2015 ICF Canoe Slalom World Championships

The 2015 ICF Canoe Slalom World Championships were the 37th edition of the ICF Canoe Slalom World Championships. The event took place from 15 to 20 September 2015 in London, United Kingdom, under the auspices of International Canoe Federation (ICF), at the Lee Valley White Water Centre facility, which was also the venue for the canoe slalom events at the 2012 Summer Olympics.

The London bid was selected by the ICF Board of Directors on April 15, 2011 in Paris.[1] London defeated Bourg St.-Maurice in the bidding process.[2]

The event was the only global qualification for the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro.[3]

ScheduleEdit

The schedule of events.[4] All times listed are (UTC+1).

Date Starting Time Events
16 September 10:30 C2 Men, K1 Women heats – 1st run
14:30 C2 Men, K1 Women heats – 2nd run
17 September 10:30 C1 Men, C1 Women heats – 1st run
15:00 C1 Men, C1 Women heats – 2nd run
18 September 10:30 K1 Men heats – 1st run
13:30 K1 Men heats – 2nd run
19 September 10:00 C2 Men, K1 Women semifinals
13:00 C2 Men, K1 Women finals
15:30 C2 Men, K1 Women teams
20 September 09:00 C1 Men, C1 Women, K1 Men semifinals
13:30 C1 Men, C1 Women, K1 Men finals
16:00 C1 Men, C1 Women, K1 Men teams

Medal summaryEdit

Medal tableEdit

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1  Australia (AUS)4408
2  Germany (GER)1315
3  Czech Republic (CZE)1135
  Great Britain (GBR)1135
5  France (FRA)1124
6  Slovakia (SVK)1102
7  Slovenia (SVN)0112
8  Poland (POL)0101
9  Austria (AUT)0011
  Spain (ESP)0011
  United States (USA)0011
Totals (11 entries)9131335

MenEdit

CanoeEdit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
C1[5]   David Florence (GBR) 94.32   Benjamin Savšek (SLO) 94.36   Ryan Westley (GBR) 96.33
C1 team[6]   Slovakia
Michal Martikán
Alexander Slafkovský
Matej Beňuš
106.12   Germany
Sideris Tasiadis
Nico Bettge
Franz Anton
110.21   Slovenia
Benjamin Savšek
Luka Božič
Jure Lenarčič
114.02
C2[7]   Germany
Franz Anton
Jan Benzien
101.17   France
Pierre Picco
Hugo Biso
102.25   France
Gauthier Klauss
Matthieu Péché
103.34
C2 team[8]   France
Pierre Picco & Hugo Biso
Gauthier Klauss & Matthieu Péché
Yves Prigent & Loïc Kervella
115.78   Germany
Franz Anton & Jan Benzien
Robert Behling & Thomas Becker
Kai Müller & Kevin Müller
122.34   Great Britain
David Florence & Richard Hounslow
Mark Proctor & Etienne Stott
Adam Burgess & Greg Pitt
123.59

KayakEdit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
K1[9]   Jiří Prskavec (CZE) 88.99   Mateusz Polaczyk (POL) 89.43   Michal Smolen (USA) 92.01
K1 team[10]   Czech Republic
Jiří Prskavec
Vavřinec Hradilek
Ondřej Tunka
104.19   Slovakia
Martin Halčin
Andrej Málek
Jakub Grigar
104.38   United Kingdom
Richard Hounslow
Joe Clarke
Bradley Forbes-Cryans
106.38

WomenEdit

CanoeEdit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
C1[11]   Jessica Fox (AUS) 113.51   Kateřina Hošková (CZE) 118.42   Núria Vilarrubla (ESP) 121.55
C1 team[12]   Australia
Jessica Fox
Rosalyn Lawrence
Alison Borrows
144.04   Czech Republic
Kateřina Hošková
Monika Jančová
Tereza Fišerová
144.92   Austria
Julia Schmid
Viktoria Wolffhardt
Nadine Weratschnig
150.72

KayakEdit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
K1[13]   Kateřina Kudějová (CZE) 103.62   Ricarda Funk (GER) 105.91   Melanie Pfeifer (GER) 106.33
K1 team[14]   Czech Republic
Kateřina Kudějová
Veronika Vojtová
Štěpánka Hilgertová
127.33   Great Britain
Fiona Pennie
Kimberley Woods
Lizzie Neave
128.06   France
Carole Bouzidi
Marie-Zélia Lafont
Émilie Fer
129.02

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "ICF selects Hosts for ICF World Championship Events from 2013–2015" Archived 2012-03-20 at the Wayback Machine - International Canoe Federation. April 15, 2011. Retrieved 2012-04-08.
  2. ^ "Bids in for ICF Events (2013–2015)" Archived 2012-08-01 at the Wayback Machine - International Canoe Federation. Retrieved 2012-04-08.
  3. ^ "QUALIFICATION SYSTEM – GAMES OF THE XXXI OLYMPIAD – RIO 2016" (PDF). Retrieved 19 September 2015.
  4. ^ "Event Schedule". Retrieved 19 September 2015.
  5. ^ Men's C1 results
  6. ^ Men's C1 team results
  7. ^ C2 results
  8. ^ C2 team results
  9. ^ Men's K1 results
  10. ^ Men's K1 team results
  11. ^ Women's C1 results
  12. ^ Women's C1 team results
  13. ^ Women's K1 results
  14. ^ Women's K1 team results

External linksEdit