Ajda Novak takes bronze at Canoe Slalom European Championships

Liptovsky Mikulas – Ajda Novak won Slovenia another medal at the Canoe Slalom European Championships in Liptovsky Mikulas, Slovakia, on Sunday by securing bronze in the women’s extreme canoe slalom, a new Olympic discipline.

The 28-year-old rounded off a perfect day for Slovenia after Benjamin Savšek won his forth European championship title in the men’s C-1 event.

Czechia’s Tereza Fišerova won the event ahead of Briton Mallory Franklin.

In the men’s extreme slalom, Slovenia’s Tine Kancler did not make it past the quarter-finals.