Sören Kaufmann

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Sören Kaufmann
Medal record
Men's canoe slalom
Representing  Germany
World Championships
Gold medal – first place 1995 Nottingham C1 team
Silver medal – second place 1995 Nottingham C1
Silver medal – second place 2002 Bourg St.-Maurice C1 team
Bronze medal – third place 1993 Mezzana C1
European Championships
Gold medal – first place 1996 Augsburg C1 team
Silver medal – second place 1996 Augsburg C1
Silver medal – second place 2002 Bratislava C1 team

Sören Kaufmann (born 8 May 1971 in Augsburg) is a German slalom canoeist who competed from the late 1980s to the mid-2000s (decade). He won four medals at the ICF Canoe Slalom World Championships with a gold (C1 team: 1995), two silvers (C1: 1995, C1 team: 2002), and a bronze (C1: 1993).

He won three medals at the European Championships (1 gold and 2 silvers).

Kaufmann also competed in three Summer Olympics, earning his best finish of sixth in the C1 event in Sydney in 2000.

As of 2017 he is the German national team coach for canoeists.[1]

World Cup individual podiums[edit]

Season Date Venue Position Event
1993 25 Jul 1993 Lofer 3rd C1
1 Aug 1993 Augsburg 2nd C1
1994 3 Jul 1994 Augsburg 1st C1
1996 16 Jun 1996 Augsburg 2nd C1
2000 2 Jul 2000 Saint-Pé-de-Bigorre 3rd C1

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Trainer und Betreuer". Retrieved 25 August 2017.