Rio Olympics Sprint Canoe Events

The sprint canoe events at the Rio Olympics begin next week on Monday, August 15 and run through Saturday, August 20.  Heats in the various events will take place on August 15, 17, and 19, with medal events on August 16, 18, and 20.

For a more complete schedule of events, please see which provides an interactive calendar to review the events each day.

Additionally, information concerning the athletes who will be competing this year, as well as historic information on past Olympics can be found at