Jonatán Hajdú (HUN)

Jonatán Hajdú (HUN)

HUHungary
Canoe Sprint
Date of birth
28 June 1996
Height
188 cm
Weight
79 kg
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
Hungarian

Biography

General Interest

Hobbies
Watching football. (worldpaddleawards.com, 2015)
Injuries
He contracted the hepatitis A virus in late 2015 and he was sidelined for two months. (kajakkenusport.hu, 27 Nov 2015; molcsapat.hu, 21 Mar 2016)
Awards and honours
In 2014 he was named Young Canoeist of the Year by the Hungarian Canoe Federation [MKKSZ]. (dunaferrse.hu, 03 Dec 2014)
Famous relatives
His brother Gergo has represented Hungary in canoe sprint. He won gold in the C4 500m at the 2007 World Junior Championships in Racice, Czech Republic. (SportsDeskOnline, 14 Aug 2015; szeretlekmagyarorszag.hu, 28 Jul 2014)

Sport Specific Information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He began paddling in 2005.
Why this sport?
He followed his brother Gergo into the sport.
Club / Team
Dunaferr SE: Dunaújváros, HUN
Name of coach
Gergely Molnar [club]; Botond Storcz [national], HUN

Results

CompetitionEventLocationDateSeasonGenderResultRankMentions
Olympic GamesC1 200mBrazil, Rio de Janeiro18 August 20162016Men39.81110Latest resultBest result
World ChampionshipsC1 200mItaly, Milan22 August 20152015Men39.6757Best result
World ChampionshipsC1 4 x 200m RelayRussia, Moscow10 August 20142014Men2:50.0463Best result
European ChampionshipsC1 200mRussia, Moscow26 June 20162016Men40.0086Latest resultBest result
World CupIndividual Canadian23 August 20152015Men24Best result