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Medal Picks
Brian Cazeneuve
September 11, 2000
Who will take home gold, silver and bronze in each of the Games' 300 events? And who will be worth watching, win or lose?
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September 11, 2000

Medal Picks

Who will take home gold, silver and bronze in each of the Games' 300 events? And who will be worth watching, win or lose?

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[Gold] Hungary
[Silver] Germany
[Bronze] Romania
Cuba blocked defector Angel Perez from taking seat he had earned in U.S. four

Kayak singles slalom (whitewater)

[Gold]Paul Ratcliffe, Great Britain
[Silver]Scott Shipley, U.S.
[Bronze]Thomas Schmidt, Germany
Gentleman Shipley lent boat to Bosnian paddler at '96 Games

WOMEN

Kayak singles 500 meters

[Gold]Caroline Brunet, Canada
[Silver]Josefa Idem, Italy
[Bronze]Katrin Borchert, Australia
Borchert won silver medal for her native Germany in Barcelona

Kayak pairs 500 meters

[Gold]Pastuszka & Sokolowska, Poland
[Silver]Brunet & Furneaux, Canada
[Bronze]Fischer & Wagner, Germany
Atlanta silver medalist Caroline Brunet carries flag for Canada in opening ceremonies

Kayak fours 500 meters

[Gold] Hungary
[Silver] Germany
[Bronze] Poland
Germany's Birgit Fischer, 38, has won eight Olympic medals since 1980

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