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  • Spain’s David Cal Figueroa

    Spain’s David Cal Figueroa

    London 2012 - David Cal Figueroa pulls to a silver medal for Spain in the men’s canoe sprint C1 1000m race at Eton Dorney.
    Wednesday, August 8, 2012 4:00 PM | Photo
  • News | YOG

    Lucie Tuzova: Living the Olympic dream

    One of 39 Young Change-Makers (YCM, formerly known as Young Ambassadors) at the Winter Youth Olympic Games Lillehammer 2016, 26-year-old Lucie Tuzova is now part of the IOC’s Young Change-Makers+ programme (YCM+), delivering her “Live your Dream” initiative in her native Czech Republic.
    21 Jun 2017 | YOG, Olympic News, Panasonic
  • News | Buenos Aires 2018

    Paddlers take centre stage at Puerto Madero

    After four days of rowing, on Friday 12 October the action at Urban Park shifted to canoeing and kayaking. And huge crowds, spurred by Argentinian interest, gathered to see Eszter Rendessy of Hungary claim the first gold in women’s K-1 sprint, while Kazakhstan’s Dias Bakhraddin clinched victory in the men’s C-1 competition.
    12 Oct 2018 | Olympic News, Buenos Aires 2018, YOG, Canoe, Canoe / Kayak
  • News | Olympic News

    Maarten van der Weijden: A look inside the mind of an Olympic Champion

    On 21 August 2008, Beijing’s Shunyi Olympic Rowing-Canoeing Park was the venue for the inaugural 10km open water marathon race. The event culminated in a drama-packed sprint between three of the discipline’s giants, Maarten van der Weijden (NED), David Davies (GBR) and Thomas Lurz (GER), with the resilient Dutchman getting his tactics spot on to claim the gold medal.
    04 Apr 2014 | Olympic News, Beijing 2008, Marathon Swimming, Netherlands
  • Big crowd at Eton Dorney

    Big crowd at Eton Dorney

    London 2012 - Athletes are thrilled compete before a large crowd filling the stands at Eton Dorney to watch the C1 canoe sprint 1000m final. Germany’s Sebastian Brendel wins gold, edging out David Cal Figueroa of Spain for silver.
    Wednesday, August 8, 2012 4:30 PM | Photo
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