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The South African team have dominated the ICF Ocean Racing World Championships as they walked away with seven medals.
Ryle de Morny stood tall on the final day of the General Tire Lifesaving South Africa National Club Championships at Port Elizabeth's Kings Beach.
The 2019 Non-Stop Dusi Canoe Marathon has once again attracted an entry made up of the most hardened of endurance paddlers.
2019 Dusi Canoe Marathon personnel are confident that the levels of the river will be good when the iconic event takes place from February 14-16.
Pre-race favourites Hank McGregor and Bridgitte Hartley made off with the 2018 Fish River Canoe Marathon Day 1 spoils at Knutsford on Friday.
Beijing 2008 canoe sprint Olympic gold medallist, Inna Osypenko-Radomska, has been suspended for four years after refusing to undergo an out-of-competition drug test.
Kyle Chalmers beat Clyde Lewis by a fingertip to clinch a spot in the 200 metres freestyle at next month's world championships.
The inspirational Johan Lourens led from the front with 48 points as Tuks were crowned champions at the General Tire Lifesaving SA National Club Pool Championships.
German Olympic gold medalist rower Maximilian Reinelt has died aged 30 while cross-country skiing.
South African surfer Steven Sawyer has been crowned the 2018 World Surf League, World Longboard Champion at the Taiwan Open of Surfing.
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.
The months of preparation are over for the nine-paddler strong South African team that has been selected for the ICF Canoe Sprint World Championships
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