29 November 2021, 17h17
Fernando Pimenta finished the year with a total of 182 points, amassed in the World Cup and World Championships, a competition he won after beating the Hungarian Balint Kopasz, who finished second with 164 points.
In addition to the record in K1 1000 meters, the Benfica canoeist was also in second place in the K1 5000 meters ranking, with 172 points.
It should be recalled that Fernando Pimenta won the bronze medal in K1 1000 meters in the 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games.
Last training before the trip to Arouca
Benfica, under Nélson Veríssimo, held out on Thursday morning, at Benfica Campus, the last work session before the departure to Arouca. The game from matchday 19 of the Liga Bwin is scheduled for 7 pm on January 21, at the Estádio Municipal de Arouca.