Tord Sahlén

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Tord Sahlén
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Silver medal icon (S initial).svg 1963 Jajce K-2 10000 m

Tord Sahlén (born 17 May 1937) is a Swedish sprint canoer who competed in the mid to late 1960s. He won a silver medal in the K-2 10000 m event at the 1963 ICF Canoe Sprint World Championships in Jajce.

Sahlén also finished fourth in the K-4 1000 m event at the 1968 Summer Olympics in Mexico City.

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