Canada's Katie Vincent paddles to bronze at Canoe Sprint world championships
Watch live action on CBCSports.ca as the event continues from Portugal through the weekend
Canada's Katie Vincent will take home at least one medal from the 2018 Canoe Sprint world championships after paddling to a bronze-medal finish in the women's C1 500-metre final on Friday in Montemor-o-Velho, Portugal.
Vincent, of Mississauga, Ont., finished the race in a time of two minutes, 12.148 seconds. The Canadian was 1.157 seconds behind the golden time of Russia's Kseniia Kurach (2:10.991), while Alena Nadzrova of Belarus took silver in 2:11.631.
Katie Vincent wins bronze at canoe world championships:
CBC Sports will provide a live stream of the action from the Canoe Sprint world championships throughout the weekend.
Live coverage continues on Saturday at 7 a.m. ET.