Anze Bercic (SLO)

Anze Bercic (SLO)

Canoe Slalom
Date of birth
25 November 1990
Ljubljana, SLO
English, Slovene
Higher education
Sport Studies - University of Ljubljana: Slovenia


General Interest

Awards and honours
In 2014 he was awarded a Regional Prize for Sporting Achievements by the Sports Association of Ljubljana in Slovenia. (Facebook page, 05 May 2015)
To compete at the Olympic Games. (, 15 Oct 2013)
Other information
He was chosen as a Young Ambassador for the 2016 Winter Youth Olympic Games in Lillehammer by the Slovenian Olympic Committee, and accompanied young Slovenian athletes to the Games in Norway. "My mission was to provide young athletes with the opportunity to have as much Olympic experience as possible and to help them to be successful in sports and in life." (Instagram profile, 25 Apr 2016;, 27 Jan 2016)

Sport Specific Information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He began paddling at age nine.
Why this sport?
As a young boy he practised gymnastics. His parents then signed him up for a kayak school and he transferred to canoe.
Club / Team
KKK Tacen: Ljubljana, SLO


World ChampionshipsC1United States, McHenry, MD20 September 20142014Men113.1935
World ChampionshipsC1 TeamUnited States, McHenry, MD20 September 20142014Men127.843Best result
World ChampionshipsC1Czech Republic, Prague15 September 20132013Men114.779Best result
World ChampionshipsC1 TeamCzech Republic, Prague15 September 20132013Men122.874Best result
World ChampionshipsC1Slovakia, Bratislava11 September 20112011Men156.8127
World ChampionshipsC1 TeamSlovakia, Bratislava11 September 20112011Men271.7612Best result
World ChampionshipsC1Slovenia, Tacen12 September 20102010Men105.6418Best result
World ChampionshipsC1 TeamSlovenia, Tacen12 September 20102010Men112.565Best result
European ChampionshipsC1Slovakia, Liptovský Mikuláš14 May 20162016Men118.0124Latest result
European ChampionshipsC1 TeamSlovakia, Liptovský Mikuláš14 May 20162016Men238.869Latest resultBest result
European ChampionshipsC1Germany, Markkleeberg30 May 20152015Men105.1213Best result
European ChampionshipsC1 TeamGermany, Markkleeberg30 May 20152015Men169.739Best result
European ChampionshipsC1Austria, Vienna31 May 20142014Men142.149Best result
European ChampionshipsC1 TeamAustria, Vienna31 May 20142014Men98.481Best result
European ChampionshipsC1Poland, Kraków8 June 20132013Men156.5334
European ChampionshipsC1 TeamPoland, Kraków8 June 20132013Men103.583Best result
European ChampionshipsC1Germany, Augsburg12 May 20122012Men18Best result
European ChampionshipsC1 TeamGermany, Augsburg12 May 20122012Men133.765Best result
European ChampionshipsC1Spain, La Seu d'Urgell12 June 20112011Men14Best result
European ChampionshipsC1 TeamSpain, La Seu d'Urgell12 June 20112011Men8Best result
European ChampionshipsC1Slovakia, Cunovo15 August 20102010Men22Best result
European ChampionshipsC1 TeamSlovakia, Cunovo14 August 20102010Men6Best result
Oceania Open ChampionshipsC1Australia, Penrith, NSW25 February 20122012Men102.496Best result
Oceania Open ChampionshipsC1Australia, Penrith21 February 20102010Men27
World CupC111 September 20162016Men5Latest resultBest result
World CupC116 August 20152015Men14Best result
World CupC117 August 20142014Men8Best result
World CupC125 August 20132013Men3Best result
World CupC12 September 20122012Men11Best result
World CupC113 August 20112011Men17Best result
World CupC14 July 20102010Men17Best result