September 9, 2021: athletes from 60 countries came to compete at 2021 ICF Junior & Under 23 Canoe Sprint World Championships in Montemor-o-Velho, Portugal. The competitions finished this Monday, on September 6.
In total, Russian national team have won 22 medals (9 gold, 4 silver, and 9 bronze ones), ranking 2nd in the overall medal table. The team's success once again showed their high level.
Taganrog's Youth Sports School of Olympic Reserve No. 3 was represented at the U-23 competitions by Olesya Kozeeva (born in 2005, coached by Oleg Kozeev). She won bronze in Women's K1 U23 500, repeating her earlier achievement - the bronze at 2021 ECA Junior and U23 Canoe Sprint European Championships In Poznan, Poland in June 2021.
We congratulate Olesya Kozeeva and the staff of Taganrog's Youth Sports School of Olympic Reserve No. 3 on the successful performance.