Canoe Sprint — Kayak Doubles, 1,000 metres, Men

Times held 19
Total participants 593
Total countries 57

Participants

Year Event Status Participants NOCs
1936 Kayak Doubles, 1,000 metres, Men Olympic 24 12
1948 Kayak Doubles, 1,000 metres, Men Olympic 32 16
1952 Kayak Doubles, 1,000 metres, Men Olympic 38 19
1956 Kayak Doubles, 1,000 metres, Men Olympic 30 15
1960 Kayak Doubles, 1,000 metres, Men Olympic 46 23
1964 Kayak Doubles, 1,000 metres, Men Olympic 28 14
1968 Kayak Doubles, 1,000 metres, Men Olympic 34 17
1972 Kayak Doubles, 1,000 metres, Men Olympic 50 25
1976 Kayak Doubles, 1,000 metres, Men Olympic 48 24
1980 Kayak Doubles, 1,000 metres, Men Olympic 32 16
1984 Kayak Doubles, 1,000 metres, Men Olympic 34 17
1988 Kayak Doubles, 1,000 metres, Men Olympic 40 20
1992 Kayak Doubles, 1,000 metres, Men Olympic 54 27
1996 Kayak Doubles, 1,000 metres, Men Olympic 48 24
2000 Kayak Doubles, 1,000 metres, Men Olympic 36 18
2004 Kayak Doubles, 1,000 metres, Men Olympic 32 16
2008 Kayak Doubles, 1,000 metres, Men Olympic 28 14
2012 Kayak Doubles, 1,000 metres, Men Olympic 24 12
2016 Kayak Doubles, 1,000 metres, Men Olympic 24 12

Medal winners

Year Gold Silver Bronze
1936 AustriaAUT GermanyGER NetherlandsNED
1948 SwedenSWE DenmarkDEN FinlandFIN
1952 FinlandFIN SwedenSWE AustriaAUT
1956 GermanyGER Soviet UnionURS AustriaAUT
1960 SwedenSWE HungaryHUN PolandPOL
1964 SwedenSWE NetherlandsNED GermanyGER
1968 Soviet UnionURS HungaryHUN AustriaAUT
1972 Soviet UnionURS HungaryHUN PolandPOL
1976 Soviet UnionURS East GermanyGDR HungaryHUN
1980 Soviet UnionURS HungaryHUN SpainESP
1984 CanadaCAN FranceFRA AustraliaAUS
1988 United StatesUSA New ZealandNZL AustraliaAUS
1992 GermanyGER SwedenSWE PolandPOL
1996 ItalyITA GermanyGER BulgariaBUL
2000 ItalyITA SwedenSWE HungaryHUN
2004 SwedenSWE ItalyITA NorwayNOR
2008 GermanyGER DenmarkDEN ItalyITA
2012 HungaryHUN PortugalPOR GermanyGER
2016 GermanyGER SerbiaSRB AustraliaAUS

Medals by country

NOC Gold Silver Bronze Total
Sweden SWE 4 3 0 7
Germany GER 4 2 2 8
Soviet Union URS 4 1 0 5
Italy ITA 2 1 1 4
Hungary HUN 1 4 2 7
Austria AUT 1 0 3 4
Finland FIN 1 0 1 2
Canada CAN 1 0 0 1
United States USA 1 0 0 1
Denmark DEN 0 2 0 2
Netherlands NED 0 1 1 2
East Germany GDR 0 1 0 1
France FRA 0 1 0 1
New Zealand NZL 0 1 0 1
Portugal POR 0 1 0 1
Serbia SRB 0 1 0 1
Australia AUS 0 0 3 3
Poland POL 0 0 3 3
Bulgaria BUL 0 0 1 1
Norway NOR 0 0 1 1
Spain ESP 0 0 1 1

Top medallists

Athlete Nat Gold Silver Bronze Total
Antonio Rossi ITA 2 1 0 3
Sven-Olov Sjödelius SWE 2 0 0 2
Kay Bluhm GDR
GER
1 1 0 2
Torsten Gutsche GER 1 1 0 2
Beniamino Bonomi ITA 1 1 0 2
Henrik Nilsson SWE 1 1 0 2
Markus Oscarsson SWE 1 1 0 2

Olympic record progression

Record type
Kayak Doubles, 1,000 metres, Men