Ben Hayward finishes 27th at canoe slalom World Cup 3 semi

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LIPTOVSKY MIKULAS, SLOVAKIA – Ben Hayward of Edmonton, AB finished twenty-seventh overall after his K1 semi-final run of the third ICF Canoe Slalom World Cup in Liptovsky Mikulas, Slovakia. In the Women’s K1 Team event, the trio of Jessica Groeneveld (Innisfail, AB), Jazmyne Denhollander (Chilliwack, BC) and Thea Froehlich (Ottawa, ON) finished ninth on Sunday.

The Canadian team has returned home to focus on final preparations for the Toronto 2015 Pan American Games. World Cups 4 and 5 continue in August.

Summary of Results

Athlete Event Result
Ben Hayward (Edmonton, AB) Men’s K1 27th in semi
Jessica Groeneveld (Innisfail, AB), Jazmyne Denhollander (Chilliwack, BC), Thea Froehlich (Ottawa, ON) Women’s K1 Team Event 9th overall
Friday Results
Haley Daniels (Calgary, AB) Women’s C1 28th in heats
Jessica Groeneveld (Innisfail, AB) Women’s K1 33rd in heats
Jazmyne Denhollander (Chilliwack, BC) Women’s K1 47th in heats
Michael Tayler (Ottawa, ON) Men’s K1 51st in heats
Thea Froehlich (Ottawa, ON) Women’s K1 55th in heats
David Ford (Edmonton, AB) Men’s K1 63rd in heats


Full Results

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