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President of the Republic congratulates canoeing champions Fernando Pimenta and Kevin Santos

President of the Republic congratulates canoeing champions Fernando Pimenta and Kevin Santos President of the Republic congratulates canoeing champions Fernando Pimenta and Kevin Santos

© Fernando Fontes/Global Images Author: Lusa The President of the Republic, Marcelo Rebelo de Sousa, congratulated the canoeists Fernando Pimenta (K1 5000 meters) and Kevin Santos (K1 200 meters), who became European canoeing champions, in Munich, Germany. In addition to the gold, Pimenta also won a silver medal in the K1 1000 meters and a […]

Finally the “perfect test” of Kevin Santos in the 200 meters of K1 in canoe

Finally the “perfect test” of Kevin Santos in the 200 meters of K1 in canoe Finally the “perfect test” of Kevin Santos in the 200 meters of K1 in canoe

Canoeist Kevin Santos © Pawel Jaskolka/EPA Author: Lusa Canoeist Kevin Santos considered this Sunday that the title of European champion in K1 200 meters rewards his work and the “perfect” test he was looking for, which motivated him “even more” to try to go to Paris 2024. “It is the second consecutive year that I […]

“I’m very happy.” Fernando Pimenta is proclaimed European champion of K1 5000 meters

“I’m very happy.” Fernando Pimenta is proclaimed European champion of K1 5000 meters “I’m very happy.”  Fernando Pimenta is proclaimed European champion of K1 5000 meters

Canoeist Fernando Pimenta © Rita Chantre / Global Images Author: Catia Carmo with Lusa The canoeist Fernando Pimenta was proclaimed this Sunday European champion of K1 5000 meters at the European Championships in Munich, and won his 121st medal in international competitions, the third in Germany. The Portuguese Olympian regained the title, which had eluded […]

Kevin Santos European canoeing champion in K1 200 after rectification of results

Kevin Santos European canoeing champion in K1 200 after rectification of results Kevin Santos European canoeing champion in K1 200 after rectification of results

Portuguese canoeist Kevin Santos © Portuguese Federation of Canoeing Author: Lusa The Portuguese canoeist Kevin Santos was crowned this Sunday European champion of K1 200 meters, after initially winning fifth place in the final regatta in Munich. After placing fifth, those responsible for the Portuguese Canoeing Federation (FPC) asked to see the images of the […]

The canoeist Teresa Portela sixth in K1 500 meters in the Europeans

The canoeist Teresa Portela sixth in K1 500 meters in the Europeans The canoeist Teresa Portela sixth in K1 500 meters in the Europeans

The canoeist Teresa Portela © Jakub Kaczmarczyk/EPA Author: TSF with Lusa This Sunday, the canoeist Teresa Portela was sixth in the final of the 500 meters K1 Olympics of the European Championships in Munich, Germany, after being fifth in the 200 meters K1. Starting from track two, the 34-year-old Portuguese Olympic athlete, who had been […]

European canoeing. Alex Santos sixth and Floriano Jesus seventh in the KL1 adapted class

European canoeing. Alex Santos sixth and Floriano Jesus seventh in the KL1 adapted class European canoeing.  Alex Santos sixth and Floriano Jesus seventh in the KL1 adapted class

Canoeist Alex Santos © Portuguese Federation of Canoeing Author: Lusa Canoeists Alex Santos and Floriano Jesús finished this Sunday in sixth and seventh place, respectively, in the final of the KL1 200 meters adapted test of the European Championships in Munich, Germany. Tokyo 2020 Paralympian Alex Santos completed the race in 51.478 seconds, while Floriano […]

Munich Europeans. Fernando Pimenta contests the K1 5000 final at 2:30 p.m. on Sunday

Munich Europeans. Fernando Pimenta contests the K1 5000 final at 2:30 p.m. on Sunday Munich Europeans.  Fernando Pimenta contests the K1 5000 final at 2:30 p.m. on Sunday

© Rita Chantre / Global Images (archive) Author: Lusa The Portuguese canoeist Fernando Pimenta will contest the final of the 5000 meters K1 of the European Championship in Munich on Sunday at 2:30 p.m. (Lisbon time), announced the organization, which was forced to postpone the test this Saturday due to a storm. The bad weather […]

Munich Europeans. Storm postpones the last Pimenta K1 5000 for Sunday

Munich Europeans. Storm postpones the last Pimenta K1 5000 for Sunday Munich Europeans.  Storm postpones the last Pimenta K1 5000 for Sunday

© Rita Chantre / Global Images (archive) Author: Lusa A storm that hit the regatta course this Saturday dictated the postponement to Sunday of the finals of K1 and C1 5000 meters of Fernando Pimenta and Beatriz Lamas in the European canoeing in Munich. “The races will only be played on Sunday, at a time […]

“I really went to the limit.” Pimenta vents after the silver in K1 1,000 in canoeing

“I really went to the limit.” Pimenta vents after the silver in K1 1,000 in canoeing “I really went to the limit.”  Pimenta vents after the silver in K1 1,000 in canoeing

Canoeist Fernando Pimenta © Rita Chantre / Global Images Author: Lusa Canoeist Fernando Pimenta assumed this Saturday that he had challenged the limits of his endurance in the final of K1 1,000 meters of the European Championships in Munich, acknowledging that he had nothing more to give than what he gave to win silver. “When […]

Canoeing Europeans: Fernando Pimenta wins the silver medal in the 1,000 meters K1

Canoeing Europeans: Fernando Pimenta wins the silver medal in the 1,000 meters K1 Canoeing Europeans: Fernando Pimenta wins the silver medal in the 1,000 meters K1

Canoeist Fernando Pimenta © Rita Chantre / Global Images Author: catia carmo The canoeist Fernando Pimenta won, this Saturday, the silver medal in the 1,000 meters K1 of the European Canoeing Championship, in Munich, Germany, thus increasing his already rich record to 120, but losing the gold to his great rival Balint Kopasz from Hungary. […]

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