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.

Dusi hopefuls come to the fore at weekend racing

2019-01-14 17:20

This past weekend saw a number of Dusi Canoe Marathon hopefuls come to the fore in the 50 Miler and Mfula to eNanda races.

Super Trouts set for Drak Challenge

2019-01-14 13:37

The Drak Challenge's loyal supporters start in the privileged Trout Batch are taking stock of the number of races they have completed.

McGregor resurfaces for 2019 Marine Series

2019-01-09 16:01

Following an extended absence from the 2018 Marine Surfski Series, the series' most successful paddler Hank McGregor will return this week.

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.

Spanish star Vega set for Drak Challenge debut

2019-01-02 14:38

Spanish racer Kiko Vega has shaken up the upcoming Drak Challenge by discreetly slipping in an entry for the event on the uMzimkhulu River.

Drak team entry option gets thumbs up

2018-12-24 13:44

Paddlers entering the Drak Challenge will have the option of entering in a team following confirmation that they will retain the format.

Bridgitte Hartley eyes Drak Challenge title

2018-12-17 20:43

Olympic medallist Bridgitte Hartley has set her sights on adding the women’s title at the N3TC Drak Challenge to her CV.

Denmark's Friedrichsen confirmed for 2019 Dusi

2018-12-06 14:36

Danish international paddler Martin Friedrichsen will become the latest international star to take on the Dusi Canoe Marathon.

Paddling community celebrates recognition for Lee McGregor

2018-11-13 15:36

The paddling community is celebrating the Steve Tshwete Lifetime Achievement Award presented to Lee McGregor at the recent SA Sports Awards.


Low river adds drama to Drak Challenge showdown

2019-01-17 17:57

A star-studded field will gather in Underberg this weekend for the 26th edition of the Drak Challenge canoe marathon.

Dusi organisers reassure paddlers on safety

2019-01-14 13:41

The organisers of the Dusi Canoe Marathon from have stepped in to reassure paddlers that their safely will be guaranteed.

Drak victory on Mackenzie's radar

2019-01-10 13:03

Young Christie Mackenzie is moving in the right direction at the Drak Challenge and 2019 could see her push for much higher honours in the race.

Houston embraces changes to his Dusi challenge

2019-01-09 13:22

Andrew Houston makes return and is hoping that 2019 will be different when he takes on the three-day Dusi Canoe Marathon challenge.

Olympic hero to tackle Dusi challenge again

2019-01-07 15:11

Olympic swimmer Terence Parkin has confirmed that he will be ending a gruelling 12-day 1120km multi-sport journey with the Dusi Canoe Marathon.

McGregor means business at Drak Challenge

2018-12-27 08:04

Eleven-time world champion Hank McGregor has made no bones about the fact that he wants to win the N3TC Drak Challenge.

Mbanjwa's Dusi diesel engine continues to purr

2018-12-20 11:28

Thulani Mbanjwa has opted to do some training on the river ahead of the 2019 Dusi Canoe Marathon.

Mackenzie's Dusi prep gaining momentum

2018-12-11 13:18

2017 and 2018 Dusi Canoe Marathon runner-up Christie Mackenzie is back in KwaZulu-Natal and getting her Dusi preparations underway.

McGregor not ruling out 2019 Dusi challenge

2018-12-05 10:23

The elite challenge for the 2019 Dusi Canoe Marathon title could take on a decidedly different complexion should 11-time world marathon champion Hank McGregor enter.

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.

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