Two through on day 2 of junior and U23 canoe slalom worlds

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FOZ DO IGUASSU, BRAZIL – Two more Canadian athletes have made it through to semi-finals at the 2015 ICF Canoe Slalom Junior and U23 World Championships in Foz do Iguassu, Brazil.

Jazmyne Denhollander of Chilliwack, BC put down a solid run to finish ninth in the Women’s U23 K1 heat. Florence Maheu of Salaberry de Valleyfield, QC made the semis with a twenty-fifth place finish in the same event.

In total, six Canadians will compete in tomorrow’s semi-finals. A top ten result tomorrow is needed to get through to the finals on Saturday. Races start tomorrow morning and can be viewed live through online streaming video.

Summary of Results

Athlete Event Result
Jazmyne Denhollander (Chilliwack, BC) U23 Women’s K1 9th in heatsAdvanced to semi-final
Florence Maheu (Salaberry de Valleyfield, QC) U23 Women’s K1 25th in heatsAdvanced to semi-final
Hannah Penner (Lundbreck, AB) Junior Women’s K1 31st in heats
Natasha O’Connell (Ottawa, ON) Junior Women’s K1 33rd in heats 
Kylie Zirk (Saskatoon, SK) Junior Women’s K1 38th  in heats
*Corrected Results from yesterday:
Andrew Musgrave (Ottawa, ON) Junior Men’s K1 47th in heats*
Adrian Cole (Calgary, AB)  U23 Men’s K1 49th in heats*


Start lists & Results

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