Thorbjørn Schierup

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Thorbjørn Schierup (born 6 June 1990 in Aarhus, Denmark) [1] is a Danish sailor. [2] He competed at the 2012 Summer Olympics in the Men's Laser class where he placed 19th. [2]

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  1. "Thorbjørn Schierup". Retrieved 15 August 2012.
  2. 1 2 "Thorbjoern Schierup". International Sailing Federation. Retrieved 15 August 2012.