Amálie Hilgertová

Date of Birth: 4.9.1997 

Discipline: slalom K1 women 


Best results:

  • 1. place Junior World Championship 2013 in Liptovský Mikuláš (individual+ team)
  • 3. place Junior Eupopean Championship in Bourg St Maurice (team)
  • 1. place Junior WCH in Sydney 2014 (teams)
  • 3. place YOG 2014 Nanjing 
  • 1st place in teams at junior World Championships (Brazil, 2015)


Where did you start: 

In the very beginning I started with paddling trips with my family, following step was training in Troja… 


Why do you paddle? 

Thanks to my family was allways close to this sport, and also I have absolutely ideal conditions for doing it, but I paddle mostly because I enjoy it. 


Most favourite course/river?

 Troja, as my home course, but I like Pau and Sydney as well. 


Your best paddling experience?

Paddlig down some nice river, succesfull race – my winnig race on Junior World Championship. And I also enjoyed realy much the fantastic athmosphere on Troja World Championship, where I was like a fan. 


Your future goals and plans: 

I wish, I will love paddling in the future, this is the most important thing. And my goal for the next season is succesfull selection. 


Other hobbies: 

Horse riding, running, skiing, kiting and yoga