Ivar Martinsen

Norwegian speed skater
Martinsen in 1948

Karl Ivar Martinsen (8 December 1920 – 24 September 2018) was a Norwegian speed skater. He competed in the 1500 m event at the 1948 and 1952 Olympics and finished 16th and 8th.[1] He won bronze medals at the 1952 world and 1953 European allround championships.[1] He was born in Løten, Norway.

Martinsen died in Oslo, Norway from complications of pneumonia on 24 September 2018, aged 97.[2]

ReferencesEdit

  1. 1.0 1.1 Ivar Martinsen Archived 18 October 2012 at the Wayback Machine. sports-reference.com
  2. Tidligere skøyteløper Ivar Martinsen er død (in Norwegian)