1997 ICF Canoe Sprint World Championships
The men's competition consisted of nine Canadian (single paddle, open boat) and nine kayak events. Eight events were held for the women, all in kayak. Women's K-1 1000 m and K-2 1000 m events were added.
This was the 28th championships in canoe sprint.
|Czech Republic (CZE)||1||2||2||5|
|16||Great Britain (GBR)||0||0||1||1|
|Totals (17 nations)||26||26||26||78|