Matej Benus (SVK)

SKSlovakia
Date of birth:
2 Novembre 1987
Federation:
SLOVAK CANOEING
Matej Benuš (SVK)

Biography

Further Personal Information

WEBSITE
http://www.matejbenus.sk
PLACE OF RESIDENCE
Bratislava
OCCUPATION
Professional athlete in police sport centrum
WHEN/WHERE DID YOU START CANOEING/ KAYAKING?
I grow up in boathouse, cause my mom a coach (she paddle in czech-slovakia national team)
CLUB
Sport police centrum
NAME OF COACH
Juraj Mincik
NATIONALITY OF YOUR COACH
Slovak
SINCE WHEN HAVE YOU BEEN COACHED BY HIM/ HER?
2009
TRAINING REGIME
top secret :)
SENIOR INTERNATIONAL DEBUT YEAR
2007
SENIOR INTERNATIONAL DEBUT COUNTRY
Slovakia
SENIOR INTERNATIONAL DEBUT COMPETITION
European Championships
SENIOR INTERNATIONAL DEBUT LOCATION
Liptovsky Mikulas
MEMORABLE SPORTING ACHIEVEMENT
3.place World championships, 2,3,3 European championships, overall world cup winner, 5 times World champion in teams in a row, 6 times European champion in teams,
MOST INFLUENTIAL PERSON IN CAREER
Parents !!
TRAINING PARTNER(S)
skantar-skantar
HERO/IDOL
Dad
SUPERSTITIONS/ RITUALS/ BELIEFS
I believe in God
FAVOURITE PADDLING COURSE
old course in cunovo-Bratislava, Lipno
FAVOURITE FOOD
everything, but no sea food
FAVOURITE MUSIC
czech and slovak punk-rock
AMBITIONS
Olympic games
OTHER SPORTS
wildwater canoeing, I play second league in floral (west slovakia), ice hockey league in bratilava (small part in city 6 teams )