Pole takes bronze in European Canoe Slalom Championships

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Polish canoeist Mateusz Polaczyk of the Zawisza Bydgoszcz team took bronze in the K1 Men's Kayak classification at this year's European Canoe Slalom Championships in Prague on Saturday.

The event was won by the Czech Republic's Jiri Prskavec with Slovenia's Peter Kauzer in second place.

In the women's C1 event, Polish competitor Klaudia Zwolinska of KS Start Nowy Sacz placed fourth behind winner Gabriela Satkova of the Czech Republic.