Jones stoked

Sunday Star-Times - - SPORT -

Canoeing: Luuka Jones showed her pur­suit of a Tokyo Olympic dou­ble is no folly af­ter a storm­ing open­ing to the sec­ond ICF World Cup ca­noe slalom round of the sea­son in Ger­many yes­ter­day. Jones qual­i­fied for the semi­fi­nals in both the C1 and K1 classes for the first time in her ca­reer. While the Olympic K1 sil­ver medal­ist was solid in qual­i­fy­ing 14th in that di­vi­sion, she shocked her­self by qual­i­fy­ing fourth-fastest in the C1 (ca­noe) class in her first sea­son com­pet­ing.

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