1998 ICF Canoe Sprint World Championships

The 1998 ICF Canoe Sprint World Championships were held in Szeged, Hungary.

The men's competition consisted of nine Canadian (single paddle, open boat) and nine kayak events. Women competed in eight events, all in kayak.

This was the 29th championships in canoe sprint.

Medal summaryEdit

Men'sEdit

CanoeEdit

Event Gold Time Silver Time Bronze Time
C-1 200 m   Martin Doktor (CZE)   Slavomír Kňazovický (SVK)   Michał Śliwiński (UKR)
C-1 500 m   Maxim Opalev (RUS)   Andreas Dittmer (GER)   Michał Śliwiński (UKR)
C-1 1000 m   Steve Giles (CAN)   Martin Doktor (CZE)   Andreas Dittmer (GER)
C-2 200 m   Germany
Thomas Zereske
Christian Gille
  Hungary
Miklós Buzál
Attila Végh
  Russia
Vladislav Polzounov
Andrey Kabanov
C-2 500 m   Hungary
György Kolonics
Csaba Horváth
  Poland
Daniel Jędraszko
Paweł Baraszkiewicz
  Germany
Thomas Zereske
Christian Gille
C-2 1000 m   Russia
Aleksandr Kovalyov
Aleksandr Kostoglod
  Romania
Gheorghe Andriev
Florin Popescu
  Hungary
György Zala
Endre Ipacs
C-4 200 m   Czech Republic
Petr Procházka
Tomáš Křivánek
Petr Fuksa
Karel Kožíšek
  Belarus
Aleksandr Masseykov
Andrey Beliayev
Anatoliy Reneiskiy
Vladimir Marinov
  Russia
Pavel Konovalov
Konstantin Fomichev
Vladimir Ladocha
Aleksandr Kostoglod
C-4 500 m   Hungary
György Kolonics
Csaba Horváth
Csaba Hüttner
László Szuszkó
  Romania
Gheorghe Andriev
Florin Popescu
Cosmin Pasca
Ionel Averian
  Russia
Aleksandr Kostoglod
Pavel Konovalov
Vladislav Polzounov
Vladimir Ladocha
C-4 1000 m   Hungary
Csaba Horváth
Béla Belicza
Csaba Hüttner
László Szuszkó
  Russia
Konstantin Fomichev
Vasiliy Mailov
Andrey Kabanov
Ignat Kovalev
  Czech Republic
Martin Doktor
Petr Netušil
Jan Macháč
Viktor Jiráský

KayakEdit

Event Gold Time Silver Time Bronze Time
K-1 200 m   Michael Kolganov (ISR)   Oleskey Slivinskiy (UKR)   Ognjen Filipović (YUG)
K-1 500 m   Ákos Vereckei (HUN)   Michael Kolganov (ISR)   Lutz Liwowski (GER)
K-1 1000 m   Lutz Liwowski (GER)   Knut Holmann (NOR)   Javier Correa (ARG)
K-2 200 m   Hungary
Vince Fehérvári
Róbert Hegedűs
  Russia
Sergey Verlin
Anatoliy Tishchenko
  Romania
Geza Magyar
Romică Şerban
K-2 500 m   Slovakia
Michal Riszdorfer
Juraj Bača
  Italy
Beniamino Bonomi
Luca Negri
  Hungary
Krisztián Bártafai
Gábor Horvárth
K-2 1000 m   Italy
Antonio Rossi
Luca Negri
  FR Yugoslavia
Mićo Janić
Stjepan Janić
  Hungary
Attila Adám
Krisztián Veréb
K-4 200 m   Hungary
Gyula Kajner
Vince Fehérvári
István Beé
Róbert Hegedűs
  Italy
Antonio Rossi
Beniamino Bonomi
Ivano Lussignoli
Luca Negri
  Norway
Andreas Gjersø
Nils Olav Fjeldheim
Knut Holmann
Robby Roarsen Hangli
K-4 500 m   Germany
Torsten Gutsche
Mark Zabel
Björn Bach
Stefan Ulm
  Hungary
Botond Storcz
Krisztián Bártafai
Zsolt Szádoszki
Márton Bauer
  Russia
Andrey Tissin
Andrey Shchegolikhin
Vitaliy Gankin
Roman Zaroubin
K-4 1000 m   Germany
Torsten Gutsche
Mark Zabel
Björn Bach
Stefan Ulm
  Hungary
Botond Storcz
Krisztián Bártafai
Zsolt Szádoszki
Márton Bauer
  Russia
Anatoliy Tishchenko
Sergey Verlin
Georgiy Tsyboulinikov
Aleksandr Ivannik

Women'sEdit

KayakEdit

Event Gold Time Silver Time Bronze Time
K-1 200 m   Caroline Brunet (CAN)   Josefa Idem (ITA)   Éva Dónusz (HUN)
K-1 500 m   Caroline Brunet (CAN)   Katrin Borchert (AUS)   Josefa Idem (ITA)
K-1 1000 m   Josefa Idem (ITA)   Caroline Brunet (CAN)   Katrin Borchert (AUS)
K-2 200 m   Canada
Marie-Josée Gibeau-Ouimet
Karen Furneaux
  Hungary
Kinga Dékány
Rita Kőbán
  Spain
Beatriz Manchón
Izaskun Aramburu
K-2 500 m   Australia
Anna Wood
Katrin Borchert
  Germany
Birgit Fischer
Anett Schuck
  Hungary
Kinga Dékány
Rita Kőbán
K-2 1000 m   Australia
Anna Wood
Katrin Borchert
  Germany
Birgit Fischer
Ute Plessman
  Sweden
Anna Karlsson
Susanne Gunnarsson
K-4 200 m   Hungary
Kinga Dékány
Erzsébet Viski
Rita Kőbán
Katalin Kovács
  Sweden
Anna Karlsson
Susanne Gunnarsson
Ingela Eriksson
Maria Haglund
  Russia
Natalya Gouily
Yelena Tissina
Larissa Peisakhovich
Tatyana Tischenko
K-4 500 m   Germany
Birgit Fischer
Anett Schuck
Manuela Mucke
Marcela Bednar
  Hungary
Kinga Dékány
Szilvia Szabó
Andrea Barocsi
Katalin Kovács
  Spain
Beatriz Manchón
Izaskun Aramburu
Ana María Penas
Belen Sánchez

Medal tableEdit

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1  Hungary (HUN)75517
2  Germany (GER)53311
3  Canada (CAN)4105
4  Italy (ITA)2316
5  Russia (RUS)22610
6  Australia (AUS)2114
  Czech Republic (CZE)2114
8  Israel (ISR)1102
  Slovakia (SVK)1102
10  Romania (ROU)0213
11  Ukraine (UKR)0123
12  Norway (NOR)0112
  Sweden (SWE)0112
14  Belarus (BLR)0101
  Poland (POL)0101
16  Spain (ESP)0022
17  Argentina (ARG)0011
Totals (17 nations)26252576

ReferencesEdit