Olympic Champions and Medalists
Games of the 22 Olympiad,1980

Canoe/Kayak - Sprint

Women

Kayak Single 500 m

1.
GDR
1.57,96

2.
Bulgaria
1.59,48

3.
USSR
1.59,66

Games of the 23 Olympiad,1984

Canoe/Kayak - Sprint

Men

Kayak Single 500 m

1.
New Zealand
1.47,84

2.
Sweden
1.48,18

3.
France
1.48,41

Women

Kayak Single 500 m

1.
Sweden
1.58,72

2.
West Germany
1.59,93

3.
Netherlands
2.00,11

Games of the 24 Olympiad,1988

Canoe/Kayak - Sprint

Men

Kayak Single 500 m

1.
Hungary
1.44,82

2.
GDR
1.46,38

3.
New Zealand
1.46,46

Women

Kayak Single 500 m

1.
Bulgaria
1.55,19

2.
GDR
1.55,31

3.
Poland
1.57,38