World Champioships 2017

Come for the medalist`s signatures

screenshot 2017 08 27 09.40.33An autograph session with Martin Fuksa and Josef Dostál will take place in Labe Arena, Račice. Meet bronze medalist Josef Dostál since 13:30 in Alpine Pro stand and silver medalist Martin Fuksa in official merchandise shop. Both stands are located in the fan zone behind grandstands.

Paralympic gold medallists show they still know how to win

20170826 02867 racice compressorRio Paralympic gold medallists Jeanette Chippington, Curtis McGrath and Serhii Yemelianov won gold medals on the final day of competition at the 2017 Paracanoe World Championships in Racice. For Great Britain’s Jeanette Chippington it was her 11th world title, and for Australia’s McGrath his sixth.

Germany steal the show

brendel lebikGerman powerhouses Sebastian Brendel and Tom Liebscher have broken the hearts of a capacity Czech crowd by storming to victory in their C1 and K1 1000 finals at the ICF Canoe Sprint World Championships in Racice on Saturday. In both cases the Germans chased down Czech paddlers who had brought the crowd to their feet. Brendel snatched victory from Martin Fuksa, while Liebscher flew home to tip out Portugal’s Fernando Pimenta and local hope Josef Dostal.

Battle lines are drawn for finals

new zealandNew Zealand and Hungary have drawn first blood in the battle for women’s K4 500 supremacy, qualifying directly for this weekend’s finals at the 2017 ICF Canoe Sprint World Championships in Racice, Czech Republic. In one of the most eagerly anticipated events on the program, New Zealand finished ahead of Germany in their heat, while Hungary proved too strong for France in their race. You can read more HERE.