Mario Von Appen

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Mario Von Appen
Medal record
Men’s canoe sprint
Olympic Games
Gold 1992 Barcelona K-4 1000 m
World Championships
Gold 1993 Copenhagen K-4 1000 m
Gold 1993 Copenhagen K-4 10000 m
Silver 1989 Plovdiv K-4 500 m
Silver 1993 Copenhagen K-4 500 m
Silver 1995 Duisburg K-4 500 m
Bronze 1994 Mexico City K-4 1000 m

Mario Von Appen (sometimes listed as Mario von Appen or Mario van Appen, born July 31, 1965 in Hamburg) is a German sprint canoer who competed from the late 1980s to the mid-1990s. At the 1992 Summer Olympics in Barcelona, he won a gold medal in the K-4 1000 m event.

Von Appen also won six medals at the ICF Canoe Sprint World Championships with two golds (K-4 1000 m and K-4 10000 m: both 1993), three silvers (K-4 500 m: 1989, 1993, 1995), and a bronze (K-4 1000 m: 1994).