There are four events in the slalom. Men’s C-1, C-2, K-1 and women’s K-1.
Slovakia’s Elena Kaliska won the gold medal in women’s kayak, slalom event at the Beijing Olympic Games. Australia’s Jacqueline Lawrence took the silver and Austria’s Violetta Oblinger Peters won the bronze.
Slovakia has won the gold medal in the men’s C2 slalom event. Czech Republic won the silver and Russia won the bronze.
Alexander Grimm won the gold medal at the Beijing Olympics with a time of 171.70 seconds in the Men’s Slalom Kayak Single.
Fabien Lefevre of France won the silver medal. Benjamin Boukpeti of Togo led most of the way until the final run. He won a bronze medal for his effort and snapped his [...]
Michal Martikan from Slovakia recaptured the gold medal today in the Men’s Slalom Canoe Single competition. He won gold in 1996, but came second in Sydney and Athens.
David Florencea from Great Britain won the silver medal and Robin Bell from Australia picked up the bronze.