Canoe Sprint — Canadian Singles, 500 metres, Men (discontinued)

Times held 9
Total participants 110
Total countries 45

Participants

Year Event Status Participants NOCs
1976 Canadian Singles, 500 metres, Men Olympic 15 15
1980 Canadian Singles, 500 metres, Men Olympic 11 11
1984 Canadian Singles, 500 metres, Men Olympic 13 13
1988 Canadian Singles, 500 metres, Men Olympic 15 15
1992 Canadian Singles, 500 metres, Men Olympic 19 19
1996 Canadian Singles, 500 metres, Men Olympic 17 17
2000 Canadian Singles, 500 metres, Men Olympic 18 18
2004 Canadian Singles, 500 metres, Men Olympic 19 19
2008 Canadian Singles, 500 metres, Men Olympic 22 22

Medal winners

Year Gold Silver Bronze
1976 Aleksandr RogovURS John WoodCAN Matija LjubekYUG
1980 Serhiy PostriekhinURS Lyubomir LyubenovBUL Olaf HeukrodtGDR
1984 Larry CainCAN Henning Lynge JakobsenDEN Costică OlaruROU
1988 Olaf HeukrodtGDR Mykhailo SlivinskyURS Martin MarinovBUL
1992 Nikolay BukhalovBUL Mykhailo SlivinskyEUN Olaf HeukrodtGER
1996 Martin DoktorCZE Slavomír KňazovickýSVK Imre PulaiHUN
2000 György KolonicsHUN Maksim OpalevRUS Andreas DittmerGER
2004 Andreas DittmerGER David CalESP Maksim OpalevRUS
2008 Maksim OpalevRUS David CalESP Yuriy ChebanUKR

Medals by country

NOC Gold Silver Bronze Total
Soviet Union URS 2 1 0 3
Bulgaria BUL 1 1 1 3
Russian Federation RUS 1 1 1 3
Canada CAN 1 1 0 2
Germany GER 1 0 2 3
East Germany GDR 1 0 1 2
Hungary HUN 1 0 1 2
Czech Republic CZE 1 0 0 1
Spain ESP 0 2 0 2
Denmark DEN 0 1 0 1
Slovakia SVK 0 1 0 1
Unified Team EUN 0 1 0 1
Romania ROU 0 0 1 1
Ukraine UKR 0 0 1 1
Yugoslavia YUG 0 0 1 1

Top medallists

Athlete Nat Gold Silver Bronze Total
Maksim Opalev RUS 1 1 1 3
Olaf Heukrodt GDR
GER
1 0 2 3
Andreas Dittmer GER 1 0 1 2
Nikolay Bukhalov BUL 1 0 0 1
Larry Cain CAN 1 0 0 1
Martin Doktor CZE 1 0 0 1
György Kolonics HUN 1 0 0 1
Serhiy Postriekhin URS 1 0 0 1
Aleksandr Rogov URS 1 0 0 1

Olympic record progression

Record type
Canadian Singles, 500 metres, Men