Action at the sailing and canoe/kayak venues continues on Tuesday, with medals due to be awarded in the men’s canoe single slalom competition.
Team USA’s Casey Eichfeld tries to break onto the medals podium in an event historically dominated by European competitors. The last time a U.S. canoe athlete won a medal in C1 was at the 1972 Munich Olympics. James McEwan, father of Eichfeld’s C2 partner Devin, won bronze.
WATCH LIVE: Men’s canoe single slalom semifinal and final rounds — 12:30 p.m. Eastern
Also taking place Tuesday will be the men’s Finn and women’s laser radial sailing races, with the men’s and women’s RS:X races having been rescheduled. With Great Britain’s Ben Ainslee moving on to compete in America’s Cup, fellow countryman Giles Scott is among those considered a favorite to medal. As for the women’s laser radial, China’s Xu Lijia and Netherland’s Marit Bouwmeester finished in the top two spots during Monday’s races.
WATCH LIVE: Sailing, men’s Finn and women’s Laser radial — 12 p.m. Eastern