For the 1996 Olympic medal winners, Medalists are listed in order of gold, silver, and bronze for Canoeing (Women).
500-m Kayak Singles: Rita Koban, Hungary; Caroline Brunet, Canada; Josefa Idem, Italy
500-m Kayak Doubles: Agneta Andersson and Susanne Gunnarsson, Sweden; Birgit Fischer and Ramona Portwich, Germany; Anna Wood and Katrin Borchert, Australia
500-m Kayak Fours: Germany; Switzerland; Sweden
Kayak Slalom: Stepanka Hilgertova, Czech Republic; Dana Chladek, U.S.A.; Miriam Fox-Jerusalmi, France
As explained above, the 1996 Olympic Medal Winners: Canoeing (Women) gave birth to some new names who won medals for their various countries.