Milenko Zoric (SRB)

Milenko Zoric (SRB)

RSSerbia
Canoe Sprint
Date of birth
02 April 1989
Height
179 cm
Weight
79 kg
Residence
Backa Palanka, SRB
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
Serbian
Higher education
University of Novi Sad: Serbia

Biography

General Interest

Hobbies
Fishing, swimming, running. (results.digicorp.hu, 25 May 2014; univerzitetskiodjek.com, 17 May 2015)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"Water is my life." (univerzitetskiodjek.com, 17 May 2015)

Sport Specific Information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up canoe sprint in 1999.
Why this sport?
He played football as a child but was not very good so he decided to try something different. He chose canoe, because he wanted to do something that most children did not do. "Football is a team sport, so it's hard to show what you are worth. I like canoe, because I love to spend time outside, close to nature, then somehow I feel free."
Club / Team
KK Zorka Color: Sabac, SRB
Name of coach
Miroslav Aleksic [club]; Miroslav Rodic [national], SRB
Training Regime
He trains three times a day, with two water sessions and one session at the gym.

Results

CompetitionEventLocationDateSeasonGenderResultRankMentions
Olympic GamesK2 1000mBrazil, Rio de Janeiro18 August 20162016Men3:10.9692Latest resultBest result
Olympic GamesK4 1000mBrazil, Rio de Janeiro20 August 20162016Men3:10.2418Latest resultBest result
Olympic GamesK4 1000mEngland, London9 August 20122012Men2:56.3469Best result
World ChampionshipsK2 1000mItaly, Milan22 August 20152015Men3:11.5023Best result
World ChampionshipsK4 1000mGermany, Duisburg1 September 20132013Men3:00.4715Best result
World ChampionshipsK4 1000mHungary, Szeged20 August 20112011Men2:52.6848Best result
European ChampionshipsK2 1000mRussia, Moscow25 June 20162016Men3:13.8323Latest resultBest result
European ChampionshipsK4 1000mRussia, Moscow26 June 20162016Men3:02.0449Latest resultBest result
European ChampionshipsK2 1000mGermany, Brandenburg12 July 20142014Men3:22.56012Best result
European ChampionshipsK4 1000mPortugal, Montemor-o-Velho16 June 20132013Men3:00.9067Best result
European ChampionshipsK4 1000mCroatia, Zagreb24 June 20122012Men2:52.9593Best result
European ChampionshipsK4 1000mSerbia, Belgrade18 June 20112011Men2:54.02610Best result
European ChampionshipsK4 1000mGermany, Brandenburg27 June 20092009Men3:07.57517Best result