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.

All systems go for 2020 Dusi as organisers open entries

2019-10-17 14:39

After two months of dealing with the pollution spill into the Baynespruit, organisers have given the green light for the 2020 Dusi Canoe Marathon.

5 medals for SA on final day of Masters World Champs

2019-10-16 09:41

The SA Masters team added another five K2 medals of the Masters Cup that precedes the start of the ICF Canoe Marathon World Championships.

International Swimming League out to shake up sport

2019-10-04 22:46

Team competition, finals only with $5 million to be shared: the International Swimming League debuts this weekend outside the orbit of FINA.

Jack 'struggling' with lengthy drug probe

2019-09-25 07:39

Australian swimmer Shayna Jack has claimed she could have to wait nine months for a chance to prove her innocence after testing positive for a banned substance.

Cape fearless: SA surfer rides emotional rollercoaster to Olympics

2019-09-18 07:19

Bianca Buitendag is one of those surfers who exudes zen-like calm, but qualifying for the Tokyo Olympics has left the South African completely "overwhelmed".

Slater warms to Olympic surf challenge

2019-09-16 09:40

At the ripe old age of 47, surfing icon Kelly Slater is old enough to be the father of some of his chiselled, tousle-haired rivals.

McGregor, Jacobs taking Fish 2019 in their stride

2019-09-11 09:18

Having won the Umkomaas River Marathon, Hank McGregor is adjusting his goals for this year's Fish River Canoe Marathon that finishes in Cradock.

Testing Breede awaits strong field of paddlers

2019-09-06 09:07

The 52nd edition of the Breede River Canoe Marathon gets underway on Saturday morning, with the iconic race once again plagued by low water conditions.

Van Gysen, Mackenzie lay down a Breede marker

2019-09-05 10:06

The race for the women's title at the Breede Rive Canoe Marathon will see Christie Mackenzie and Kim Van Gysen starting as the crew to beat.


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.

Late McGregor withdrawal forces team changes for World Champs

2019-10-16 15:31

The shock withdrawal of Hank McGregor on the eve of the Canoe Marathon World Championships has forced the national selectors to rejig the senior men’s teams.

Jordy Smith qualifies for Tokyo Olympics

2019-10-08 16:48

World No 3 Jordy Smith has qualified through the World Surf League Championship Tour to represent South Africa at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics.

Fish River Canoe Marathon set for another cracking affair

2019-09-25 15:59

The 38th edition of the Fish River Canoe Marathon will see the country’s strongest K2 combinations line up for a shot at the SA River Marathon Championship titles.

Hartley, Mackenzie chasing Fish crown

2019-09-19 14:38

Bridgitte Hartley is hunting a first K2 crown at the Fish River Canoe Marathon with her partner under 23 star Christie Mackenzie.

SA's Trautman wins Almere-Amsterdam Challenge in record time

2019-09-16 11:57

South African triathlete Matt Trautman has won the iconic Almere-Amsterdam Challenge in a new record time.

Louw brothers looking to add Fish crown to 2019 list

2019-09-12 14:48

Ryan and Greg Louw have set their sights on the Fish River Canoe Marathon hoping to snare the one title that means more than any other to them.

Louw brothers hold the cards after Breede Day 1

2019-09-07 18:43

Siblings Ryan and Greg Louw managed to hold off Alan Houston and Stew Little on a low river in searing heat to secure the overnight lead at the Breede River Canoe Marathon.

Team New Zealand launches hi-tech America's Cup yacht

2019-09-06 07:10

Team New Zealand on Friday launched the first of the cutting-edge yachts it will use to defend the America's Cup in Auckland in 2021.

Ward and Purchase up for Fish challenge

2019-09-02 10:37

2019 will be a far cry from Jenna Ward and Kyeta Purchase's first Fish River Canoe Marathon together four years ago in late September.

Traffic Alerts
There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.


Create Profile

Creating your profile will enable you to submit photos and stories to get published on News24.

Please provide a username for your profile page:

This username must be unique, cannot be edited and will be used in the URL to your profile page across the entire network.