Lindqvist started in the single , in this boat class he finished sixth at the Junior World Championships in 1977. The following year he reached fifth place in the single at the Match des Seniors , a forerunner of the U23 World Championships . In 1979 he finished sixth in the senior's match with the Swedish eighth .
In 1983 Anders Wilgotson , Hans Svensson , Lars-Åke Lindqvist and Anders Larson formed a foursome. At the world championships in Duisburg , the boat from Germany won ahead of the boat from the Soviet Union. Four seconds behind, the Swedes won the bronze medal with almost a second advantage over the boat from the GDR . At the 1984 Olympic Games in Los Angeles, the Swedish four-man competed in the previous year's line-up and finished in sixth place.
- Lars-Åke Lindqvist in the database of Olympedia.org (English)
- Lars-Åke Lindqvist at Worldrowing.com ( FISA database )
- Fourfinal 1983 at worldrowing.com
|BRIEF DESCRIPTION||Swedish rower|
|DATE OF BIRTH||October 13, 1959|
|PLACE OF BIRTH||Borås|