Story By Zachary Foo/Red Sports. Photos by Lim Yong Teck/Red Sports
MacRitchie Reservoir, Saturday, March 22, 2014 — Benny Tan and Josh Lim of Nanyang Technological University combined to clock a time 50.09 to win gold in the Men’s C2 200m division at the Tertiary Canoeing Championships.
Dominic Puah and Lim Jun Xiong of Singapore Polytechnic (SP) posted a time of 53.16 seconds to finish runners-up, while Yap Xiao Wei and Brandon Lim of Ngee Ann Polytechnic (NP) finished close behind in a time of 53.84 seconds.
In the Mixed Division, Shona Chan and Tan Sheng Yu of National University of Singapore (NUS) combined to win the C2 200m final in a time of 1:04.44 minutes.
Cheryl Tay and Benny Tan of NTU took second with a time of 1:05.50, while Natalie Choo and Tan Chun Leng of Singapore Institute of Management (SIM) finished third with a time of 1:11.98.
Men’s C2 200m Final
1st NTU Team 1 (Benny Tan, Josh Lim) — 50.09
2nd SP Team 1 (Dominic Puah, Lim Jun Xiong) — 53.16
3rd NP Team 1 (Yap Xiao Wei, Brandon Lim) — 53.84
4th RP Team 1 (Ernest Ng, Akid Syahiran) — 1:09.92
5th RP Team 2 (Timothy Ting, Lee Guo Chang) — DNF
Mixed C2 200m Final
1st NUS Team 1 (Shona Chan, Tan Sheng Yu) — 1:04.44
2nd NTU Team 1 (Cheryl Tay, Benny Tan) — 1:05.50
3rd SIM Team 1 (Natalie Choo, Tan Chun Leng) — 1:11.98
4th NYP Team 1 (Christine Chia, Janus Lee) — 1:15.08
5th RP Team 1 (Tan Xiao Shi, Ernest Tan) — DNF
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