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Tim Brabants Finishes Eighth in K1 1000m

Tim Brabants Finishes Eighth in K1 1000m
Hopes that Team GB Canoe Sprint competitor Tim Brabants would add another medal to the growing pile of British 2012 trophies were dashed today when the veteran paddler finished eighth in the Final of the Kayak Single (K1) 1000m race at Eton Dorney. Brabants, who took gold in Beijing 2008, is the most successful kayaker the United Kingdom has ever produced, with a distinguished sporting career that... 

Reigning K1 Olympic Champ, Tim Brabants, Through to the Finals of London 2012

Reigning K1 Olympic Champ, Tim Brabants, Through to the Finals of London 2012
Tim Brabants, the reigning Kayak Singles 1000m Sprint Olympic champion has made it through to the finals of this event at London 2012. Brabants, who was world Champion in 2007 and took the gold medal at Beijing 2008, made it through to Wednesday’s final following a fiercely fought set of opening heats and equally ferocious semifinals. At the beginning of the elimination process there were 22 paddlers... 

Lizzie Neave Smashes It at the Women’s Kayak (K1) Olympic Heats

Lizzie Neave Smashes It at the Women's Kayak (K1) Olympic Heats
Whilst the BBC was wailing hysterically over  (much hyped) Tom Daley’s inability to bring home the goods, a less well known member of Team GB was smashing it in the opening Heats of the Women’s Kayak (K1) Slalom event. - Lizzie Neave stormed the opening stages of the compeition, achieving a beast score, which saw her placed second in the overall rankings. She missed out on topping the scoreboard... 

Richard Hounslow Narrowly Makes the K1 Slalom Semi Finals

Richard Hounslow Narrowly Makes the K1 Slalom Semi Finals
British kayaker, Richard Hounslow has made the semifinals of the London 2012 Olympic Kayak Single (K1)  Slalom event, having finished 11th overall in the opening heats. He will now join the 12 other highest ranked competitors on Wednesday in the second stage of the competition. - Hounslow faced a big challenge in the second run of the opening Heats, having finished in joint 14th place in the opening... 
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