Canoeist Patrick O'Leary will take his place in KL3 200 metres final
Cork man finished third in his heat15:35 Wednesday 14 September 2016, 15:35 14 Sep 2016
Patrick O'Leary has qualified for the final of the KL3 200 metres in canoeing at the Rio Paralympic Games.
The Cork native sealed a third place finish in this afternoon's semi-finals to take his place in the medal race.
O'Leary finished in a time of 44.135.
It was a faster time than he set in the earlier heats, where he also finished third but in 45.977.
The 43-year-old's final will take place at 2.10pm Irish time on Thursday.
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