Denes Szaszak has decades of paddling experience and been a qualified coach for over 10 years. Denes was trained in Hungary and has competed successfully at an international level. Denes manages Ozone Singapore and is dedicated to the growth of the sport and supporting ozone customers with canoes, surfski, and paddles in the Singapore paddling community.
Since arriving in Singapore his passion for paddling has lead to his involvement in clubs, schools, and the Singapore national team. His technical skills, knowledge, and caring approach have contributed to the achievements of many young and older paddlers across Singapore.
Denes has coached the highly successful Singapore Paddle Club since 2011 and has achieved outstanding results both domestically and internationally. Instilling higher training standards and superior stroke techniques has contributed to this success.
With such enthusiasm for paddling, Denes makes any paddling experience enjoyable, his passion is infectious! His approachable nature, sense of humor, and evident knowledge creates an environment that is both safe and fun.
His commitment and patience, coupled with his unique expertise and ability to transfer his own skill sets, make him an ideal coach. Working with students, potential Olympians, and para Olympians drives him to continually educate himself in order to stay at the top of his game.
If you are located in Singapore and interested in canoes, surfski, or paddles, please contact Denes and his team for demos, sales, and service.