Olympic Champions and Medalists
Games of the 16 Olympiad,1956

Canoe/Kayak - Sprint

Men

Canoe Double 10000 m

1.
USSR
54.02,4

1.
USSR

2.
France
54.48,3

2.
France

3.
Hungary
55.15,6

3.
Hungary

Women

Kayak Single 500 m

1.
USSR
2.18,9

2.
United German Team / FRG
2.19,6

3.
Denmark
2.22,3

Games of the 17 Olympiad,1960

Canoe/Kayak - Sprint

Men

Kayak Single 1000 m

1.
Denmark
3.53,00

2.
Hungary
3.54,02

3.
Sweden
3.55,89

Kayak Double 1000 m

1.
Sweden
3.34,73

2.
Hungary
3.34,91