Rio 2016 Day 5: Results and fan reactions
Day 5 of the Rio2016 Olympic Games means Penny Oleksiak is back. Fans and athletes have taken to social media to support #TeamCanada
After a fantastic bronze medal win in synchronized diving, Canada looks ahead to see what successes day five will bring.
Swimming – Bronze for 200m freestyle relay
Kierra Smith competed in the 200m breaststroke and has advanced to the finals.
Santo Condorelli competed in the 100m freestyle finals. He finished fourth.
Penny Oleksiak and Chantal Van Landeghem have competed in the 100m freestyle. Unfortunately, Van Landeghem placed 10th and did not qualify, however Oleksiak finished with the second fastest time and will be racing tomorrow in the finals.
Beach Volleyball – CAN vs Austria
Basketball – CAN vs Senega
The women’s basketball team played Senega and won 68-58.
Kelita Zupancic lost in the repechage and did not advance.
Joseph Polossifakis has been eliminated in the round of 32.
Eleanor Harvey moved into the quarter finals after beating Italy in a huge upset but fell to Tunisia. This is the farthest a Canadian fencer has gone in foil.
Kelita Zupancic fell to Japan in the quarter finals and is moving to the repechage.
Tara Whitten finished 7th in time trials.
Hugo Houle finished 21st in time trials.
Cancelled for the day.