A hectic first World Cup day has now drawn to a close. 140 athletes took to the waters of the Muota today for the classic race, held under perfect conditions. The technical sections pushed the paddlers from 14 nations to their limits. Thanks to the slick race organisation, there were some top performances to be seen.

 

 Results:

Classic Race, Kayak singles, Ladies

1. Place

MATHYS Melanie

SUI

12:59.50

2. Place

OVERBECK Alke

GER

13:03.75

3. Place

 

MUELLER Hannah

SUI

13:13.43

Classic Race, Kayak singles, Men

1. Place

OVEN Simon

SLO

11:56.96

2. Place

GRATON Paul

FRA

12:06.57

3. Place

 

JEAN Paul

FRA

12:09.49

Classic Race, Canoe singles, Ladies

1. Place

PANATO Cecilia

ITA

14:04.98

2. Place

EICHENBERGER Sabine

SUI

14:30.39

3. Place

 

HAAB Claire

FRA

14:37.50

Classic Race, Canoe singles, Men

1. Place

ROLENC Ondrej

CZE

12:57.07

2. Place

DAZEUR Quentin

FRA

13:04.83

3. Place

 

WEBER Normen

GER

13:07.85

Classic Race, Canoe doubles, Ladies

1. Place

PANATO - PANATO Alice - Cecilia

ITA

14:08.48

2. Place

COAT - DURAND Cindy - Manon

FRA

14:12.61

3. Place

 

BARM - BARTH Sabrina - Lea Sophie

GER

14:48.02

Classic Race, Canoe doubles, Men

1. Place

SANTAMARIA - DAZEUR Stephane - Quentin

FRA

12:41.13

2. Place

DEBRAY - LAPOINTE Tony - Louis

FRA

12:48.80

3. Place

 

BRUECKER - WEBER Rene - Normen

GER

13:15.56

 

 

After the main race, the excitement continued with the first Swiss Kayak Cross Championships. 40 paddlers launched themselves down the steep starting ramp in the battle for Swiss Champion in Men, Ladies and Junior categories.

 

 

 Kayak Cross, Ladies

1. Place

KUTTENBERGER Annalena

2. Place

HÄBERLING Leonie

3. Place

FISCHER Flurina

Kayak Cross, Men

1. Place

KREMSLEHNER Christoph (AUT)

2. Place

ROHRER Jan (Swiss Champion)

3. Place

 

SCHLAEFLI Jeremias

Kayak Cross, Junior

 

1. Place

WIDMER Calvin

 

2. Place

SPADA Fabio

 

3. Place

 

REICHENBACH Daniel

 

Kayak Cross, Chinese Race

 

Man-in-the-Middle

WIDMER Christoph

 

       

 

The Canoe World Cup races continue tomorrow with the Sprint Race.

 

Live Stream http://www.swiss-sport.tv/events/595-kanu-weltcup-muota-sz?medium=875

 

Results http://www.wm-muota2018.ch/en/results-news/