Canoeing

Facts

Disciplines Canoe Sprint, Canoe Marathon, Canoe Slalom
Participants 3206
NOCs 99
Competitions held 226
Distinct events 41
IF International Canoe Federation

Description

All-time medal table

NOC Gold Silver Bronze Total
Germany GER 36 23 22 81
Soviet Union URS 29 13 9 51
Hungary HUN 25 29 26 80
Sweden SWE 15 11 4 30
East Germany GDR 14 7 9 30
Romania ROU 10 10 14 34
France FRA 8 9 19 36
Slovakia SVK 8 6 4 18
Czechoslovakia TCH 7 4 1 12
New Zealand NZL 7 3 2 12
Italy ITA 6 6 4 16
Norway NOR 6 4 4 14
Great Britain GBR 5 7 5 17
Spain ESP 5 7 4 16
United States USA 5 5 6 16
Finland FIN 5 2 3 10
Canada CAN 4 10 10 24
Bulgaria BUL 4 5 8 17
Czech Republic CZE 4 5 5 14
Australia AUS 3 8 13 24
Denmark DEN 3 6 5 14
Austria AUT 3 5 6 14
Ukraine UKR 3 2 3 8
West Germany FRG 2 6 3 11
Russian Federation RUS 2 3 8 13
Belarus BLR 2 2 4 8
Yugoslavia YUG 2 2 1 5
People's Republic of China CHN 2 0 0 2
Unified Team EUN 1 1 0 2
Poland POL 0 7 13 20
Netherlands NED 0 3 5 8
Cuba CUB 0 3 0 3
Brazil BRA 0 2 1 3
Latvia LAT 0 2 0 2
Slovenia SLO 0 2 0 2
Azerbaijan AZE 0 1 1 2
Portugal POR 0 1 0 1
Republic of Moldova MDA 0 1 0 1
Serbia SRB 0 1 0 1
Switzerland SUI 0 1 0 1
Israel ISR 0 0 1 1
Japan JPN 0 0 1 1
Lithuania LTU 0 0 1 1
South Africa RSA 0 0 1 1
Togo TOG 0 0 1 1

Most successful competitors

Athlete Nat Gold Silver Bronze Total
Birgit Fischer-Schmidt GDR
GER
8 4 0 12
Gert Fredriksson SWE 6 1 1 8
Danuta Kozák HUN 5 1 0 6
Ivan Patzaichin ROU 4 3 0 7
Katrin Wagner-Augustin GER 4 1 1 6
Ian Ferguson NZL 4 1 0 5
Katalin Kovács HUN 3 5 0 8
Agneta Andersson SWE 3 2 2 7
Knut Holmann NOR 3 2 1 6
Natasa Dusev-Janics HUN
SCG
3 2 1 6

Event types

Discipline Name Gender Still contested? Times held?
Canoe Marathon Kayak Singles, 10,000 metres Men 4
Canoe Marathon Kayak Doubles, 10,000 metres Men 4
Canoe Marathon Canadian Singles, 10,000 metres Men 3
Canoe Marathon Canadian Doubles, 10,000 metres Men 4
Canoe Marathon Folding Kayak Singles, 10 kilometres Men 1
Canoe Marathon Folding Kayak Doubles, 10 kilometres Men 1
Canoe Slalom Kayak Singles, Slalom Men 8
Canoe Slalom Canadian Singles, Slalom Men 8
Canoe Slalom Canadian Doubles, Slalom Men 8
Canoe Slalom Kayak Singles, Slalom Women 8
Canoe Slalom Kayak Singles, Obstacle Slalom Boys 2
Canoe Slalom Canoe Singles, Obstacle Slalom Boys 2
Canoe Slalom Kayak Singles, Obstacle Slalom Girls 2
Canoe Sprint Kayak Singles, 200 metres Men 2
Canoe Sprint Kayak Singles, 1,000 metres Men 19
Canoe Sprint Kayak Doubles, 200 metres Men 2
Canoe Sprint Kayak Doubles, 1,000 metres Men 19
Canoe Sprint Kayak Fours, 1,000 metres Men 14
Canoe Sprint Canadian Singles, 200 metres Men 2
Canoe Sprint Canadian Singles, 1,000 metres Men 19
Canoe Sprint Canadian Doubles, 1,000 metres Men 19
Canoe Sprint Kayak Singles, 200 metres Women 2
Canoe Sprint Kayak Singles, 500 metres Women 18
Canoe Sprint Kayak Doubles, 500 metres Women 15
Canoe Sprint Kayak Fours, 500 metres Women 9
Canoe Sprint Kayak Singles, Head to Head Boys 2
Canoe Sprint Canoe Singles, Head to Head Boys 2
Canoe Sprint Kayak Singles, Head to Head Girls 2
Canoe Sprint Canoe Singles, Head to Head Girls 1
Canoe Sprint Canoe Singles, Canoe Slalom Girls 1
Canoe Sprint Kayak Singles, 500 metres Men 9
Canoe Sprint Kayak Doubles, 500 metres Men 9
Canoe Sprint Kayak Relay 4 × 500 metres Men 1
Canoe Sprint Canadian Singles, 500 metres Men 9
Canoe Sprint Canadian Doubles, 500 metres Men 9
Canoe Sprint Kayak Singles, 800 metres Men 1
Canoe Sprint Kayak Doubles, 800 metres Men 1
Canoe Sprint Kayak Fours, 800 metres Men 1
Canoe Sprint Canadian Singles, 800 metres Men 1
Canoe Sprint Canadian Doubles, 800 metres Men 1
Canoe Sprint Canadian Fours, 800 metres Men 1