Jiří Kraft


Natonal team member in Canoeing

Club : USK Praha

Date of birth : 1984

Weight : 84 kg

Specialization – sprint 200m K1 and K2

Paddle – Jantex Beta plus

He start  with Canoeing in Poděbrady when he was  11 ears  old.

A lot of succsess  he gain even in category of youth where was nominated in representantion team of Czech rep. which participace in race of Olympic hopes. He represent his country in International race of  youth in Račice Uhre in category K4 1000m gain bronz medal. In same category take a part in European championship  of youth in Zagrep.


In category of adult  he was  first member of club TJ Lokomotiva Nymburk where he has  been trained by Josef  Fuksa. . Afterwards  he race  for Club Dukla  Praha  and  USK Praha of which member is till present day.

Jiří Kraft is a specialist for short track 200m in K1 and in K2. He was very successful in this category and gain a lot of medals in National championship. From this reason he represent Czech rep. in  top International  races especialy in category K2 together with Branko Tarkulič.


List of participiation  in International races  :

World cup Szeged 2011

World cup Račice 2012

Olympijská kvalifikace Poznaň 2012

World cup Poznaň 2012

European Championships  Zagreb 2012

World cup Račice 2013

 European Championships  Montemor-o-Velho  2013

World Championships  Duisburg 2013

Jakub Zavřel

Natonal junior  team member in Canoeing

Club : KVS Hranice

Date of birth : 28.1.1996

Weight : 92 kg

Paddle – G2 medium

Boat : K1 V4 XXL

He start  with Canoeing  in Hranice na Moravě when he was  6  yers  old.

He gain first success in junior category and  representant his country in many junior races . He  participated 3 times in race of Olympic hopes where he gain  medals for K4 200m and K4 200m.


In 2013 he participated in Junior Europian championchip where he nominated in category

K4  1000m for Junior Word championchip in Canada Where  he took  4 th place  closly behind

first three racers.



List of participiation  in International races  :

Olympic Hopes Bydgoszcz 2011

International Regata Piešťany 2012

Olympic Hopes Szeged 2012

International Regata Piešťany 2013

European Junior Championships Poznaň 2013

World Junior Championships 2013

Olympic Hopes Račice 2013