|Men's canoe sprint|
|2012 London||K-2 1000 m|
|2005 Zagreb||K-2 1000 m|
|2006 Szeged||K-4 1000 m|
|2001 Poznań||K-4 1000 m|
|2003 Gainesville||K-4 1000 m|
|2013 Duisburg||K-2 1000 m|
|2012 Zagreb||K-2 1000 m|
|2011 Belgrade||K-2 1000 m|
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