Olympic medalist Lukáš Rohan multitasking in Troja

SP Praha 2021 272Exactly one month remains until this year's 2022 ICF Canoe Slalom World Cup in Prague from Friday 10 June to Sunday 12 June 2022. The Czech representatives, including medalists from Tokyo, Jiří Prskavec and Lukáš Rohan, will perform in Troja too. Both of them will traditionally be involved in the preparation of the race again. Lukáš Rohan will also help with the Paddleride organisation.

The World Cup with the fans again in June

SP PrahaLess than two months remain until this year's start of the International Canoe Federation (ICF) canoe slalom series. The World Cup will take place on an artificial slalom course in Prague-Troja from Friday, 10 June 2022. Prague thus follows up on last year's event, which was held at the same time a year ago with full anti-covid measures.

The 2022 ICF canoe slalom world cup will start in Prague

SP Praha 2021 277The ICF Canoe Slalom World Cup races should start this year in Prague's Troja on June 9, 2022. The races of the highest international series will return to the Czech Republic exactly one year after the last World cup race in Prague. We will have the opportunity to welcome the first medalists on the Vltava river, which will be decided at the European Championships in Liptovský Mikuláš, Slovakia on May 26-29.

Sovereign Jessica Fox wins the C1 women final, Herzog silver, Fišerová bronze

                               Jessica Fox from Australia literally won far away in front of the rest of the starting field in the C1 women competition. She was the only one of the top ten to show a clean race, German Herzog finished almost five seconds behind, and Tereza Fišerová, a home racer, finally wins bronze. Viktoria Us fought a lot with the track at the beginning and did not repeat the calm ride from the previous run. She scored four mistakes, lost a lot of time. One mistake was made by the Frenchwoman Angela Hugo.

Lukáš Rohan wins the World Cup for the first time in career

                               The very exciting final took place in the last individual competition in Prague's Troja in the canoeists' competition. For the first time in the World Cup race, the Czech competitor Lukáš Rohan reached the medal position and immediately reached the highest place. David Florence of Great Britain finished second, while Slovenian Benjamin Savšek won bronze.

Kacper Sztuba of Poland fastest in C1 men semi-final

heger sf2After the women´s category, the Troja artificial slalom course was ready to welcome C1 men´s category. The winner was the Polish national team member Kacper Sztuba, who was the only one to press the time under 98 seconds by a clean ride. As in the case of women, only one of the Czech trio ships advanced to the final - Lukáš Rohan.

Franklin fastest in the C1 women semi-final

c1W sfSunday (13) in Prague's Troja belongs to C1 men and women competitions. In the morning semifinals, the best place for the afternoon finals went to British canoeist Mallory Franklin. Of the three Czech ships, Tereza Fišerová qualified for the final.

The qualifications in extreme slalom for the Czech boats

SP Praha 2021 228Saturday's program of the ICF Canoe Slalom World Cup in Troja ended with qualifying races in extreme canoe slalom, a new Olympic discipline for the Olympic Games in Paris in 2024. In the first races, the competitors went individually, the time was especially important. Extreme slalom is ridden on a plastic boat that is heavier than a normal kayak. Competitors go through or go around eight rubber gates. In the middle, the racer still has to handle the Eskimo.