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.

Birkett does the World Cup double in China

2017-10-24 16:24

SA's Andy Birkett has won gold in both the short and long course marathon races at the ICF Canoe Marathon World Cup in Shaoxing, China

Louw and Birkett back to defend Fish crown

2017-09-28 14:54

Andy Birkett and Greg Louw will return to Cradock for the 2017 Fish River Canoe Marathon eyeing another shot at taking home the title.

Birkett, Solms cruise to Dusi titles

2017-02-18 20:04

Three flawless days from Andy Birkett and Abby Solms saw the pair march convincingly to their respective men’s and women’s titles at the 2017 Dusi Canoe Marathon.

Birkett taking Dusi hype in his stride

2017-02-01 13:20

As the 2017 Dusi Canoe Marathon top contenders start to rise to the surface, six-time champion Andy Birkett is not letting the hype get to him.

McGregor edges Birkett in Drak opener

2017-01-21 14:06

The 2017 Drak Challenge saw Hank McGregor win a sprint to the line against Andy Birkett in the opening stage.

Big guns converge for Drak Challenge showdown

2017-01-18 15:33

The Drak Challenge is set to get underway in spectacular fashion as a star-studded field of some of the worlds top river paddlers square up.

Birkett, Kime stretch Dusi advantage

2016-02-19 15:54

Andy Birkett and Lance Kime have extended their lead after Day 2 of the 2016 Dusi Canoe Marathon.

Birkett, Solms unstoppable at Drak Challenge

2016-01-25 12:27

Andy Birkett and Abby Solms have successfully defended their men’s and women’s Drak Challenge titles.


'Hooked' Birkett back for another Drak Challenge

2017-11-14 12:28

Four-time champion Andy Birkett has committed himself to returning to the Drak Challenge next year motivated by his deep love for racing.

Drama defines exciting Fish final stage

2017-10-07 15:29

Mistakes at the death handed Greg Louw and Andy Birkett and the crew of Jenna Ward and Anna Kožíšková victory at the Fish River Canoe Marathon.

Strong SA team named for Worlds

2017-08-15 13:58

Canoeing South Africa has announced a team of 73 boats to compete at the ICF Canoe Marathon World Championships and Masters Cup events.

Birkett, Solms continue Dusi domination

2017-02-17 16:50

Andy Birkett and Abby Solms have increased their respective leads in the men's and women's categories at the 2017 Dusi Canoe Marathon.

Birkett claims Drak Challenge

2017-01-22 19:01

Andy Birkett scooped his fourth Drak Challenge title as he outsprinted reigning world champion Hank McGregor to line honours.

Birkett spearheads field for Drak Challenge

2017-01-20 14:01

As the summer rains replenish water stocks throughout the Southern Drakensberg, paddlers from all over the country will be making the journey to the Underberg.

Birkett and Kime cruise to Dusi win

2016-02-20 17:19

Andy Birkett and Lance Kime have cruised to victory in the Dusi Canoe Marathon between Pietermaritzburg and Durban.

Birkett, Kime fired up for Dusi

2016-02-15 13:50

Between them, Andy Birkett and Lance Kime boast six Dusi Canoe Marathon titles.

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