Ludmila Polesná

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Ludmila Polesná
Medal record
Women's canoe slalom
Representing  Czechoslovakia
World Championships
Gold medal – first place 1961 Hainsberg Folding K-1
Gold medal – first place 1963 Spittal Folding K-1
Gold medal – first place 1967 Lipno K-1
Gold medal – first place 1969 Bourg St.-Maurice K-1
Silver medal – second place 1963 Spittal Folding K-1 team
Silver medal – second place 1965 Spittal K-1 team
Silver medal – second place 1967 Lipno K-1 team
Silver medal – second place 1969 Bourg St.-Maurice K-1 team
Silver medal – second place 1971 Meran K-1
Bronze medal – third place 1971 Meran K-1 team
Bronze medal – third place 1975 Skopje K-1 team

Ludmila Polesná (August 31, 1934 in Písek - December 9, 1988 in Prague) was a Czechoslovak slalom canoeist who competed from the early 1960s to the mid-1970s. She won eleven medals at the ICF Canoe Slalom World Championships with four golds (Folding K-1: 1961, 1963; K-1: 1967, 1969), five silvers (K-1: 1971, K-1 team: 1965, 1967, 1969, Folding K-1 team: 1963) and two bronzes (K-1 team: 1971, 1975).

Polesná also finished 16th in the K-1 event at the 1972 Summer Olympics in Munich.

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