Important positives from 2021 Dusi

As the organisers of the 2021 MyLife Dusi Canoe Marathon take stock of another successful hosting of the country’s premier river marathon, paddlers taking the annual post-race survey have highlighted some important positives, in particular the progress being made in dealing with the water quality. Given the unprecedented nature of …

70th Dusi set to excite once again

The 70th edition of the MyLife Dusi Canoe Marathon sets off from Camps Drift on Thursday morning with both the men’s and women’s fields stacked with the country’s top paddling talent while paddlers are set to revel in favourable water from Pietermaritzburg to Durban, all commemorating the 1951 inaugural Dusi …

Dusi first for trailblazer Kajee

With the guidance of two-time MyLife Dusi Canoe Marathon champion Abby Solms, young Pietermaritzburg resident Aadila Kajee could become the first Indian woman to take on the three-day epic next week Saturday. It has been a whirlwind build-up for the former Wykeham Collegiate pupil who had never picked up a …