General Info

Dear Sportfriends,

Slovak Canoe Association is inviting you to OLYMPIC HOPES,
which will be held in Bratislava on September 13th - 15th, 2019.

Competition programme

11.9.2019 (Wednesday)Trainings, Self boat control
12.9.2019 (Thursday)Trainings, Team Leaders' meeting,
Self boat control
13.9.2019 (Friday)1000m heats, semifinals, finals
14.9.2019 (Saturday)500m heats, semifinals, finals
15.9.2019 (Sunday)200m heats, semifinals, finals


Men born 2002 K1, C1 200, 500, 1000 m
Men born 2003 K1, C1 200, 500, 1000 m
Men born 2004 K1, C1 200, 500, 1000 m
Men born 2002 K2, C2 200, 1000 m
Men born 2003, 2004 K2, C2 200, 1000 m
Men born 2002 - 2004 K4, C4 200, 500 m

Women born 2002 K1, C1 200, 500, 1000 m
Women born 2003 K1, C1 200, 500, 1000 m
Women born 2004 K1, C1 200, 500, 1000 m
Women born 2002 K2, C2 200, 500 m
Women born 2003, 2004 K2, C2 200, 500 m
Women born 2002 - 2004 K4 200, 500 m

Each national federation can enter max. 2 boats for each event

Cup of Nations

1st place 2nd place 3rd place 4th place 5th place 6th place 7th place 8th place 9th place
10 points 8 points 7 points 6 points 5 points 4 points 3 points 2 points 1 points

Participation Fee and Services

All participants (athletes, coaches, attendants, etc.) have to pay a participation fee of 30€/day, that includes:

  • Accreditation card
  • Shuttle bus: on the competition days according to the timetable to be published
  • Training bus running according to the timetable to be published
  • Security service at the course
  • Medical care at the course
  • Fees for the use of the regatta course and its facilities

The participation fee does NOT include:

  • Transfer from and to the Airport

In case accommodation is booked through the HOC, then all team members of that national federation will not have to pay a participation fee as it is already included in the accommodation price.


In order to assure a very good organization and accommodation we would be obliged if you could confirm your participation by fill forms:

  • ELECTRONICAL Preliminary entry form / request for boats - 14th July 2019 at the latest on

  • ELECTRONICAL Nominal Entries on our website deadline is 4th September 2019 on

After deadline of nominal entries will be every change charged by 2,- € / one change.


The participant's fees are to paid after coach meeting, or before the competition via bank, only in EUR:

Benificiary: Slovenska kanoistika, Junacka 6,831 04 Bratislava
Bank: Slovenská sporiteľňa, a.s.
IBAN: SK64 0900 0000 0051 2488 5114

Traning before competitions

For teams coming not only from oversees we will be able to arrange for training camp before (or after) the competition. Please contact

Type and standards of accommodation

Accommodation costs pro person/night, including full board and local transportation.

After the preliminary entries we will send you invoice with 10% advanced payment for accommodation based on the hotel you choose. After the payment we will confirm booking. Until 5th August we need exact number of persons for accommodation and after the 1st September there is 100% cancellation fee.

Category 1: Double room: 95 EUR/ person Single room: 105 EUR/night

Category 2: Double room: 85 EUR/ person Single room: 95 EUR/night

Category 3: Person: 65 EUR/night, Single room: 75 EUR

Accommodation for V4: Double room: 50 EUR/ person

Category 4: Quadruple room: 40 EUR/ person Single room: 60 EUR/night

Boat rental

A limited number of boats can be rented. Your request must be send till 14th July 2019 in the online preliminary form. After this date should be problem to provide boats. The fee will be 40 EUR per single boat and day, 45 EUR per double boat/ day and 50 EUR per K4/C4/and day.

Airport Transport for all participants

Bratislava airport 10€/person
Viena airport 20€/person
Groups up to 3 person will have a special price

Transport of athletes and team officials during the competition

Shuttlebus from hotels will be provided according a specific timetable and will be free of charge.