Thomas Konietzko



Thomas has been president of the German Canoe Federation since 2009, after previously holding the position of vice-president. The former canoe sprint coach was also a member of the German Olympic Sports Assembly’s high performance board from 2011 until 2015. He has been an ICF board member since 2014, and vice president since 2017. Thomas was a board
member of the European Canoe Association from 2011 until 2016, and was made an honorary member of the ECA in 2016. 

Thomas was the recipient of a German Order of Merit for his many years of involvement in the sporting community in the Saxony-Anhalt region.


Thomas Konietzko - ICF Vice President


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