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Canoeing at the 2016 Summer Olympics – Women's K-1 500 metres

The women's canoe sprint K-1 500 metres competition at the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro took place between 17 and 18 August at Lagoa Stadium.

Women's canoe sprint K-1 500 metres
at the Games of the XXXI Olympiad
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VenueLagoa Stadium
Date17–18 August
Competitors27 from 27 nations
Winning time1:52.494
Medalists
1st, gold medalist(s) Danuta Kozák  Hungary
2nd, silver medalist(s) Emma Jørgensen  Denmark
3rd, bronze medalist(s) Lisa Carrington  New Zealand
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FormatEdit

The competition comprised heats, semifinals, and a final round. The leading five in each heat plus the fastest sixth place advanced to the semifinals. The top two from each of the three semifinals plus the two best third-place times advanced to the "A" final, and competed for medals. The next eight fastest advanced to the "B" final.

ScheduleEdit

All times are Brasilia Time (UTC-03:00)

Date Time Round
Wednesday, 17 August 2016 09:58
11:17
Heats
Semifinals
Thursday, 18 August 2016 10:04 Finals

ResultsEdit

HeatsEdit

The leading five in each heat plus the fastest sixth place advanced to the semifinals.

Heat 1Edit

Rank Canoer Country Time Notes
1 Lisa Carrington   New Zealand 1:54.765 SF
2 Emma Jørgensen   Denmark 1:55.660 SF
3 Teresa Portela   Portugal 1:56.439 SF
4 Rachel Cawthorn   Great Britain 1:56.612 SF
5 Zoya Ananchenko   Kazakhstan 1:58.136 SF
6 Yusmari Mengana   Cuba 2:02.162
7 Afef Ben Ismail   Tunisia 2:08.170

Heat 2Edit

Rank Canoer Country Time Notes
1 Danuta Kozák   Hungary 1:53.427 SF
2 Maryna Litvinchuk   Belarus 1:53.966 SF
3 Bridgitte Hartley   South Africa 1:55.737 SF
4 Franziska Weber   Germany 1:56.601 SF
5 Lasma Liepa   Turkey 1:59.581 SF
6 Ana Paula Vergutz   Brazil 2:00.680
7 Marina Toribiong   Palau 2:14.807

Heat 3Edit

Rank Canoer Country Time Notes
1 Zhou Yu   China 1:53.043 SF
2 Émilie Fournel   Canada 1:53.670 SF
3 Mariya Povh   Ukraine 1:54.247 SF
4 Karin Johansson   Sweden 1:55.049 SF
5 Špela Ponomarenko Janić   Slovenia 1:55.934 SF
6 Maggie Hogan   United States 1:58.970
7 Anne Cairns   Samoa 2:01.885

Heat 4Edit

Rank Canoer Country Time Notes
1 Inna Osypenko-Radomska   Azerbaijan 1:51.750 SF
2 Ewelina Wojnarowska   Poland 1:52.193 SF
3 Elena Aniushina   Russia 1:52.597 SF
4 Martina Kohlová   Slovakia 1:53.167 SF
5 Dalma Ružičić-Benedek   Serbia 1:54.048 SF
6 Naomi Flood   Australia 1:54.150 SF

SemifinalsEdit

The top two from each of the semifinals plus the two best third-place times advanced to the "A" final. The next eight fastest advanced to the "B" final.

Semifinal 1Edit

Rank Canoer Country Time Notes
1 Maryna Litvinchuk   Belarus 1:55.641 FA
2 Lisa Carrington   New Zealand 1:56.155 FA
3 Dalma Ružičić-Benedek   Serbia 1:57.294 FA
4 Karin Johansson   Sweden 1:59.321 FB
5 Ewelina Wojnarowska   Poland 1:59.458 FB
6 Mariya Povh   Ukraine 2:00.714
7 Zoya Ananchenko   Kazakhstan 2:01.660

Semifinal 2Edit

Rank Canoer Country Time Notes
1 Danuta Kozák   Hungary 1:54.241 FA
2 Emma Jørgensen   Denmark 1:55.193 FA
3 Zhou Yu   China 1:55.311 FA
4 Elena Aniushina   Russia 1:57.229 FB
5 Martina Kohlová   Slovakia 1:57.801 FB
6 Naomi Flood   Australia 2:01.910
7 Lasma Liepa   Turkey 2:08.450

Semifinal 3Edit

Rank Canoer Country Time Notes
1 Franziska Weber   Germany 1:56.515 FA
2 Inna Osypenko-Radomska   Azerbaijan 1:57.627 FA
3 Špela Ponomarenko Janić   Slovenia 1:58.098 FB
4 Teresa Portela   Portugal 1:58.360 FB
5 Bridgitte Hartley   South Africa 1:58.397 FB
6 Rachel Cawthorn   Great Britain 1:58.410 FB
7 Émilie Fournel   Canada 1:59.638

FinalsEdit

Final BEdit

Rank Canoer Country Time Notes
1 Elena Aniushina   Russia 1:57.202
2 Špela Ponomarenko Janić   Slovenia 1:57.541
3 Teresa Portela   Portugal 1:58.058
4 Ewelina Wojnarowska   Poland 1:58.167
5 Martina Kohlová   Slovakia 1:58.211
6 Karin Johansson   Sweden 1:58.363
7 Rachel Cawthorn   Great Britain 1:58.470
8 Bridgitte Hartley   South Africa 2:01.890

Final AEdit

Rank Canoer Country Time Notes
  Danuta Kozák   Hungary 1:52.494
  Emma Jørgensen   Denmark 1:54.326
  Lisa Carrington   New Zealand 1:54.372
4 Maryna Litvinchuk   Belarus 1:54.474
5 Franziska Weber   Germany 1:54.553
6 Zhou Yu   China 1:54.994
7 Dalma Ružičić-Benedek   Serbia 1:55.095
8 Inna Osypenko-Radomska   Azerbaijan 1:56.573

ReferencesEdit