Ricarda Funk on her dream of gold

"The bigger the dream, the more work there is."

First of all, congratulations on the gold medal! Is this victory comparable to anything you’ve won before in your sports career?

Copyright © Philipp Reichenbach

How much pressure was on your shoulders during this phase?

How do you deal with pressure to perform in such situations? Can rituals and routines help?

Copyright © Rebekka Anton
Copyright © Rebekka Anton
Copyright © Rebekka Anton

Did you have any special encounters despite the contact restrictions in the Olympic Village?

What fascinates you personally about canoe slalom?

Copyright © Rebekka Anton

What do you recommend to hobby paddlers and beginners?

You can't get any higher than Olympic gold, so what are your goals for your future in the sport?


boot News

boot themed areas