Movie overview: Beyond the River

2017-04-25 10:45

Two men from different walks of life are brought together by their determination to win gold in one of the toughest races in the world, the Dusi Canoe Marathon.


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Beyond the River: How a friendship turned to gold

2017-04-21 10:00

Sport24 caught up with Piers Cruickshanks and Siseko Ntondini, whose friendship and canoeing triumphs inspired the local film Beyond the River.

South Africa

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.

South Africa

Dusi organisers clear the air on Day 3 water levels

2017-02-14 22:17

Organisers of the Dusi Canoe Marathon have reassured paddlers that it is extremely unlikely that the race will have to revert to “low water rules."


WATCH: Beyond the River trailer

2017-04-11 13:34

Beyond the River, which hits the big screen on April 28, was inspired by the true story of Siseko Ntondini and Piers Cruickshanks who together won gold in the 2014 Dusi.

South Africa

Birkett & Solms charge to Day One Dusi leads

2017-02-16 15:20

Andy Birkett and Abby Solms are the leaders of their respective categories after day one of the Dusi Canoe Marathon.

South Africa

Dusi of old set to test everyone’s mettle

2017-02-14 13:24

The 2017 Dusi Canoe Marathon will echo the races of old as paddlers will have a number of additional obstacles to manage on their journey to Durban.

South Africa

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.

South Africa

McGregor snaps up another Surfski Series title

2017-02-15 13:10

Race 7 of the 2017 Surfski Series saw another polished performance from Hank McGregor to take his sixth win of the series and the overall series spoils.

South Africa

McGregor continues Surfski Series winning streak

2017-02-11 12:31

Hank McGregor notched up his fifth win from six races at the 2017 Surfski Series in Addington Beach in Durban.

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Stalwarts take aim at 30 Dusi milestones

2017-02-10 12:55

Among over a thousand paddlers that will start the Dusi Canoe Marathon are a handful of enthusiasts who have completed the race dozens of times.

South Africa

Former Sharks wing up for another tough Dusi challenge

2017-02-03 14:56

Former Sharks backline star Justin Swart is itching to start his first Dusi Canoe Marathon after finishing his tenth Dusi last year.

South Africa

McGregor’s name firmly in Dusi hat

2017-01-30 15:32

South Africa's most decorated paddler Hank McGregor fired a firm warning shot when he won the competitive Campbell's Farm to Dusi Bridge race.

South Africa

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.

South Africa

Dusi race inspires feature film

2017-02-14 12:29

Now in its 66th year, the Dusi Canoe Marathon, the biggest paddling event on the African continent, kicks off on Thursday, February 16.

South Africa

Goal-driven Nkhoesa scoping out Dusi top 5

2017-02-09 09:24

Banetse Nkhoesa recovered from a stabbing incident to finish on the podium last year and hopes to replicate that form and push for top five.

South Africa

Boros hungry for Dusi success

2017-02-02 14:16

Hungarian Adrian Boros returns to the Dusi Canoe Marathon with an eye on a potential top 10 spot when the three-day adventure gets underway.

South Africa

Non-Stop Dusi repositioned

2017-01-27 13:29

The traditional hosts of the annual Non-Stop Dusi canoeing ultra-marathon have decided to revert to the events original, informal structure for the 2017 race.

South Africa

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.

South Africa

McGregor extends his Surfski Series unbeaten streak

2017-02-06 08:33

Multiple marathon world champion Hank McGregor underscored his ocean racing class by claiming his fourth back-to-back win in the Surfski Series.

South Africa

Edmonds on the brink of a 40th Dusi

2017-01-31 16:02

Former Dusi champion, John Edmonds, is scheduled to take place in his 40th race on February 16.

South Africa

Dusi continues its battle with hyacinth invasion

2017-01-25 18:04

As the Dusi Canoe Marathon draws near, organisers and environmentalists are in the process of clearing as much of the invasive hyacinth as possible.

South Africa

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.


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