Recovering McGregor guarded on Drak chances

Underberg – Following a tumultuous end to 2019, South African paddling king Hank McGregor will be at the 2020 N3TC Drak Challenge, presented by FNB, from 1-2 February but won’t be putting any pressure on himself to contest for the title. McGregor had a tough final three months of the year after he was diagnosed […]

Fuel up for Race Season by Austin Kieffer

Summer racing is over in the States, and my heavy volume training is back in full swing. I started gearing things back up in early August to get ready for the Fall races (Lighthouse to Lighthouse and Irish Coast Paddling Championships). With Lighthouse to Lighthouse coming up this weekend, I thought it would be interesting […]

Start of the Berg River Marathon 2019

This morning is the start of the 58th running of the epic Berg River marathon. The race takes place  from Paarl to Velddrif over the next four days, taking the paddlers down an inspiring 240km of the river. With the team format now in its second year the idea is settling in and like a […]

ICF World Marathon Champs

If you had any doubts in your mind about whether Canoeing South Africa’s amazing results last year on home ground were just fluke then this years results should put your mind to rest. Undaunted by the exchange rate and our aging tracksuits Team SA scrapped together their pennies and jumped on planes that were last […]

Jump in a Ski | Find out more with Kevin Brunette

Surfski is a unique paddling activity, taking place on the sea. Whilst there are similarities to river canoeing, marathons and even slalom, it is a distinct sport, offering a broad range of opportunities for recreational and competitive endeavours… A surfski is a versatile watercraft, designed especially for use in the open sea environment and the […]

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