Canoeing at the 1952 Summer Olympics – Men's C-2 10000 metres

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Canoeing at the
1952 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-2 10000 metres competition in canoeing at the 1952 Summer Olympics. The C-2 event is raced by two-man sprint canoes. Heats and final took place on July 27.


Gold Gold Silver Silver Bronze Bronze
 Georges Turlier
and Jean Laudet (FRA)
 Kenneth Lane
and Donald Hawgood (CAN)
 Egon Drews
and Wilfried Soltau (GER)


With only nine teams competing, a final was held.

Rank Athletes Time
1st, gold medalist(s)  Georges Turlier and Jean Laudet (FRA) 54:08.3
2nd, silver medalist(s)  Kenneth Lane and Donald Hawgood (CAN) 54:09.9
3rd, bronze medalist(s)  Egon Drews and Wilfried Soltau (GER) 54:28.1
4  Valentin Orischenko and Nikolay Perevozchikov (URS) 54:34.6
5  John Haas and Frank Krick (USA) 54:42.5
6  Bohuslav Karlík and Oldřich Lomecký (TCH) 55:10.9
7  Ernő Söptei and Róbert Söptei (HUN) 55:35.3
8  Rune Blomqvist and Harry Lindbäck (SWE) 55:41.3
9  Jorma Kulo and Teppo Salmisaari (FIN) 56:28.2