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Adam Van Koeverden

Biographical information

Medals OG
Gold 1
Silver 2
Bronze 1
Total 4
TypeCompeted in Olympic Games
SexMale
Full nameAdam Joseph•Van Koeverden
Used nameAdam•Van Koeverden
Born29 January 1982 in Toronto, Ontario (CAN)
Measurements182 cm / 85 kg
AffiliationsBurloak Canoe Club, Oakville (CAN) / McMaster Marauders, Hamilton (CAN)
NOC(s) Canada

Biography

Adam Van Koeverden had the following podium finishes at the Flatwater World Championships: 1st 2007 K1 500 m, 1st 2011 K1 1000 m, 2nd 2003 K1 1000 m, 2nd 2005 K1 1000 m, 2nd 2007 K1 1000 m, 3rd 2005 K1 500 m, 3rd 2009 K1 1000 m, 3rd 2010 K1 500 m.

Results

Games Discipline (Sport) Event Status Team Pos Details
2004 Summer Olympics Canoe Sprint (Canoeing) Kayak Singles, 500 metres, Men Olympic 1 Gold Representing Canada    
  Kayak Singles, 1,000 metres, Men Olympic 3 Bronze
2008 Summer Olympics Canoe Sprint (Canoeing) Kayak Singles, 500 metres, Men Olympic 2 Silver Representing Canada    
  Kayak Singles, 1,000 metres, Men Olympic 8
2012 Summer Olympics Canoe Sprint (Canoeing) Kayak Singles, 1,000 metres, Men Olympic 2 Silver Representing Canada    
2016 Summer Olympics Canoe Sprint (Canoeing) Kayak Singles, 1,000 metres, Men Olympic 9 Representing Canada    

Olympic Records

Records may have been broken subsequently during the same competition.
Games Date Sport Event Phase Mark Pos
2008 Summer Olympics 19 August 2008 Canoe Sprint (Canoeing) Kayak Singles, 500 metres, Men Round One, Heat One 1:35.554 WR 1

Other participations

Games Role Details
2004 Summer Olympics Flagbearer at the Closing Ceremony Representing Canada    
2008 Summer Olympics Flagbearer at the Opening Ceremony Representing Canada    

Special Notes