Unbelievable finish ends memorable 2019 Dusi

2019-02-16 17:24

An incredible end sprint saw Christie Mackenzie win her first Dusi Crown, while Andy Birkett fought illness to claim his ninth title.

Birkett, Solms bask in Drak Challenge glory

2019-01-20 16:27

Andy Birkett recorded his sixth consecutive Drak Challenge title while Abby Solms continued her dominance by winning an eighth Drak crown.

Birkett out to maintain stellar Drak Challenge record

2019-01-08 14:12

Fve-time winner Andy Birkett will be eyeing a sixth straight win at the Drak Challenge this month and a place in the race's history books.

Nixon doubles as McGregor, Birkett prevail in EL

2018-11-05 10:24

Hayley Nixon added the SA double surfski title racing to victory with Chloë Bunnett, while Hank McGregor and Andy Birkett took the men's title.

Gold! Team SA end World Marathon Canoe Champs on a high

2018-09-09 18:36

Andy Birkett and Hank McGregor have powered to to the Men's K2 world title in the final event of the ICF Canoe Marathon World Championships.

McGregor, Birkett take Surfski Challenge doubles race

2018-07-23 10:59

Hank McGregor and Andy Birkett took on their first surfski race as a pair when they won race three of the Bay Union Open Ocean Surfski Challenge.

Birkett wins 8th Dusi with legend McGregor

2018-02-17 14:40

Andy Birkett and Hank McGregor have won the 2018 Dusi Canoe Marathon while Cara and Jordan Peek won the women's race.

Birkett, McGregor dominate Day 1 of the Dusi

2018-02-15 15:38

Pre-race favourites Andy Birkett and Hank McGregor and the Peek sisters Jordan and Cana have taken Stage 1 honours at the 2018 Dusi Canoe Marathon.

McGregor relishing his Dusi combo with Birkett

2018-02-06 11:06

Seven time Dusi champion Andy Birkett, world champ Hank McGregor is finding the approach to the 2018 edition totally invigorating.

Drak Day 1 lives up to expectations

2018-01-20 13:49

The fickle weather left the uMzimkulu River running very low, forcing the organisers to shorten day one of the 2018 Drak Challenge.


Humdinger of a Dusi on the cards

2019-02-12 15:34

Heavy rains in the build-up to the Dusi Canoe Marathon have left the Msundusi and the Mngeni Rivers running full in Durban.

Drama aplenty on Day 1 of Drak Challenge

2019-01-19 15:44

The conclusion of Day 1 of the N3TC Drak Challenge couldn’t have been more different for the men’s and women’s leaderboards.

Birkett aims to make it 9 out of 10 Dusi crowns

2018-12-18 10:40

One of the modern day greats of the Dusi Canoe Marathon Andy Birkett has the opportunity to extend his record to nine wins out of the last 10 editions.

Andy Birkett taking 2018 Fish in his stride

2018-09-25 10:29

Following his K1 and K2 gold medals at the 2018 ICF Canoe Marathon World Championships, Andy Birkett's focus has now shifted to the Fish River Canoe Marathon.

Birkett, McGregor win Dolphins Coast Challenge

2018-08-20 11:10

The crew of Hank McGregor and Andy Birkett delivered a masterclass to claim the two-day 43km Gara Dolphin Coast Challenge title.

Birkett, Ward take first Surfski Series wins in Durban

2018-07-09 10:42

The Bay Union Open Ocean Surfski Series got underway as Andy Birkett and Jenna Ward took home wins in the men's and women's long course.

Birkett, McGregor win drama-filled Day 2 of Dusi

2018-02-16 16:54

The action-packed Dusi Canoe Marathon dished up another dose of drama on day two with an end sprint deciding the men’s stage winners.

All systems go as Birkett/McGregor start as Dusi favourites

2018-02-15 11:17

The 67th edition of the iconic Dusi Canoe Marathon looks set to live up to all of the pre-race hype as the country’s finest river marathon paddlers fight it out.

Birkett races into the Drak record books

2018-01-22 11:04

Andy Birkett bagged a fifth consecutive win at the Drak Challenge to equal Ant Stott's record for the most overall race wins.

Dream duo Birkett, McGregor lining up Dusi assault

2017-12-01 10:53

Andy Birkett dropped a bombshell ahead of the Dusi Canoe Marathon by confirming that he has scooped world champion Hank McGregor as his partner.

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