Canoeing at the 1948 Summer Olympics – Men's C-1 10000 metres

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Canoeing at the
1948 Summer Olympics
Canoeing (flatwater) pictogram.svg
C-1 1000 m men
C-1 10000 m men
C-2 1000 m men
C-2 10000 m men
K-1 500 m women
K-1 1000 m men
K-1 10000 m men
K-2 1000 m men
K-2 10000 m men

These are the results of the men's C-1 10000 metres competition in canoeing at the 1948 Summer Olympics. The C-1 event is raced by single-man sprint canoes and took place on August 11.


With only five competitors in the event, a final was held.

Rank Canoeist Country Time
1st, gold medalist(s) František Čapek  Czechoslovakia 1:02:05.2
2nd, silver medalist(s) Frank Havens  United States 1:02:40.4
3rd, bronze medalist(s) Norman Lane  Canada 1:04:35.3
4 Raymond Argentin  France 1:06:44.2
4 Ingemar Andersson  Sweden 1:07:27.1