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Best known as - Michal Martikan
Class - Canoe
Born - Liptovsky Mikulas, Slovakia / 18May1979
Current country - Slovakia
Top 3 life Achievements -
- Olympic Gold Atlanta 96
- Beijing 08
- Olympic Silver Athens
What's your story?
Started to paddle at 9 years old.
1994 (15years) first World Champs Junior Gold.
1995 (16) first senior World Champs medal – bronze in Nothingham + team bronze
1996 (17) first Olympic Gold – Atlanta 1996, USA
1997 (18) first World Champs Gold – Tres Coroas, Brasil
2007 (28) first European Champs Gold – Liptovsky Mikulas, Slovakia
Junior: World Championships: Gold (1994) & Silver (1996)
European Championships: double Gold (1995 & 1997)
Atlanta 1996 Gold
Sydney 2000 Silver
Athens 2004 Silver
Beijing 2008 Gold
London 2012 Bronze
World Championships: 22 medals
C1 – 4 Gold 3 Silver 4 Bronze
C1 teams - 9 Gold 0 Silver 2 Bronze
European Championships: 20 medals
C1- 4 Gold 3 Silver 1 Bronze
C1 teams - 10 Gold 1 Silver 1 Bronze
Slovak Champion, Czechoslovak Champion, Australian open Champion, Japan open Champion