Canadians to Catch Day 12August 8, 2012
Adam van Koeverden
Oakville ON’s Adam van Koeverden has the chance for a fourth Olympic medal Wednesday at Eton Dorney as he races the K-1 1,000m final. Van Koeverden, a two-time Canadian Olympic Team flag bearer hits the water at 4:38 a.m. EST.
In the men’s C-1 1,000m, Burlington ON’s Mark Oldershaw will look to deliver in the final at Eton Dorney. Oldershaw, a third generation Olympian, has a solid chance to reach the podium at 4:56 a.m. EST.
Ian Millar and Eric Lamaze
Experience is a big asset for ten-time Olympian Ian Millar (Perth, ON) and Olympic champ Eric Lamaze (Schomberg, ON) as they look to step up on the Equestrian podium in the individual jumping final at Greewich Park. Action gets underway at 7 a.m. EST.
Carol Huynh will hop on the mat today to do battle in the women’s freestyle wrestling event. The Hazelton, BC native will be looking to defend her gold medal in the 48kg class. Her first match is at 8 a.m.