Tim Brabants

Tim Brabants

Canoe Sprint

  • Event K1 1000m
  • Date of Birth 23/01/1977
  • Born Chertsey, Surrey


At the Beijing Games in 2008, Tim Brabants won Britain’s first-ever Olympic canoeing gold medal – in either slalom and sprint – claiming the K1 1000m title.

Tim also won K1 1000m bronze at the Sydney Games in 2000 and the same colour in the K1 500m in China.

He was awarded an MBE for his sporting achievements in 2009 and was the most experienced and oldest member of the British canoe sprint team for London 2012 and one of only two to have previous Olympic experience.

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