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Ontario captures EIGHT medals on opening day!

posted Aug 26, 2009, 2:27 PM by graeme.lind@rideaucanoeclub.ca   [ updated Aug 27, 2009, 5:19 PM ]
PEI -- After a delayed start to competition (caused by hurricane Bill), the Ontario Canoe/Kayak team hit the salty waters of the Southwest River on Tuesday looking for hardware.  Advancing to ALL 500m A-Finals, the team managed to capture a total of eight medals in the first day of comeptition. 
 
The results were as follows:
 
SILVER - Rachel Marcuson / Talyor Potts C2 500m
SILVER - Chris Mehak K1 500m
SILVER - Lizzy Bates K1 500m
SILVER - Rob Clarke / Jacob Sosna K2 500m
 
BRONZE - Dustin Shaw, C1 500m
BRONZE - Dustin Shaw / Chriss Abbott C2 500m
BRONZE - Rachel Marcuson / Talyor Potts / Nina Doherty / Nicole Wong C4 500m
BRONZE - Lizzy Bates / Cheyanne Farquharson / Mariane Fraser / Tessa Oldershaw K4 500m
 
 
With special mention to our RCC paddlers:
 
FOURTH - Kaitlin Findlay C1 500m
FOURTH - Cheyanne Farquharson / Courtney Stott K2 500m