Ondrej Karlovsky (CZE)

Ondrej Karlovsky (CZE)

CZCzech Republic
Canoe Slalom
Date of birth
10 July 1991
Army, Athlete
Higher education
Economics - Czech University of Life Sciences: Prague, CZE


General Interest

Sporting philosophy / motto
"The most important thing is the journey. Success is just a bonus." (izun.eu, 12 Feb 2014)
Awards and honours
In 2013 he was named the Best Athlete of the Czech University of Life Sciences. (czu.cz, 05 Dec 2013)

In 2012 he and his teammate Jakub Jane won the Annual Prize of the city of Hradec Kralove, Czech Republic. (hradeckralove.org, 19 Apr 2013)

Sport Specific Information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He began paddling at age nine in Hradec Kralove, Czech Republic.
Why this sport?
He was encouraged to take up the sport by his father, who has worked as a canoe slalom coach.
Club / Team
Dukla Brandys nad Labem: Czech Republic
Name of coach
Ondrej Stepanek [club], CZE; Jiri Pultera [national], CZE


World ChampionshipsC2England, London19 September 20152015Men110.3214Best result
World ChampionshipsC2 TeamEngland, London19 September 20152015Men125.155Best result
World ChampionshipsC2United States, McHenry, MD21 September 20142014Men175.6216Best result
World ChampionshipsC2 TeamUnited States, McHenry, MD21 September 20142014Men152.513Best result
World ChampionshipsC2Czech Republic, Prague15 September 20132013Men121.906Best result
World ChampionshipsC2 TeamCzech Republic, Prague15 September 20132013Men130.541Best result
European ChampionshipsC2Slovakia, Liptovský Mikuláš15 May 20162016Men114.584Latest resultBest result
European ChampionshipsC2 TeamSlovakia, Liptovský Mikuláš15 May 20162016Men142.454Latest resultBest result
European ChampionshipsC2Germany, Markkleeberg31 May 20152015Men158.3319Best result
European ChampionshipsC2 TeamGermany, Markkleeberg31 May 20152015Men131.932Best result
European ChampionshipsC2Austria, Vienna1 June 20142014Men13Best result
European ChampionshipsC2 TeamAustria, Vienna1 June 20142014Men115.083Best result
European ChampionshipsC2Poland, Kraków9 June 20132013Men97.063Best result
European ChampionshipsC2 TeamPoland, Kraków9 June 20132013Men212.487Best result
European ChampionshipsC2Germany, Augsburg13 May 20122012Men20Best result
European ChampionshipsC2 TeamGermany, Augsburg13 May 20122012Men132.812Best result
Oceania Open ChampionshipsC2Australia, Penrith, NSW26 February 20122012Men112.789Best result
World CupC211 September 20162016Men4Latest resultBest result
World CupC216 August 20152015Men3Best result
World CupC217 August 20142014Men7Best result
World CupC225 August 20132013Men14Best result
World CupC22 September 20122012Men11Best result