972 Summer Olympics Korver was in doubt if and how to continue. Jacques Stap the course area coach finally made him to continue to finish the series.
Korver was the substitute for the Flying Dutchman during the 1968 Olympics.