After first runs in the men's K1 Robert McIntyre was well placed in the field of 38 competitors with a 9th place with the top 15 to progress after second runs to the afternoon final.
In the woman's K1 Madeleine Batters struggled with her first run in the testy conditions and was last in the field of 16 starters. In the second runs however she found good form and lines down the left hand side of the course to post an improved time of 51.51 seconds which was a big improvement of 3.5 seconds on the first run time and just outside the 12th place qualifying time. Her final placing was 14th.
In the men's second run many of the top competitors did not contest&nbs