Canoeing at the 1992 Summer Olympics

The canoeing competition at the 1992 Summer Olympics in Barcelona was composed of 16 events (12 for men and 4 for women) in two disciplines, slalom and sprint. The slalom events returned to the Olympic program after a 20-year absence, since the 1972 Munich Games. Slalom events took place at La Seu d'Urgell while the sprint events took place at Castelldefels.

Canoeing
at the Games of the XXV Olympiad
No. of events16
← 1972
1996 →

Medal summaryEdit

SlalomEdit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
Men's C-1
details
Lukáš Pollert
  Czechoslovakia
Gareth Marriott
  Great Britain
Jacky Avril
  France
Men's C-2
details
Joe Jacobi
and Scott Strausbaugh
  United States
Jiří Rohan
and Miroslav Šimek
  Czechoslovakia
Frank Adisson
and Wilfrid Forgues
  France
Men's K-1
details
Pierpaolo Ferrazzi
  Italy
Sylvain Curinier
  France
Jochen Lettmann
  Germany
Women's K-1
details
Elisabeth Micheler-Jones
  Germany
Danielle Woodward
  Australia
Dana Chladek
  United States

SprintEdit

Men's eventsEdit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
C-1 500 metres
details
Nikolay Bukhalov
  Bulgaria
Michał Śliwiński
  Unified Team
(  Ukraine)
Olaf Heukrodt
  Germany
C-1 1000 metres
details
Nikolay Bukhalov
  Bulgaria
Ivans Klementjevs
  Latvia
György Zala
  Hungary
C-2 500 metres
details
  Unified Team (EUN)
Dmitri Dovgalenok
Aleksandr Maseikov
(  Belarus)
  Germany (GER)
Ulrich Papke
Ingo Spelly
  Bulgaria (BUL)
Martin Marinov
Blagovest Stoyanov
C-2 1000 metres
details
  Germany (GER)
Ulrich Papke
Ingo Spelly
  Denmark (DEN)
Arne Nielsson
Christian Frederiksen
  France (FRA)
Didier Hoyer
Olivier Bolvin
K-1 500 metres
details
Mikko Kolehmainen
  Finland
Zsolt Gyulay
  Hungary
Knut Holmann
  Norway
K-1 1000 metres
details
Clint Robinson
  Australia
Knut Holmann
  Norway
Greg Barton
  United States
K-2 500 metres
details
  Germany (GER)
Kay Bluhm
Torsten Gutsche
  Poland (POL)
Maciej Freimut
Wojciech Kurpiewski
  Italy (ITA)
Bruno Dreossi
Antonio Rossi
K-2 1000 metres
details
  Germany (GER)
Kay Bluhm
Torsten Gutsche
  Sweden (SWE)
Gunnar Olsson
Kalle Sundqvist
  Poland (POL)
Grzegorz Kotowicz
Dariusz Białkowski
K-4 1000 metres
details
  Germany (GER)
Mario von Appen
Oliver Kegel
Thomas Reineck
André Wohllebe
  Hungary (HUN)
Ferenc Csipes
Zsolt Gyulay
Attila Ábrahám
László Fidel
  Australia (AUS)
Ramon Andersson
Kelvin Graham
Ian Rowling
Steven Wood

Women's eventsEdit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
K-1 500 metres
details
Birgit Schmidt
  Germany
Rita Kőbán
  Hungary
Izabela Dylewska
  Poland
K-2 500 metres
details
  Ramona Portwich
and Anke von Seck (GER)
  Susanne Gunnarsson
and Agneta Andersson (SWE)
  Rita Kőbán
and Éva Dónusz (HUN)
K-4 500 metres
details
  Hungary (HUN)
Rita Kőbán
Éva Dónusz
Erika Mészáros
Kinga Czigány
  Germany (GER)
Katrin Borchert
Ramona Portwich
Birgit Schmidt
Anke von Seck
  Sweden (SWE)
Anna Olsson
Agneta Andersson
Maria Haglund
Susanne Rosenqvist

Medal tableEdit

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1  Germany (GER)72211
2  Bulgaria (BUL)2013
3  Hungary (HUN)1326
4  Australia (AUS)1113
5  Czechoslovakia (TCH)1102
  Unified Team (EUN)1102
7  United States (USA)1023
8  Italy (ITA)1012
9  Finland (FIN)1001
10  Sweden (SWE)0213
11  France (FRA)0134
12  Poland (POL)0123
13  Norway (NOR)0112
14  Denmark (DEN)0101
  Great Britain (GBR)0101
  Latvia (LAT)0101
Totals (16 nations)16161648

ReferencesEdit

  • 1992 Summer Olympics official report Volume 5. pp. 134–52. (in Catalan, English, French, and Spanish)
  • "Olympic Medal Winners". International Olympic Committee. Retrieved 2006-12-20.