Canadian artistic swimming team finishes sixth
After earning 91.4992 points in the technical routine on Day 14, the Canadian artistic swimming team picked up a score of 92.5333 points in Day 15’s free routine to give them a two-day total of 184.0325, good enough for a sixth-place finish.
Regina’s Kenzie Priddell attended the Games as an alternate for the team but did not compete with the team in either routine.
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Olympic/Paralympic notes: Read the full Day 15 recap on Olympic.ca…Women’s canoe duo Laurence Vincent Lapointe and Katie Vincent earned bronze for Canada in the C2 500-metre event. It’s the first time the event has been included in a Games…Canada’s medal count is now at 23 (six gold, six silver, 11 bronze), setting a new record for total Canadian medals at a non-boycotted Summer Olympics. Canada earned 22 medals at the Rio 2016 and Atlanta 1996 Games. At the 1984 Los Angeles Games, which were boycotted by the Soviet Union and 13 other countries, Canada earned 44 medals.