Stanislav Ježek

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Stanislav Ježek
Slalom canoeing 2012 Olympics C2 CZE Stanislav Ježek and Vavřinec Hradilek 2.jpg
Vavřinec Hradilek (14A) and Stanislav Ježek (14B)
Medal record
Men's canoe slalom
Representing  Czech Republic
World Championships
Gold medal – first place 2002 Bourg St.-Maurice C-1 team
Silver medal – second place 2006 Prague C-1 team
Bronze medal – third place 2003 Augsburg C-1 team
Bronze medal – third place 2005 Penrith C-1 team
Bronze medal – third place 2006 Prague C-1
Bronze medal – third place 2007 Foz do Iguaçu C-1 team
Bronze medal – third place 2010 Tacen C-1 team
Bronze medal – third place 2011 Bratislava C-1 team
European Championships
Gold medal – first place 2009 Nottingham C-1 team
Silver medal – second place 2008 Kraków C-1
Silver medal – second place 2010 Bratislava C-1 team
Silver medal – second place 2015 Markkleeberg C-1 team
Bronze medal – third place 2005 Tacen C-1 team
Bronze medal – third place 2006 L'Argentière-la-Bessée C-1 team
Bronze medal – third place 2011 La Seu d'Urgell C-1 team

Stanislav Ježek (Czech pronunciation: [ˈstaɲɪslaf ˈjɛʒɛk]; born 21 November 1976 in Prague) is a Czech slalom canoeist who has competed since the mid-1990s. He won eight medals at the ICF Canoe Slalom World Championships with a gold (C-1 team: 2002), a silver (C-1 team: 2006), and six bronzes (C-1: 2006, C-1 team: 2003, 2005, 2007, 2010, 2011).

He is the overall World Cup champion in C-1 from 1999 and 2011. He also won a total of 7 medals at the European Championships (1 gold, 3 silvers and 3 bronzes).

Ježek also competed at the 2008 Summer Olympics in Beijing. In the C-1 event, he finished fourth in the qualification round, thus progressing to the semifinals. In the semifinals he finished second, managing to reach the top eight and the final round. In the final he finished fifth. At the 2012 Summer Olympics in London he repeated his 5th position in the C-1 event. He also started in the C-2 event with Vavřinec Hradilek where they finished 9th after being eliminated in the semifinals.

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