Canada's Blanchet-Rampling and Prevost win silver at artistic swimming World Cup

MARKHAM, Ont. — Canadian artistic swimmers Isabelle Blanchet-Rampling and Robert Prevost won World Cup silver in the mixed duet free competition Sunday at the Markham Pan Am Centre.

They earned 206.1208 points to earn their first international medal since the 2017 World Series event. Maria Bofill Strub and Dennis Gonzalez Boneu of Spain took the gold (227.7876).

Lisa Ingenito and Renaud Barral of Belgium (172.3793) earned bronze.

Canada settled for fourth in the acrobatic routine. Ukraine took gold ahead of Japan and the United States.

Canada did not have an entry in the women's duet free competition. First-place Italy was joined by Ukraine and Israel on the podium.

This report by The Canadian Press was first published March 19, 2023.

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