Richmond Hill Canoe Club

Languages spoken:

Hungarian, English

Idols (in sport or other):

Steven Prefontaine, Terry Fox, Andreas Dittmer, Kolonics Gyorgy, Wichmann Tamas

Favourite activities outside of sport:

Video games, hanging out with friends

Training Location(s):

Richmond Hill, Ontario

Preferred sport events / Specialties:

Sprint Canoe


Igor Nikitovic

Senior national athlete since:


Nickname (s):


College/ University (year graduated):

Seneca College

Focus of studies:


Other sports participated in:

Swimming, rope climbing

Favourite movies / TV shows:

Simpsons, Lord of the Rings, Avatar, South Park

Favourite quote / motto:

Doctors and scientists said that breaking the four-minute mile was impossible, that one would die in the attempt. Thus, when I got up from the track after collapsing at the finish line, I figured I was dead.

It would surprise you to know that I …:

I am originally from Hungary, I lived there until I was 15 years old.

National titles (include event, year):

Hungarian National Championship 2004 C4 1000m 1st 500m 1st
Canadian Championship 2008 C1 1000m 2nd 500m 2nd 200m 2nd
2009 Canadian Championship C1 500m 2nd C2 500m 2nd
2010 Canadian Championship C1 1000m 3rd C2 1000m 3rd C2 500m 1st C2 200m 3rd

Career notes (inc. Top results) in 2010:

Pan American Championship C4 2nd place