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Josef Dostál (canoeist)

Josef Dostál (Czech pronunciation: [ˈjozɛf ˈdostaːl]; born 3 March 1993) is a Czech canoeist.[1] He won a bronze medal at the 2012 Summer Olympics in the K-4 1000 m event.

Josef Dostál
Rio 2016. Canoagem de Velocidade-Canoe sprint (Josef Dostál cropped).jpg
Dostál in 2016
Personal information
NationalityCzech
Born (1993-03-03) 3 March 1993 (age 25)
Prague, Czech Republic
Height2.02 m (6 ft 8 in)
Weight112 kg (247 lb)
Sport
CountryCzech Republic
SportCanoe sprint
ClubASC Dukla

He won the silver medal in the K-1 1000 metres event at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro.[2] He was also part of the Czech team that won bronze in the K-4 1000 metres event at the 2016 Summer Olympics.[3] He was the flag bearer for the Czech Republic during the closing ceremony.[4]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Josef Dostál". London2012.com. Archived from the original on 31 July 2012. Retrieved 8 August 2012.
  2. ^ "Joseph Dostal". Rio 2016. Archived from the original on 14 August 2016. Retrieved 16 August 2016.
  3. ^ "Rio 2016". Rio 2016. Archived from the original on 27 August 2016. Retrieved 24 August 2016.
  4. ^ "The Flagbearers for the Rio 2016 Closing Ceremony". 21 August 2016. Retrieved 24 August 2016.

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