1982 ICF Canoe Sprint World Championships

The 1982 ICF Canoe Sprint World Championships were held in Belgrade, Yugoslavia for the record fourth time. The Yugoslavian (now Serbian) city had host the championships previously in 1971, 1975, and 1978.

Yugoslav stamp dedicated to the 1982 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 seventeenth championships in canoe sprint.

Medal summaryEdit

Men'sEdit

CanoeEdit

Event Gold Time Silver Time Bronze Time
C-1 500 m   Olaf Heukrodt (GDR)   János Sarusi Kis (HUN)   Sergey Postrechin (URS)
C-1 1000 m   Jörg Schmidt (GDR)   Dezső Csépai (HUN)   Vassily Beresa (URS)
C-1 10000 m   Tamás Wichmann (HUN)   Jiří Vrdlovec (TCH)   Gheorghe Titu (ROU)
C-2 500 m   Yugoslavia
Matija Ljubek
Mirko Nišović
  Soviet Union
Yuriy Laptikov
Sergey Petrenko
  Hungary
László Foltan
István Vaskúti
C-2 1000 m   Hungary
János Sarusi Kis
Gyula Hajdu
  Yugoslavia
Matija Ljubek
Mirko Nišović
  East Germany
Olaf Heukrodt
Uwe Madeja
C-2 10000 m   Romania
Ivan Patzaichin
Toma Simionov
  Soviet Union
Vassily Beresa
Edem Muradosilov
  Hungary
Tamás Buday
László Vaskúti

KayakEdit

Event Gold Time Silver Time Bronze Time
K-1 500 m   Vladimir Parfenovich (URS)   Peter Hempel (GDR)   Lars-Erik Möberg (SWE)
K-1 1000 m   Rüdiger Helm (GDR)   Alan Thompson (NZL)   Einar Rasmussen (NOR)
K-1 10000 m   Milan Janić (YUG)   Einar Rasmussen (NOR)   Nikolay Astapkovich (URS)
K-2 500 m   Soviet Union
Vladimir Parfenovich
Sergey Superata
  New Zealand
Alan Thompson
Paul MacDonald
  West Germany
Matthias Seack
Oliver Seack
K-2 1000 m   Soviet Union
Vladimir Parfenovich
Sergey Superata
  Canada
Alwyn Morris
Hugh Fisher
  Spain
Luis Gregorio Ramos
Herminio Rodriguez
K-2 10000 m   France
Bernard Brégeon
Patrick Lefoulon
  Netherlands
Ron Stevens
Gert Jan Lebbink
  Hungary
István Szabó
István Tóth
K-4 500 m   Soviet Union
Sergey Krivozheyev
Igor Gaydamaka
Sergey Kolokolov
Aleksander Vodovatov
  East Germany
Frank-Peter Bischof
Frank Fischer
Rüdiger Helm
Harald Marg
  Sweden
Jens Norqvist
Lars-Erik Möberg
Per-Inge Bengtsson
Thomas Ohlsson
K-4 1000 m   Sweden
Per-Inge Bengtsson
Lars-Erik Möberg
Thomas Ohlsson
Bengt Andersson
  East Germany
Frank-Peter Bischof
Peter Hempel
Rüdiger Helm
Harald Marg
  West Germany
Matthais Seack
Oliver Seack
Frank Renner
Bernd Hessel
K-4 10000 m   Soviet Union
Alexander Yermilov
Nikolay Baranov
Sergey Zhuchray
Vladimir Romanovskiy
  Romania
Petrica Dimofte
Florian Marinescu
Ionel Igorov
Anghei Coman
  Hungary
Kálmán Petrikovics
Tamás Szekes
László Rasztotzky
Tibor Helyl

Women'sEdit

KayakEdit

Event Gold Time Silver Time Bronze Time
K-1 500 m   Birgit Fischer (GDR)   Agneta Andersson (SWE)   Éva Rakusz (HUN)
K-2 500 m   East Germany
Birgit Fischer
Bettina Streussel
  Hungary
Katalin Povázsán
Erika Géczi
  Sweden
Karin Olsson
Agneta Andersson
K-4 500 m   East Germany
Birgit Fischer
Bettina Streussel
Roswitha Eberl
Kathrin Giese
  Soviet Union
Inna Zhipulina
Nelli Yefremova
Yekaterina Golubeva
Saba Komkova
  Hungary
Agnes Dragos
Erika Géczi
Katalin Povázsán
Éva Rakusz

Medals tableEdit

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1  East Germany (GDR)63110
2  Soviet Union (URS)53311
3  Hungary (HUN)23611
4  Yugoslavia (YUG)2103
5  Sweden (SWE)1135
6  Romania (ROU)1113
7  France (FRA)1001
8  New Zealand (NZL)0202
9  Norway (NOR)0112
10  Canada (CAN)0101
  Czechoslovakia (TCH)0101
  Netherlands (NED)0101
13  West Germany (FRG)0022
14  Spain (ESP)0011
Totals (14 nations)18181854


ReferencesEdit