Ján Bátik (SVK)

Ján Bátik (SVK)

Canoe Slalom
Date of birth
17 January 1986
176 cm
75 kg
Marital status
Wife Simona Batikova.
Liptovský Mikuláš, SVK


General Interest

Hockey, football, hiking, climbing, alpine skiing. (ktklm.sk, 18 May 2016)
Memorable sporting achievement
Winning the gold medal in C2 at the 2016 European Championships in Liptovsky Mikulas, Slovakia. (sport.sme.sk, 15 May 2016)
Other information
He competes in C2 with Tomas Kucera. The pair competed individually before coach Juraj Ondko suggested they should team up. "When you compete alone, you are solely responsible for yourself. With two it is more complicated because you need to complement each other. We are friends but there are also difficult moments," Kucera said. (pravda.sk, 24 Jun 2015)

Sport Specific Information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He began paddling at age 12.
Club / Team
Dukla Banska Bystrica Army Sports Centre: Slovakia
Name of coach
Robert Orokocky [national]; Stanislav Gejdos [personal]
Training Regime
He estimates he spends 900 hours training on the water each year.


World ChampionshipsC2England, London19 September 20152015Men97.3522
World ChampionshipsC2 TeamEngland, London19 September 20152015Men129.136Best result
World ChampionshipsC2United States, McHenry, MD21 September 20142014Men180.8018
World ChampionshipsC2 TeamUnited States, McHenry, MD21 September 20142014Men143.132Best result
World ChampionshipsC2Czech Republic, Prague15 September 20132013Men122.9214
World ChampionshipsC2 TeamCzech Republic, Prague15 September 20132013Men136.892Best result
World ChampionshipsC2Slovakia, Bratislava10 September 20112011Men119.679Best result
World ChampionshipsC2 TeamSlovakia, Bratislava11 September 20112011Men127.942Best result
World ChampionshipsC2Slovenia, Tacen11 September 20102010Men163.0110
World ChampionshipsC2 TeamSlovenia, Tacen11 September 20102010Men127.474Best result
World ChampionshipsC2Spain, La Seu d'Urgell13 September 20092009Men108.856Best result
World ChampionshipsC2 TeamSpain, La Seu d'Urgell12 September 20092009Men113.511Best result
World ChampionshipsC2Brazil, Foz do Iguaçu23 September 20072007Men17
World ChampionshipsC2 TeamBrazil, Foz do Iguaçu21 September 20072007Men239.373Best result
European ChampionshipsC2Slovakia, Liptovský Mikuláš15 May 20162016Men112.701Latest resultBest result
European ChampionshipsC2 TeamSlovakia, Liptovský Mikuláš15 May 20162016Men139.941Latest resultBest result
European ChampionshipsC2Germany, Markkleeberg31 May 20152015Men112.9412
European ChampionshipsC2 TeamGermany, Markkleeberg31 May 20152015Men131.241Best result
European ChampionshipsC2Austria, Vienna1 June 20142014Men104.6221
European ChampionshipsC2 TeamAustria, Vienna1 June 20142014Men112.391Best result
European ChampionshipsC2Poland, Kraków9 June 20132013Men107.1216
European ChampionshipsC2 TeamPoland, Kraków9 June 20132013Men122.994Best result
European ChampionshipsC2Germany, Augsburg13 May 20122012Men123.9610
European ChampionshipsC2 TeamGermany, Augsburg13 May 20122012Men6Best result
European ChampionshipsC2Spain, La Seu d'Urgell11 June 20112011Men21
European ChampionshipsC2 TeamSpain, La Seu d'Urgell11 June 20112011Men124.242Best result
European ChampionshipsC2Slovakia, Cunovo15 August 20102010Men105.756Best result
European ChampionshipsC2 TeamSlovakia, Cunovo14 August 20102010Men177.695Best result
European ChampionshipsC2England, Nottingham30 May 20092009Men12
European ChampionshipsC2 TeamEngland, Nottingham30 May 20092009Men6Best result
European ChampionshipsC2Poland, Kraków11 May 20082008Men11
European ChampionshipsC2 TeamPoland, Kraków9 May 20082008Men257.753Best result
European ChampionshipsC2Slovakia, Liptovský Mikuláš17 June 20072007Men226.564Best result
European ChampionshipsC2 TeamSlovakia, Liptovský Mikuláš15 June 20072007Men286.266Best result
Oceania Open ChampionshipsC2Australia, Penrith, NSW26 February 20122012Men112.758
Oceania Open ChampionshipsC2Australia, Penrith21 February 20102010Men115.234Best result
World CupC211 September 20162016Men10Latest result
World CupC216 August 20152015Men9
World CupC217 August 20142014Men10
World CupC225 August 20132013Men5Best result
World CupC22 September 20122012Men12
World CupC214 August 20112011Men21
World CupC24 July 20102010Men10
World CupC2Slovakia, Bratislava5 July 20092009Men107.584Best result
World CupC26 July 20082008Men6
World CupC215 July 20072007Men21