Costel Coșniță

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Costel Coșniță
Medal record
Men's canoe sprint
World Championships
Gold medal – first place 1971 Belgrade K-4 10000 m
Silver medal – second place 1975 Belgrade K-4 10000 m
Bronze medal – third place 1970 Copenhagen K-2 10000 m
Bronze medal – third place 1971 Belgrade K-2 1000 m
Bronze medal – third place 1973 Tampere K-4 10000 m

Costel Coşniţă (born April 16, 1943) is a Romanian sprint canoeist who competed in the early to mid-1970s. He won five medals at the ICF Canoe Sprint World Championships with a gold (K-4 10000 m: 1971), a silver (K-4 10000 m: 1975), and three bronzes (K-2 1000 m: 1971, K-2 10000 m: 1970, K-4 10000 m: 1973.

Coşniţă also finished fifth in the K-2 1000 m event at the 1972 Summer Olympics in Munich.