With a combined 37 FNB Dusi Canoe Marathons between them, the experienced pair of Thulani Mbanjwa and Jacques Theron could prove to a thorn in the side of many of the podium hopefuls at the 2018 edition of the three-day race from Pietermaritzburg to Durban from 15-17 February.
The duo might have surprised a few people ...more
As the countdown to the 2018 FNB Dusi Canoe Marathon continues in earnest, the women’s K2 title hopefuls will be sizing up the December period as a vital cog in their preparation as they build up to the three day event from 15-17 February.
After having a first hit-out at the recent Ozzie Gladwin Canoe Marathon, ...more
Andy Birkett dropped a bombshell ahead of the 2018 FNB Dusi Canoe Marathon from 15 to 17 February by confirming that he has scooped multiple world champion Hank McGregor as his partner for the three-day K2 championship race.
Birkett has won the Dusi K2 title four times, with three different partners – Jason Graham, Sbonelo Khwela ...more
With the training programmes for the FNB Dusi Canoe Marathon elite hiking up a notch, Siseko Ntondini and Sbonelo Khwela fired an ominous salvo at serious title contenders at the Ozzie Gladwin Canoe Marathon, presented by Parklane Super Spar, this past weekend.
The race saw a measured and tactical approach from the Euro Steel pair as ...more
Officials at the FNB Dusi Canoe Marathon are optimistic that the forecasts of better rainfall this summer will prevent a recurrence of the brutally tough third stage last year where paddlers carried their canoes for close to thirty kilometres due to the lack of water flowing from Inanda dam.
Kevin Trodd, the Water Liaison Officer for ...more
With welcome rains sweeping across KwaZulu-Natal the winds of change have swept through Natal Canoe Club with Steve Botha taking over as the General Manager of the club as well as taking on the role of General Manager for the FNB Dusi Canoe Marathon from 15-17 February 2018.
Botha recently displayed his ability to organise an ...more