• DNF (Did not finish)= # of boats competing + 1
  • DNS (Did not Start)= # of boats competing +1
  • DNC (Did not Compete)= # of boats competing +1
  • DSQ (Disqualified)= # of boats competing +1 (not eligible for a throw-out)

Each canoe has 6 throw-outs, the best 18 of 24 races. DSQ (Disqualifications) cannot be thrown out.