The Australian men’s K4 1000 crew have added another silver medal to their impressive canoe sprint World Cup campaign, their last major race before they defend their Olympic gold medal in Rio.
Australia’s Jessica Fox has won silver in the women’s K1 at the opening event of the Canoe Slalom World Cup season in Ivrea, Italy, adding to the gold she won in the non-Olympic C1 24 hours earlier.
The powerful Australian men’s 1000 metre canoe sprint squad will get a chance to test new events when they head to Portugal this weekend for the third World Cup.
Olympic-bound athletes Jessica Fox and Ian Borrows will get a chance to test their progress in the lead-up to Rio when they contest the opening round of the canoe slalom World Cup in Ivrea, Italy, this weekend.
The K4 crew have won another World Cup medal and Ken Wallace and Lachlan Tame have returned to their best form at the canoe sprint World Cup in the Czech Republic.
London Olympian Jo Brigden-Jones will be racing for her Rio Olympic future on Friday night when the first sprint canoe World Cup gets underway in Duisburg, Germany.