Dejan Pajic (SRB)

Dejan Pajic (SRB)

Canoe Sprint
Date of birth
15 August 1989
178 cm
81 kg
Sabac, SRB


General Interest

Fishing. (, 12 May 2013)
A back injury forced him to miss the 2015 European Games in Baku, Azerbaijan. (, 23 Mar 2016)
Other information
He received a reprimand from the Canoe Federation of Serbia and his result was disqualified from the K1 500m at the 2009 National Championships after providing a sample containing an adverse level of methylhexanamine. (, 23 Nov 2009)

Sport Specific Information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up the sport at age 15 in Sabac, Serbia.
Why this sport?
He was inspired to try the sport after watching paddlers on the Sava river in Sabac, Serbia. "The feeling given by nature, water and boat still attracts me. I have a competitive spirit and canoeing is easy to fall in love with, even if it is hard."
Name of coach
Miroslav Rodic [national], SRB
Training Regime
He trains three times per day, with two water sessions and one session at the gym.


Olympic GamesK1 1000mBrazil, Rio de Janeiro16 August 20162016Men3:40.50215Latest resultBest result
Olympic GamesK4 1000mBrazil, Rio de Janeiro20 August 20162016Men3:10.2418Latest resultBest result
World ChampionshipsK1 1000mItaly, Milan22 August 20152015Men3:33.6829Best result
World ChampionshipsK1 1000mRussia, Moscow9 August 20142014Men3:30.39712Best result
World ChampionshipsK2 1000mGermany, Duisburg31 August 20132013Men3:18.86912Best result
World ChampionshipsK2 1000mHungary, Szeged19 August 20112011Men3:30.11722Best result
World ChampionshipsK2 500mPoland, Poznan22 August 20102010Men1:30.4183Best result
World ChampionshipsK2 1000mPoland, Poznan21 August 20102010Men3:15.8484Best result
European ChampionshipsK1 1000mRussia, Moscow25 June 20162016Men3:38.66821Latest resultBest result
European ChampionshipsK4 1000mRussia, Moscow26 June 20162016Men3:02.0449Latest resultBest result
European ChampionshipsK1 500mCzech Republic, Racice3 May 20152015Men1:42.1683Best result
European ChampionshipsK1 1000mCzech Republic, Racice2 May 20152015Men3:39.2006Best result
European ChampionshipsK1 1000mGermany, Brandenburg12 July 20142014Men3:34.2178Best result
European ChampionshipsK2 1000mPortugal, Montemor-o-Velho15 June 20132013Men3:13.8328Best result
European ChampionshipsK2 500mCroatia, Zagreb24 June 20122012Men1:27.3822Best result
European ChampionshipsK2 1000mCroatia, Zagreb23 June 20122012Men3:16.9714Best result
European ChampionshipsK2 500mSerbia, Belgrade19 June 20112011Men1:31.2314Best result
European ChampionshipsK2 1000mSerbia, Belgrade18 June 20112011Men3:13.26110Best result
European ChampionshipsK2 500mSpain, Trasona4 July 20102010Men1:29.9877Best result
European ChampionshipsK2 1000mGermany, Brandenburg27 June 20092009Men3:19.91011Best result
World CupIndividual Kayak5 June 20162016Men22Latest resultBest result
World CupIndividual Kayak23 August 20152015Men38Best result
World CupIndividual Kayak10 August 20142014Men23Best result