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The Slovakian twin brothers, Pavol and Peter Hochschorner, become the first crew to win the C2 500m gold medal at three consecutive Olympics. Even though the twins are assessed a two points penalty, they win by more than 2 seconds, in a combined time of 190.82. The Czech duo, Jaroslav Volf and Ondrej Stepanek, finish second in 192.89 and receive the silver medal. The Russian pair settles for bronze in 197.37. Canoe Slalom Men's C2 - Beijing 2008 Summer Olympics - SVK, CZE, RUS

Beijing 2008, C-2 (canoe double), Canoe Slalom, Czech Republic, Slovakia, K1 Obstacle Canoe Slalom, Men,

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