Sebastian Brendel of Germany won the gold medal in the Men’s C-1 1000m Canoeing event of Rio 2016 Olympic Games on Tuesday, August 16.
Sebastian Brendel finished the race first with a time of 3:56.92 to win the gold medal.
Isaquias Queiroz dos Santos of Brazil won the silver medal with a time of 3:58.52.
Serghei Tarnovschi of Moldova won the bronze medal in the event with a time of 4:00.85. It is the first medal won by Moldova at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games.