FLAT WATER WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP IN SZEGED (HUN)

Sunday, 28 August 2011

The biggest flat water event is over. Great organize, great funs, hot sun and excellent performance of athletes. The first Olympic qualification for London 2012 make to much pressure for some athletes. Only some of the great results for many Jantex users in the field
1000m race:
K1 Men:
3rd EIRIK LARSEN (NOR)
4th MAX HOFF (GER)
8th FERNANDO PIMENTA (POR)
9th BEN FOUHY (NZ)
JANTEX WITH 4 PADDLES IN THE FINAL – MOST USED PADDLE
together with ( RENE POULSEN, PAUL WYCHERLEY, MAX BENASSI, AHMAD TALEBIAN and JERNEJ ZUPANCIC) in FINAL B
( 9 FROM 18th possible 50% of the field of top paddlers in the world )

K2 Men:
1st PETER GELLE (SVK) WORLD CHAMPION
3th YOURCHENKO / POGREBAN (RUS)
9th PAVEL MIADZVEDZEU (BLR)

K4:Men
1st MAX HOFF (GER) WORLD CHAMPION
2nd MURRAY STEWARD (AUS)
3th MEDVEDEV, VASILYEV, RYAKHOV, ZHESTKOV (RUS)
9th WRAE, POULSEN, STAER, BLEIBACH (DEN)

500m race
K1 Men
2nd PAVEL MIADZVEDZEU (BLR)

K1 Women
8th HENRIETTE HANSEN (DEN)

5000m race
K1 Men:
1st MAX HOFF (GER) WORLD CHAMPION
3th MAX BENASSI (ITA)
7th FERNANDO PIMENTA
10th BEN FOUHY (NZ)

K1 Women
2nd LANI BELCHER (GBR)

200m race
K1 Women
1st LISA CARRINGTON (NZ) WORLD CHAMPION
4th SHINOBU KITAMOTO (JAP)
8th NATALIA LOBOVA (RUS)

K2 Men
2nd JOHN SCHOFIELD / LIAM HEATH (GBR)
8th NIELSEN /NIELSEN (DEN)

A really big thanks for great results and trust of JANTEX PROFESSIONAL PADDLES.
More info about results here.
also very good report and photos here.

Gallery

MAX HOFF (GER)
WORLD CHAMPION IN K1 5000m, K4 1000m, 4th in K1 1000m
FERNANDO PIMENTA (POR)
RENE POULSEN (DEN)
YOURCHENKO / POGREBAN (RUS)
K2 1000m BRONZE
PAVEL MIADZVEDZEU (BLR) K1 500m SILVER
LISA CARRINGTON (NZ) K1 200m WORLD CHAMPION
MURRAY STEWARD (AUS) K4 1000m SILVER
PETER GELLE (SVK) K2 1000m WORLD CHAMPION