There are 12 rowers in the ASM1x class. The favourite is Tom Agger of Great Britain. Tirau’s Danny McBride will race in one of two heats on Monday afternoon from 2.05pm. If he does not qualify directly for the final then he will race in the repecharge. There are two repecharge races from 2.15pm Tuesday. These will decide who will join the heat winners in the six-strong A final, and who will race in the B final. The finals will be held on Thursday with the B final at 2.33pm and the A final for the medals at 3.10pm. The ASM1x class is for paraplegic athletes who row single scull boats. A strap across each rower’s chest ensures athletes use their arms and shoulders only.