Denis Myšák (SVK)

Denis Myšák (SVK)

SKSlovakia
Canoe Sprint
Date of birth
30 November 1995
Height
187 cm
Weight
89 kg
Residence
Slovakia
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
Slovak

Biography

General Interest

Memorable sporting achievement
Winning gold in K4 1000m at the 2015 World Championships in Milan, Italy. (kanoe.sk, 02 Jan 2016)
Awards and honours
He was named the Slovak Junior Kayaker of the Year in 2012 and 2013. (webnoviny.sk, 17 Jan 2014)

Sport Specific Information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up the sport at age eight.
Why this sport?
His grandmother introduced him into the sport.
Club / Team
SKP Bratislava / KRK Novaky: Slovakia
Name of coach
Peter Liker, SVK
Training Regime
He trains twice a day on Lake Novaky in Slovakia.

Results

CompetitionEventLocationDateSeasonGenderResultRankMentions
Olympic GamesK4 1000mBrazil, Rio de Janeiro20 August 20162016Men3:05.0442Latest resultBest result
World ChampionshipsK4 1000mItaly, Milan23 August 20152015Men2:56.1021Best result
European ChampionshipsK4 500mRussia, Moscow25 June 20162016Men1:20.5602Latest resultBest result
European ChampionshipsK4 1000mRussia, Moscow26 June 20162016Men2:51.6401Latest resultBest result
European ChampionshipsK4 1000mCzech Republic, Racice3 May 20152015Men3:02.3649Best result