1973 ICF Canoe Sprint World Championships

The 1973 ICF Canoe Sprint World Championships were held in Tampere, Finland.

A Finnish stamp dedicated to the 1973 ICF Canoe Sprint World Championships

The men's competition consisted of six Canadian (single paddle, open boat) and nine kayak events. Three events were held for the women, all in kayak.

This was the tenth championships in canoe sprint.

Medal summaryEdit

Men'sEdit

CanoeEdit

Event Gold Time Silver Time Bronze Time
C-1 500 m   Miklós Darvas (HUN)   Nikolay Fedulov (URS)   Ivan Patzaichin (ROU)
C-1 1000 m   Ivan Patzaichin (ROU)   Romualdas Vinojinidis (URS)   Tamás Wichmann (HUN)
C-1 10000 m   Vasiliy Yurchenko (URS)   Lipat Varabiev (ROU)   Tamás Wichmann (HUN)
C-2 500 m   Soviet Union
Oleg Kaidov
Vitaliy Slobodenyuk
  Romania
Georghe Danielov
Gheorghe Simionov
  Poland
Jerzy Opara
Andrzej Gronowicz
C-2 1000 m   Romania
Ivan Patzaichin
Serghei Covaliov
  Soviet Union
Vladas Česiūnas
Yuriy Lobanov
  Hungary
Tamás Wichmann
Gyula Petrikovics
C-2 10000 m   Soviet Union
Vladas Česiūnas
Yuriy Lobanov
  Romania
Vasile Serghei
Cherasim Munteanu
  Hungary
Tamás Buday
Gábor Haraszti

KayakEdit

Event Gold Time Silver Time Bronze Time
K-1 500 m   Géza Csapó (HUN)   Vitaliy Trukshin (URS)   Grzegorz Śledziewski (POL)
K-1 1000 m   Géza Csapó (HUN)   Grzegorz Śledziewski (POL)   Aleksandr Shaparenko (URS)
K-1 10000 m   Aleksandr Shaparenko (URS)   Péter Völgyi (HUN)   Jörgen Andersen (DEN)
K-1 4 x 500 m relay   Soviet Union
Vitaliy Trukshin
Anatoliy Kobrisev
Sergey Nikolskiy
Oleg Zhegoyev
  Hungary
István Csizmadia
Zoltán Angyal
Robert Schaffhauser
Géza Csapó
  Romania
Atanase Sciotnic
Vasile Simioncenco
Roman Vartolomeu
Mihail Zaifu
K-2 500 m   Soviet Union
Nikolay Gogol
Pytor Greshta
  Hungary
József Deme
János Rátkai
  Romania
Ion Dragulsci
Ernst Pavel
K-2 1000 m   Hungary
József Deme
János Rátkai
  Romania
Ion Dragulsci
Ernst Pavel
  East Germany
Herbert Laabs
Joachim Mattern
K-2 10000 m   Hungary
Zoltán Bakó
Géza Csapó
  Romania
Ion Terente
Antrop Variabev
  Belgium
Jos Broeckx
Paul Stinckens
K-4 1000 m   Hungary
József Deme
János Rátkai
Csongor Vargha
Csaba Giczi
  Soviet Union
Yuriy Filatov
Vladimir Morozov
Nikolay Gogol
Valeriy Didenko
  East Germany
Norbert Paschke
Peter Korsch
Jürgen Lehnert
Harald Marg
K-4 10000 m   Hungary
Csaba Giczi
Tibor Nagy
Csongor Vargha
Géza Kralován
  West Germany
Hans-Erich Pasch
Horst Mattern
Rudolf Blass
Eberhard Fischer
  Romania
Atanase Sciotnic
Cuprian Macareanu
Costel Coşniţă
Vasilie Simioncenco

Women'sEdit

KayakEdit

Event Gold Time Silver Time Bronze Time
K-1 500 m   Nina Gopova (URS)   Petra Borzym (GDR)   Victoria Dumitru (ROU)
K-2 500 m   East Germany
Ilse Kaschube
Petra Borzym
  Soviet Union
Lyudmila Pinayeva
Nina Gopova
  Hungary
Anna Pfeffer
Ilona Tözser
K-4 500 m   Soviet Union
Lyudmila Pinayeva
Nina Gopova
Larissa Kabakova
Tamara Popova
  Hungary
Anna Pfeffer
Ilona Tözser
Erzsébet Horváth
Mária Zakariás
  Romania
Victoria Dumitru
Maria Nichoforov
Maria Cosma
Maria Ivanov

Medals tableEdit

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1  Soviet Union86115
2  Hungary74516
3  Romania25613
4  East Germany1124
5  Poland0123
6  West Germany0101
7  Belgium0011
  Denmark0011
Totals (8 nations)18181854

ReferencesEdit