Hannes Aigner

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Hannes Aigner
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Personal information
Nationality German
Born (1989-03-19) 19 March 1989 (age 29)
Augsburg, West Germany
Height 1.83 m (6 ft 0 in)
Weight 75 kg (165 lb)
Sport
Country Germany
Sport Canoe slalom
Event(s) K1
Club Augsburger Kajak Verein

Hannes Aigner (born 19 March 1989 in Augsburg) is a German slalom canoeist who has competed at the international level since 2006. He won a bronze medal in the K1 event at the 2012 Summer Olympics in London.[1]

Career[edit]

Aigner won three gold medals at the ICF Canoe Slalom World Championships, one in the K1 event (2018) and two in the K1 team event (2010, 2011). He also won six medals at the European Championships (1 gold, 3 silvers and 2 bronzes).[2][3][4]

He finished in 4th place in the K1 event at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro.[5][6][7][8]

World Cup individual podiums[edit]

Season Date Venue Position Event
2010 3 July 2010 Augsburg 1st K1
2013 17 August 2013 Tacen 3rd K1[9]
2014 21 June 2014 Prague 1st K1
2017 24 June 2017 Augsburg 2nd K1
2018 8 July 2018 Augsburg 3rd K1

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Hannes Aigner". Sports-Reference.com. Retrieved 3 December 2017.
  2. ^ "Hannes AIGNER (GER)". CanoeSlalom.net. Retrieved 3 December 2017.
  3. ^ Canoeing – European Championships – Slalom Canoeing 2012
  4. ^ Canoeing – European Championships – Slalom Canoeing 2013
  5. ^ "Rio 2016". Rio 2016. Archived from the original on 25 August 2016. Retrieved 31 August 2016.
  6. ^ Canoeing – Olympic Games – Slalom 2012
  7. ^ Canoeing – European Championships – Slalom Canoeing 2010
  8. ^ Canoeing – European Championships – Slalom Canoeing
  9. ^ Canoeing – World Cup – Slalom Tacen 2013

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