Canoeing at the 2008 Summer Olympics – Men's K-1 1000 metres

The men's K-1 1000 metres competition in canoeing at the 2008 Summer Olympics took place at the Shunyi Olympic Rowing-Canoeing Park in Beijing on 22 August. The K-1 event is raced in single-person kayaks.

Competition consists of three rounds: the heats, the semifinals, and the final. All boats compete in the heats. The top finisher in each of the three heats advances directly to the final, while the next six finishers (places 2 through 7) in each heat move on to the semifinals. The top three finishers in each of the two semifinals join the heats winners in the final.

ScheduleEdit

All times are China Standard Time (UTC+8)

Date Time Round
Monday, August 18, 2008 15:30-16:00 Heats
Wednesday, August 20, 2008 15:30-15:50 Semifinals
Friday, August 22, 2008 15:30-15:45 Final

MedalistsEdit

  Gold   Silver   Bronze
  Tim Brabants (GBR)   Eirik Verås Larsen (NOR)   Ken Wallace (AUS)

ResultsEdit

HeatsEdit

Qualification Rules: 1->Final, 2..7->Semifinals, Rest Out

Heat 1Edit

Rank Athletes Country Time Notes
1 Tim Brabants   Great Britain 3:27.828 QF
2 Zoltán Benkő   Hungary 3:29.542 QS
3 Markus Oscarsson   Sweden 3:30.044 QS
4 Emanuel Silva   Portugal 3:31.843 QS
5 Shaun Rubenstein   South Africa 3:36.134 QS
6 Dmitriy Torlopov   Kazakhstan 3:39.671 QS
7 Manuel Cortina Martínez   Mexico 3:41.433 QS
8 Myint Tayzar Phone   Myanmar 3:53.578
9 Assane Dame Fall   Senegal 4:07.061

Heat 2Edit

Rank Athletes Country Time Notes
1 Adam van Koeverden   Canada 3:29.622 QF
2 Stjepan Janić   Croatia 3:31.369 QS
3 Ben Fouhy   New Zealand 3:33.037 QS
4 Jernej Zupancic Regent   Slovenia 3:33.289 QS
5 Michael Kolganov   Israel 3:38.207 QS
6 Rami Zur   United States 3:38.693 QS
7 Jorge Garcia   Cuba 3:38.866 QS
8 Kotoua Francis Abia   Ivory Coast 4:14.411
9 Alcino Silva   São Tomé and Príncipe 4:28.057

Heat 3Edit

Rank Athletes Country Time Notes
1 Eirik Verås Larsen   Norway 3:29.043 QF
2 Ken Wallace   Australia 3:30.306 QS
3 Max Hoff   Germany 3:30.316 QS
4 Anton Ryakhov   Russia 3:38.381 QS
5 Pan Yao   China 3:40.774 QS
6 Miguel Correa   Argentina 3:45.695 QS
7 Rudolph Berking-Williams   Samoa 4:00.784 QS
8 Tony Lespoir   Seychelles 4:05.890

SemifinalsEdit

Qualification Rules: 1..3->Final, Rest Out

Semifinal 1Edit

Rank Athletes Country Time Notes
1 Ken Wallace   Australia 3:33.255 QF
2 Ben Fouhy   New Zealand 3:33.542 QF
3 Markus Oscarsson   Sweden 3:33.906 QF
4 Shaun Rubenstein   South Africa 3:36.969
5 Anton Ryakhov   Russia 3:37.017
6 Jernej Zupancic Regent   Slovenia 3:41.730
7 Rami Zur   United States 3:46.204
8 Dmitriy Torlopov   Kazakhstan 3:47.212
9 Rudolph Berking-Williams   Samoa 4:04.658

Semifinal 2Edit

Rank Athletes Country Time Notes
1 Max Hoff   Germany 3:32.847 QF
2 Stjepan Janić   Croatia 3:33.942 QF
3 Zoltán Benkő   Hungary 3:34.473 QF
4 Emanuel Silva   Portugal 3:34.508
5 Jorge Garcia   Cuba 3:41.219
6 Pan Yao   China 3:41.539
7 Manuel Cortina Martínez   Mexico 3:43.017
8 Michael Kolganov   Israel 3:43.108
9 Miguel Correa   Argentina 3:51.715

FinalEdit

Rank Athletes Country Time Notes
  Tim Brabants   Great Britain 3:26.323
  Eirik Verås Larsen   Norway 3:27.342
  Ken Wallace   Australia 3:27.485
4 Ben Fouhy   New Zealand 3:29.193
5 Max Hoff   Germany 3:29.391
6 Markus Oscarsson   Sweden 3:30.198
7 Stjepan Janić   Croatia 3:30.495
8 Adam van Koeverden   Canada 3:31.793
9 Zoltán Benkő   Hungary 3:32.120

ReferencesEdit