04 August 2021, 10h18
The Portuguese athlete advanced directly to the semi-finals as 2nd in her qualifying series, with 1.48,727 minutes, 768 thousandths behind the winner (Hermien Peters).
The semi-finals take place early Thursday morning, August 5, at 01:58 am, and the final about two and a half hours later, at 04h29.
Teresa Portela advances to the semi-finals
Chasing dreams in the Olympics
Teresa Portela, João Ribeiro, Messias Baptista and Fernando Pimenta are the four Benfica canoeists who are part of the Portuguese delegation that will participate in the Tokyo Olympic Games. The athletes left for Japan with expectations of achieving good results.