Robert Hedin

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Robert Hedin
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Hedin in 2009
Personal information
Born2 February 1966 (1966-02-02) (age 55)
Ystad, Sweden
Height198 cm (6 ft 6 in)
Weight97 kg (214 lb)
Sport Handball
ClubCB Calpisa, Alicante
GWD Minden
Medal record
Representing Flag of Sweden.svg  Sweden
Olympic Games
Silver medal icon (S initial).svg 1992 Barcelona Team
Silver medal icon (S initial).svg 1996 Atlanta Team
World Championships
Bronze medal icon (B initial).svg 1993 Sweden Team
European Championships
Gold medal icon (G initial).svg 1994 Portugal Team

Gunnar Robert Hedin (born 2 February 1966) is a Swedish handball coach and retired player who won silver medals at the 1992 and 1996 Summer Olympics. He also won a bronze medal at the 1993 World Championships, playing alongside his younger brother Tony. [1] In 2008 he became coach of the Norwegian national handball team. [2] As of 2018, he is the head coach of the United States men's national handball team. [3]

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  1. Robert Hedin.
  2. Robert Hedin. Swedish Olympic Committee
  3. "Ohio State alumna working toward Olympic dreams after lone year of club sport". The Lantern. Retrieved 18 July 2018.