At the final turning buoy
he was joint leader but after the turn found himself in the middle of the pack and was pushed out of the lead to finish 10th with Commonwealth bronze medallist Dan Fogg in 18th ahead of Davies, who finished in 26th, four places ahead of the final Briton Thomas Sunter.
But Swansea-based swimmer Tom Allen, who hails from North Wales, secured his place after being the leading British man home in the qualification race in Israel as he finished 10th after leading at the final turning buoy
The PC 1 loading section consists of a 120,000 ton storage barge moored to a turning buoy
which serves tankers of up to 70,000 dwt.
"Dyatchin got me at the last turn and he used his experience to make me swerve towards the turning buoy