Canoeing at the 1984 Summer Olympics

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Canoeing at the
1984 Summer Olympics
Canoeing (flatwater) pictogram.svg
C-1 500 m   men  
C-1 1000 m men
C-2 500 m men
C-2 1000 m men
K-1 500 m men women
K-1 1000 m men
K-2 500 m men women
K-2 1000 m men
K-4 500 m women
K-4 1000 m men

At the 1984 Summer Olympics in Los Angeles, twelve events in sprint canoe racing were contested on Lake Casitas. The women's K-4 500 m event was introduced to the Olympic program at these Games.

Medal summary[edit]

Men's events[edit]

Event Gold Silver Bronze
C-1 500 metres  Larry Cain (CAN)  Henning Lynge Jakobsen (DEN)  Costicǎ Olaru (ROU)
C-1 1000 metres  Ulrich Eicke (FRG)  Larry Cain (CAN)  Henning Lynge Jakobsen (DEN)
C-2 500 metres  Matija Ljubek
and Mirko Nišović (YUG)
 Ivan Patzaichin
and Toma Simionov (ROU)
 Enrique Míguez
and Narcisco Suárez (ESP)
C-2 1000 metres  Ivan Patzaichin
and Toma Simionov (ROU)
 Matija Ljubek
and Mirko Nišović (YUG)
 Didier Hoyer
and Eric Renaud (FRA)
K-1 500 metres  Ian Ferguson (NZL)  Lars-Erik Moberg (SWE)  Bernard Brégeon (FRA)
K-1 1000 metres  Alan Thompson (NZL)  Milan Janić (YUG)  Greg Barton (USA)
K-2 500 metres  Ian Ferguson
and Paul MacDonald (NZL)
 Per-Inge Bengtsson
and Lars-Erik Moberg (SWE)
 Hugh Fisher
and Alwyn Morris (CAN)
K-2 1000 metres  Hugh Fisher
and Alwyn Morris (CAN)
 Bernard Brégeon
and Patrick Lefoulen (FRA)
 Barry Kelly
and Grant Kenny (AUS)
K-4 1000 metres  New Zealand (NZL)
Grant Bramwell
Ian Ferguson
Paul MacDonald
Alan Thompson
 Sweden (SWE)
Per-Inge Bengtsson
Tommy Karls
Lars-Erik Moberg
Thomas Ohlsson
 France (FRA)
François Barouh
Philippe Boccara
Pascal Boucherit
Didier Vavasseur

Women's events[edit]

Event Gold Silver Bronze
K-1 500 metres  Agneta Andersson (SWE)  Barbara Schüttpelz (FRG)  Annemiek Derckx (NED)
K-2 500 metres  Agneta Andersson
and Anna Olsson (SWE)
 Alexandra Barre
and Susan Holloway (CAN)
 Josefa Idem
and Barbara Schüttpelz (FRG)
K-4 500 metres  Romania (ROU)
Agafia Constantin
Nastasia Ionescu
Tecla Marinescu
Maria Ştefan
 Sweden (SWE)
Agneta Andersson
Anna Olsson
Eva Karlsson
Susanne Wiberg
 Canada (CAN)
Alexandra Barre
Lucie Guay
Susan Holloway
Barbara Olmsted

Medal table[edit]

 Rank  Nation Gold Silver Bronze Total
1  New Zealand (NZL) 4 0 0 4
2  Sweden (SWE) 2 4 0 6
3  Canada (CAN) 2 2 2 6
4  Romania (ROU) 2 1 1 4
5  Yugoslavia (YUG) 1 2 0 3
6  West Germany (FRG) 1 1 1 3
7  France (FRA) 0 1 3 4
8  Denmark (DEN) 0 1 1 2
9  Australia (AUS) 0 0 1 1
 Spain (ESP) 0 0 1 1
 Netherlands (NED) 0 0 1 1
 United States (USA) 0 0 1 1

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