Ivana Kmetova (SVK)

Ivana Kmetova (SVK)

Canoe Sprint
Date of birth
30 January 1985
175 cm
64 kg
Prague, CZE
English, Slovak
Higher education
Management - Comenius University: Bratislava, SVK


General Interest

Iftcha, Ifca (Facebook profile, 06 Aug 2015; NOC, 14 Jul 2012)
Awards and honours
She was named Slovakian Female Kayaker of the Year seven times in a row from 2006 to 2012 (sport.aktuality.sk, 23 Jan 2014).

She was named 2005 and 2007 Sportswoman of the Year for the district of Prievidza, Slovakia. (kanoe.sk, 25 Feb 2008, 07 Feb 2006)

Sport Specific Information

When and where did you begin this sport?
She began paddling in Novaky, Slovakia.
Club / Team
SKP Bratislava: Slovakia
Name of coach
Filip Petrla, SVK


Olympic GamesK1 200mEngland, London11 August 20122012Women45.55614
Olympic GamesK2 500mEngland, London9 August 20122012Women13
Olympic GamesK2 500mChina, Beijing23 August 20082008Women13
World ChampionshipsK2 200mItaly, Milan23 August 20152015Women39.6025Best result
World ChampionshipsK2 500mItaly, Milan22 August 20152015Women1:45.73814
World ChampionshipsK2 200mRussia, Moscow10 August 20142014Women36.9416Best result
World ChampionshipsK2 500mRussia, Moscow10 August 20142014Women1:44.04311
World ChampionshipsK1 5000mGermany, Duisburg1 September 20132013Women24:35.58721
World ChampionshipsK2 500mGermany, Duisburg31 August 20132013Women1:48.5664Best result
World ChampionshipsK2 500mHungary, Szeged20 August 20112011Women1:41.7398Best result
World ChampionshipsK2 200mPoland, Poznan22 August 20102010Women37.7783Best result
World ChampionshipsK2 500mPoland, Poznan22 August 20102010Women1:44.1407Best result
World ChampionshipsK2 200mCanada, Dartmouth16 August 20092009Women37.7743Best result
World ChampionshipsK2 500mCanada, Dartmouth16 August 20092009Women1:46.27210Best result
World ChampionshipsK2 200mGermany, Duisburg12 August 20072007Women37.9212Best result
World ChampionshipsK2 500mGermany, Duisburg12 August 20072007Women1:42.1214Best result
World ChampionshipsK2 200mHungary, Szeged20 August 20062006Women38.1395Best result
World ChampionshipsK2 200mCroatia, Zagreb28 August 20052005Women38.4395Best result
European ChampionshipsK1 200mRussia, Moscow26 June 20162016Women41.0003Latest resultBest result
European ChampionshipsK1 500mRussia, Moscow26 June 20162016Women1:54.06410Latest result
European ChampionshipsK1 200mCzech Republic, Racice3 May 20152015Women43.1169
European ChampionshipsK2 200mCzech Republic, Racice3 May 20152015Women39.7524Best result
European ChampionshipsK2 500mCzech Republic, Racice3 May 20152015Women1:48.8048
European ChampionshipsK2 200mGermany, Brandenburg13 July 20142014Women39.1309
European ChampionshipsK2 500mGermany, Brandenburg13 July 20142014Women1:47.7828
European ChampionshipsK1 500mPortugal, Montemor-o-Velho16 June 20132013Women1:59.77812
European ChampionshipsK2 200mCroatia, Zagreb24 June 20122012Women37.6349
European ChampionshipsK2 500mCroatia, Zagreb24 June 20122012Women1:43.1289
European ChampionshipsK2 200mSerbia, Belgrade19 June 20112011Women38.38511
European ChampionshipsK2 500mSerbia, Belgrade19 June 20112011Women1:44.6058
European ChampionshipsK2 200mSpain, Trasona4 July 20102010Women38.0592Best result
European ChampionshipsK2 500mSpain, Trasona4 July 20102010Women1:42.9357
European ChampionshipsK2 200mGermany, Brandenburg26 June 20092009Women37.5613Best result
European ChampionshipsK2 500mGermany, Brandenburg28 June 20092009Women1:41.0912Best result
European ChampionshipsK2 200mItaly, Milan18 May 20082008Women38.1981Best result
European ChampionshipsK2 500mItaly, Milan18 May 20082008Women1:50.0994Best result
European ChampionshipsK2 200mSpain, Pontevedra1 July 20072007Women39.3562Best result
European ChampionshipsK2 500mSpain, Pontevedra1 July 20072007Women1:48.8774Best result
European ChampionshipsK2 1000mSpain, Pontevedra30 June 20072007Women3:57.2576Best result
European ChampionshipsK2 200mCzech Republic, Racice9 July 20062006Women37.5765Best result
European ChampionshipsK2 500mCzech Republic, Racice9 July 20062006Women1:45.1219
European ChampionshipsK2 200mPoland, Poznan31 July 20052005Women38.2382Best result
European ChampionshipsK2 500mPoland, Poznan31 July 20052005Women1:44.7434Best result
World CupIndividual Kayak22 August 20102010Women22
World CupIndividual Kayak7 June 20092009Women11