Changing of the guard in Drak women's race

2020-01-29 14:07

The door is open for a new name to be inscribed on the Margi Oliver trophy for the women’s champion at the N3TC Drak Challenge canoe marathon.

Recovering McGregor guarded on Drak chances

2020-01-21 11:27

South African paddling king Hank McGregor will be at the 2020 Drak Challenge from February but won't be putting any pressure on himself.

Haw sisters throw their names into the Dusi hat

2020-01-15 14:44

The Haw sisters, Tamika and Bianca, have decided that they will give the Dusi Canoe Marathon another go together in 2020.

'King of the Drak' Stott back in 2020

2020-01-14 15:08

Ant Stott will be back to race his 18th Drak Challenge in February, saying that the iconic outing is a race that he places a high priority on.

Houstons hope to break Dusi hoodoo in 2020

2019-12-27 09:43

Brothers Andrew and Alan Houston have set their sights on the 2020 Dusi Canoe Marathon, determined to end the run of bad luck.

Dusi blow for Danish star Friedrichsen

2019-12-18 09:26

After an impressive debut last year, Danish canoeist Martin Friedrichsen’s hopes of a competitive 2020 K2 Dusi have been dashed after he was involved in a car accident.

Underberg local Little eyes Drak title

2019-12-05 11:17

Underberg resident Stew Little makes little secret of his desire to one day win the prized N3TC Drak Challenge canoe marathon title.

Dreyers back for another Dusi crack

2019-11-26 13:16

After a successful Dusi Canoe Marathon K2 debut for 'Dusi Duke' Martin Dreyer and his wife Jeannie in 2019, the couple will return in 2020 to try and better their efforts.

New date confirmed for Drak Challenge

2019-11-06 11:01

The Drak Challenge canoe marathon has been moved two weeks later in the season to take better advantage of the changing weather patterns.

3rd World Champs medal for Mackenzie, Evans

2019-10-18 14:11

At the ICF Canoe Marathon World Championships saw South Africa's under 18 pair of Hamish Mackenzie and David Evans win their third medal.


Birkett shrugs off looming Drak Challenge record

2020-01-28 10:56

Six times champion Andy Birkett will return to Underberg as the hot favourite to retain his title at the Drak Challenge canoe maratho.

Spanish ace jets back for another Drak Challenge shot

2020-01-16 14:29

Spanish ace paddler Kiko Vega has confirmed plans to jet back to South Africa for the Drak Challenge in after an impressive top ten debut.

Khwela teams up with Mbanjwa for Dusi Marathon

2020-01-14 15:39

Sbonelo Khwela will team up with fellow Martin Dreyer Change a Life Academy ambassador, Thulani Mbanjwa, for this year's Dusi Canoe Marathon.

Kime, Rubenstein tackling 2020 Dusi together

2020-01-07 15:12

Former competitors, turned work colleagues and now K2 paddling partners Lance Kime and Shaun Rubenstein will team up for the 2020 Dusi Canoe Marathon.

Drak a possibility for Dusi champ Mackenzie

2019-12-19 16:02

Under 23 paddling star and Dusi K1 champion Christie Mackenzie is considering a trip to Underberg for the 2020 Drak Challenge.

Little & Theron combining young and old for Dusi 2020

2019-12-10 13:50

As the contenders for the K2 Dusi Canoe Marathon title start to take shape, the combination of Jacques Theron and Stew Little has become the centre of attention.

Mackenzie, Peek to create Dusi dream double

2019-12-04 14:16

2018 Dusi Canoe Marathon K2 boat winner Cana Peek and 2019 K1 winner Christie Mackenzie will join forces for the 2020 Dusi Canoe Marathon.

Hartley hungry for Drak Challenge title

2019-11-18 14:56

Olympic heroine Bridgitte Hartley has set her sights on adding the 2020 Drak Challenge canoe marathon title in to her impressive resume.

K2 racing drama brings down curtain at world champs

2019-10-20 12:24

A final day dogged by drama and disappointment for Team SA in the senior K2 races brought down the curtain on the 2019 ICF Canoe Marathon World Championships.

Team SA solid on Day 1 in Shaoxing

2019-10-17 15:24

The opening day of the ICF Canoe Marathon Championships in Shaoxing saw Team South Africa end it without any medals.

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