Freestyle Kayaking Championships • Nantahala Gorge • Bryson City, North Carolina USA

The freestyle kayaking world championships concluded on Sunday September 8 with new world champions awarded in the sport's eight classes of competition. This ultimate whitewater event brought the top freestyle athletes from 30 countries to the Nantahala Gorge near Bryson City, North Carolina, USA for a full week of competition and events. And the winners are...

Men's K1 Medalists (l-r)
Silver: Peter Csonka, Slovakia
Gold: Dane Jackson, USA
Bronze: Tomasz Czaplicki, Poland

Women's K1 Medalists (l-r)
Silver: Hitomi Takaku, Japan
Gold: Claire O'Hara, Great Britain
Bronze: Adriene Levknecht, USA

OC-1 Medalists (l-r)
Silver: Dane Jackson, USA
Gold: Jordan Poffenberger, USA
Bronze: Jez Jezz, Australia

C1 Medalists (l-r)
Silver: Tad Dennis, United States
Gold: Jordan Poffenberger, USA
Bronze: Dane Jackson, USA

Women's Squirt Medalists (l-r)
Silver: Motoko Ishida, Japan
Gold: Claire O'Hara, Great Britain
Bronze: Yoshiko Suematsu, Japan

Men's Squirt Medalists (l-r)
Silver: Dane Jackson, USA
Gold: Clay Wright, United States
Bronze: Max Karlsson, Sweden

Junior Women's Medalists (l-r)
Silver: Nuria Fontane, Spain
Gold: Rowan Stuart, USA
Bronze: Kimberlee Aldred, Great Britain

Junior Men's Medalists (l-r)
Silver: Thomas Richard, France
Gold: Hunter Katich, USA
Bronze: Alec Voorhees, USA


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