London 2012 Olympics

Canoe/Kayak Flatwater



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Olympic Canoe/Kayak Flatwater Overview

This event is also known as the Canoe Sprint and it takes place on a straight course on calm water which is divided into lanes. Both kayaks and canoes are used for this event although the canoe is reserved for the men only during the Olympics. This event has been a part of the Olympics for the men since Berlin 1936 and for women since London 1948.

Canoe/Kayak Flatwater Venue

Eton Dorney

2012 Canoe/Kayak Flatwater Schedule

July 29 - August 1st

2012 Canoe/Kayak Flatwater Favourites

Coming later.

List of contenders.

Beijing 2008 Olympic Medalists

EVENT

GOLD

SILVER

BRONZE

Men's One Person 500m Canoe

Maxim Opalev
Russia

David Cal
Spain

Iurii Cheban
Ukraine

Men's Two Person 500m Canoe

Meng Guanliang
Yang Wenjun
China

Sergey Ulegin
Alexander Kostoglod
Russia

Gyorgy Kozmann
Tamas Kiss
Hungary

Men's One Person 1000m Canoe

Attila Vajda
Hungary

David Cal
Spain

Thomas Hall
Canada

Men's Two Person 1000m Canoe

Belarus
Belarus

Germany
Germany

Hungary
Hungary

Men's One Person 500m Kayak

Ken Wallace
Australia

Adam van Koeverden
Canada

Tim Brabants
Great Britain

Men's Two Person 500m Kayak

Saul Craviotto
Carlos Perez
Spain

Ronald Rauhe
Tim Wieskotter
Germany

Raman Piatrushenka
Vadzim Makhneu
Belarus

Men's One Person 1000m Kayak

Tim Brabants
Great Britain

Eirik Veras Larsen
Norway

Ken Wallace
Australia

Men's Two Person 1000m Kayak

Germany
Germany

Denmark
Denmark

Italy
Italy

Men's Four Person 1000m Kayak

Belarus
Belarus

Slovakia
Slovakia

Germany
Germany

Women's One Person 500m Kayak

Inna Osupenko-Radomska
Ukraine

Josefa Idem
Italy

Katrin Wagner-Augustin
Germany

Women's Two Person 500m Kayak

Katalin Kovacs
Natasa Janics
Hungary

Beata Mikolajczyk
Aneta Konieczna
Poland

Marie Delattre
Anne-Laure Viard
France

Women's Four Person 500m Kayak

Germany
Germany

Hungary
Hungary

Australia
Australia


2012 Olympics Dates

July 27th - August 12th

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