Matej Beňuš

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Matej Beňuš
Medal record
Men's canoe slalom
Competitor for  Slovakia
World Championships
Gold 2009 La Seu d'Urgell C-1 Team
Gold 2010 Tacen C-1 Team
Gold 2011 Bratislava C-1 Team
Gold 2013 Prague C-1 Team
Gold 2014 Deep Creek Lake C-1 team
Bronze 2011 Bratislava C-1
European Championships
Gold 2007 Liptovský Mikuláš C-1 Team
Gold 2008 Kraków C-1 Team
Gold 2010 Bratislava C-1 Team
Gold 2012 Augsburg C-1 Team
Gold 2013 Kraków C-1 Team
Silver 2010 Bratislava C-1
Bronze 2013 Kraków C-1

Matej Beňuš (born 2 November 1987 in Bratislava) is a Slovak slalom canoeist who has competed since the early 2000s.

He won six medals at the ICF Canoe Slalom World Championships with five golds (C-1 team: 2009, 2010, 2011, 2013, 2014) and a bronze (C-1: 2011).

He is the overall world cup champion in the C-1 category from the 2010 season.

At the European Championships he has won a total seven medals (5 golds, 1 silver and 1 bronze).

His elder sister Dana Mann is also a gold medalist from the world championships in canoe slalom.