One of the modern day greats of the FNB Dusi Canoe Marathon Andy Birkett will have the opportunity to extend his record to nine wins out of the last ten editions of the iconic three day race when he takes on the upcoming event from 14 to 16 February 2019.
Birkett’s domination of the Dusi started ...more
As the first bout of heavy summer rains hits the inland regions of KwaZulu-Natal, 2019 FNB Dusi Canoe Marathon personnel are confident that the levels of the uMsundusi and uMngeni Rivers will be good when the iconic event takes place from 14 to 16 February.
The 2018 edition of the FNB Dusi saw a break-through in ...more
After wrapping up her year of studies in Cape Town, 2017 and 2018 FNB Dusi Canoe Marathon runner-up Christie Mackenzie is back in KwaZulu-Natal and getting her Dusi preparations underway.
The Under 23 star shot to fame when she ran herself to second spot at the 2017 Dusi as a junior. It was an admirable performance ...more
Danish international paddler Martin Friedrichsen will become the latest international star to take on the FNB Dusi canoe marathon from 14 to 16 February, saying he couldn’t resist the attraction of the world famous race through the Valley of a Thousand Hills.
26 year-old Friedrichsen races for the Danish national marathon team and has enjoyed taking ...more
The elite challenge for the 2019 FNB Dusi Canoe Marathon title took on a decidedly different complexion when eleven times world marathon champion Hank McGregor arrived unexpectedly and won the key Dusi seeding race the Steelco Ozzie Gladwin recently.
McGregor won the last FNB Dusi title with Andy Birkett in the K2 championship year, but many ...more
The SteelCo Ozzie Gladwin on Sunday might have surprised 2019 FNB Dusi Canoe Marathon pundits as Hank McGregor and Tamika Haw claimed victory in the men’s and women’s races respectively.
Despite Euro Steel’s McGregor having won the Dusi in February with Andy Birkett, many didn’t expect to see the veteran on the start line in a ...more