Danusia Kozák (HUN)

Danusia Kozák (HUN)

Canoe Sprint
Date of birth
11 January 1987
172 cm
64 kg
Budapest, HUN
Higher education


General Interest

Dana (rio2016.com, 09 Dec 2014)
Travelling, hiking. (rio2016.com, 09 Dec 2014)
Awards and honours
She was named Hungarian Female Kayaker of the Year in 2011, 2012, 2013 and 2014. (nemzetisport.hu, 10 Dec 2014; biotechusashop.hu, 2013)

In 2012 she was named an honorary citizen of Budapest, Hungary. (biotechusashop.hu, 2013)

In 2012 she received the Officer's Cross of the Order of Merit of Hungary. (biotechusashop.hu, 2013)

In 2008 she received the Knight's Cross of the Order of Merit of Hungary. (biotechusashop.hu, 2013)

In 2008 she received a Junior Prima Award in Hungary, given for outstanding performance by a person under the age of 30. (biotechusashop.hu, 2013)

She was named 2008 KSI [Kozponti Sport-es Ifjusagi] Sportsman of the Year in Hungary. (biotechusashop.hu, 2013)

Sport Specific Information

When and where did you begin this sport?
She took up the sport at age nine.
Why this sport?
Her parents introduced her to the sport.
Club / Team
Ujpesti TE: Budapest, HUN
Name of coach
Botond Storcz [national], HUN


Olympic GamesK1 500mBrazil, Rio de Janeiro18 August 20162016Women1:52.4941Latest resultBest result
Olympic GamesK2 500mBrazil, Rio de Janeiro16 August 20162016Women1:43.6871Latest resultBest result
Olympic GamesK4 500mBrazil, Rio de Janeiro20 August 20162016Women1:31.4821Latest resultBest result
Olympic GamesK1 500mEngland, London9 August 20122012Women1:51.4561Best result
Olympic GamesK4 500mEngland, London8 August 20122012Women1:30.8271Best result
Olympic GamesK4 500mChina, Beijing22 August 20082008Women1:32.9712Best result
World ChampionshipsK2 500mItaly, Milan22 August 20152015Women1:39.8651Best result
World ChampionshipsK4 500mItaly, Milan23 August 20152015Women1:34.2672Best result
World ChampionshipsK1 200mRussia, Moscow10 August 20142014Women39.7836
World ChampionshipsK1 500mRussia, Moscow10 August 20142014Women1:49.2831Best result
World ChampionshipsK4 500mRussia, Moscow9 August 20142014Women1:28.2191Best result
World ChampionshipsK1 500mGermany, Duisburg31 August 20132013Women1:57.3951Best result
World ChampionshipsK4 500mGermany, Duisburg1 September 20132013Women1:32.2721Best result
World ChampionshipsK1 4 x 200m RelayGermany, Duisburg1 September 20132013Women2:49.4151Best result
World ChampionshipsK1 500mHungary, Szeged20 August 20112011Women1:47.3962Best result
World ChampionshipsK2 200mHungary, Szeged21 August 20112011Women37.6671Best result
World ChampionshipsK4 500mHungary, Szeged19 August 20112011Women1:36.3391Best result
World ChampionshipsK1 4 x 200m RelayHungary, Szeged21 August 20112011Women2:51.9354Best result
World ChampionshipsK2 500mPoland, Poznan22 August 20102010Women1:40.0641Best result
World ChampionshipsK2 500mCanada, Dartmouth16 August 20092009Women1:41.1441Best result
World ChampionshipsK4 500mCanada, Dartmouth15 August 20092009Women1:33.0901Best result
World ChampionshipsK2 1000mGermany, Duisburg11 August 20072007Women3:49.1743Best result
European ChampionshipsK1 500mRussia, Moscow26 June 20162016Women1:48.6001Latest resultBest result
European ChampionshipsK2 500mRussia, Moscow26 June 20162016Women1:41.3161Latest resultBest result
European ChampionshipsK4 500mRussia, Moscow25 June 20162016Women1:30.9401Latest resultBest result
European ChampionshipsK1 200mGermany, Brandenburg13 July 20142014Women43.1031Best result
European ChampionshipsK1 500mGermany, Brandenburg13 July 20142014Women1:51.0571Best result
European ChampionshipsK4 500mGermany, Brandenburg12 July 20142014Women1:30.8471Best result
European ChampionshipsK1 500mPortugal, Montemor-o-Velho16 June 20132013Women1:53.1332
European ChampionshipsK4 500mPortugal, Montemor-o-Velho15 June 20132013Women1:31.1141Best result
European ChampionshipsK1 500mCroatia, Zagreb24 June 20122012Women1:49.9482
European ChampionshipsK4 500mCroatia, Zagreb23 June 20122012Women1:34.8323
European ChampionshipsK1 200mSerbia, Belgrade19 June 20112011Women41.5849
European ChampionshipsK1 500mSerbia, Belgrade19 June 20112011Women1:51.5521Best result
European ChampionshipsK2 200mSerbia, Belgrade19 June 20112011Women37.8201Best result
European ChampionshipsK4 500mSerbia, Belgrade19 June 20112011Women1:34.0062
European ChampionshipsK1 500mSpain, Trasona4 July 20102010Women1:49.0101Best result
European ChampionshipsK4 500mSpain, Trasona4 July 20102010Women1:30.8052
European ChampionshipsK2 500mGermany, Brandenburg28 June 20092009Women1:39.9141Best result
European ChampionshipsK1 4 x 200m RelayGermany, Brandenburg26 June 20092009Women2:54.6522
European ChampionshipsK2 500mItaly, Milan18 May 20082008Women1:48.4591Best result
European ChampionshipsK4 200mItaly, Milan18 May 20082008Women35.9151Best result
European ChampionshipsK4 500mItaly, Milan17 May 20082008Women1:33.5472
European ChampionshipsK2 1000mSpain, Pontevedra30 June 20072007Women3:51.4041Best result
World CupIndividual Kayak5 June 20162016Women11Latest result
World CupIndividual Kayak10 August 20142014Women5
World CupIndividual Kayak1 September 20132013Women6
World CupIndividual Kayak3 June 20122012Women8
World CupIndividual Kayak7 June 20092009Women11