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Saul Craviotto

Saul Craviotto About Sprint kayaker who has won multiple Olympic medals, including gold in the K-2 500 meters in 2012 and 2016. He won three straight ICF Canoe Sprint World Championships in the K-1 4×200 meters from 2009 to 2011.  Other Informations He began kayaking at age seven and competed with his father at K-2 events.  He was …

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Dane Jackson

Dane Jackson About World Champion professional kayaker sponsored by his family’s own kayak producing company Jackson Kayak. He became arguably the best all-around whitewater kayaker in the world with more than 80 first place medals from international competitions. Other Informations He was around five or six years old when he first stepped foot in a kayak. …

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Birgit Fischer

Birgit Fischer About German kayaker who became an eight-time gold medalist spanning six different Olympic Games. Other Informations She spent time working as a sports instructor for the National People’s Army. She became the oldest-ever Olympic canoeing champion at the age of 42. She married World Champion and Olympian Jorg Schmidt, with whom she had …

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Ben Brown

Ben Brown About Two-time World Champion kayak paddler and member of the British Flat Water Kayak Team for more than a decade who is also a popular YouTube vlogger and filmmaker. Other Informations In addition to kayaking, he enjoys photography, traveling, graphic design, and is an amateur surfer. He took a hiatus from his life …

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Adam Van Koeverden

Adam Van Koeverden About Kayaker who won the gold medal in the K-1 500m event at the 2004 Olympic Games in Athens. He set a world record in the same event at the 2008 Olympics with a time of 1:35.554. Other Informations He was born in Toronto and graduated as valedictorian of his class at …