Stefan Henze Suffers Serious Injuries In Rio

2004 Olympic Slalom Silver (C2) Medalist and former World Champion Stefan Henze was seriously injured in a head-on automotive collision while travelling by taxi back to the Olympic Village outside of Rio.

The German Canoeist was in Rio as Coach of the Women's slalom,  Also injured in the accident was sport scientist for the team, Cristian Katini.

Henze is currently at Miguel Couto hospital where he is listed in critical condition.