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Canoeing at the 1936 Berlin Summer Games:

Men's Canadian Doubles, 10,000 metres

Canoeing at the 1936 Summer Games: Next Summer Games


Host City: Berlin, Germany
Venue(s): Regatta Course, Grünau, Berlin
Date Started: August 7, 1936
Date Finished: August 7, 1936
Format: Final only.

Gold: TCH Czechoslovakia
Silver: CAN Canada
Bronze: AUT Austria
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As in the other two Canadian events, there were very few entrants in the distance race, just five starting. The defending European champions were Czechoslovakia's Rus and Brzák-Felix, but they were not competing. The 1934 bronze medallist, Zdeněk Škrland, was racing with Václav Mottl. The race, held in the rain, was not a very exciting contest. The Czechs took the lead, with the Canadians and the other boats following them, with nothing happening during the race.

Final Standings

Rank Team NOC Medal T
1 Czechoslovakia TCH Gold 50:33.5 OB
2 Canada CAN Silver 51:15.8
3 Austria AUT Bronze 51:28.0
4 Germany GER 52:35.6
5 United States USA 57:06.2