Double joy for Tatjana Schoenmaker

2020-02-27 23:06

Swimming sensation Tatjana Schoenmaker was able to share in her celebrations after a superb 2019 season by handing over R100 000 to charity organisation.


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Birkett poised for 10th title as 69th Dusi gets under way

2020-02-26 13:00

The 69th edition of the iconic Dusi Canoe Marathon gets under way shortly after sunrise at Camps Drift in Pietermaritzburg.

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Andy Birkett fit and ready for 10th Dusi title

2020-02-25 10:39

Andy Birkett says he is in great physical and mental shape to challenge for his 10th title in the Dusi Canoe Marathon this week.

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Ex-world champion Magnini wins appeal against doping ban

2020-02-27 16:09

Former two-time world 100m freestyle champion Filippo Magnini of Italy had his four-year doping ban overturned by the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS).

Water Sport

Tokyo Olympics the target for SA sailors Daniel and Burger

2020-02-26 11:46

With five months to go to Tokyo 2020, young SA sailors Benji Daniel and Alex Burger's Olympic dream is still very much alive.

Water Sport

New incentive added to SA’s biggest canoeing prize pool

2020-02-24 14:47

Competitive crews eyeing podium places at the Dusi Canoe Marathon can look forward to the biggest prize pool in South African canoeing - and a brand new winner's incentive.

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Dusi conditions set for best in years

2020-02-25 15:54

The big field of paddlers entered for the Dusi Canoe Marathon could well be in for the best river conditions in more than a decade.

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Ward, Purchase up for 2020 Dusi challenge

2020-02-21 10:14

Jenna Ward and Kyeta Purchase are out to use their paddling strengths to make a bold statement at the Dusi Canoe Marathon next week.

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Dusi Canoe Marathon loses main sponsor FNB

2020-02-18 07:31

The Dusi Canoe Marathon has lost banking giant FNB as a title sponsor, but organisers say there remains high interest in the race scheduled for next week.

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Burma Road portage removed as an option for Dusi 2020

2020-02-12 12:58

Paddlers taking part in the 2020 edition of the Dusi Canoe Marathon will have to factor in an important change to the final stage of the route.

Water Sport

'Devastated' Roland Schoeman responds to doping suspension

2020-02-08 11:20

South African Olympic gold medalist Roland Schoeman has responded publicly after his one-year suspension for having tested positive for a banned substance.

Water Sport

Drak form shows up Dusi contenders

2020-02-04 09:06

The thrilling N3TC Drak Challenge served to give an important perspective on the mental and physical preparation of the contenders for the 2020 Dusi Canoe Marathon.

Water Sport

Birkett peerless on testing Mzimkhulu

2020-02-02 09:35

Andy Birkett turned in a low-water river marathon masterclass to take control of the N3TC Drak Challenge by winning the 26km first stage by almost two minutes.

Water Sport

Ho targets eighth Midmar Mile crown

2020-01-22 09:08

KwaZulu-Natal swimmer Chad Ho will be chasing an elusive eighth title when he takes on a strong international field at the 2020 edition of the Midmar Mile.

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Milestones on the cards for a handful at 2020 Dusi

2020-02-19 10:37

In among the huge field of paddlers setting off for the Dusi Canoe Marathon will be three stalwarts aiming for their 40th Dusi medals.


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2020-02-17 12:40

Former Olympic and Paralympic swimmer Natalie du Toit speaks about her Laureus Sporting Moment nomination and her incredible life journey.

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Schoeman's banned substance 'considered to be a cancer risk'

2020-02-07 07:48

SA swimmer Roland Schoeman tested positive for banned substance GW501516 in May 2019, a drug obtained on the black market and considered to be a cancer risk.

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British star determined to make Midmar amends

2020-02-04 08:55

British swimming star Ashley Hogg has come nail-bitingly close to victory at the Midmar Mile - and he’s determined this time he’ll top the podium.

Water Sport

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.

Water Sport

Full rivers guaranteed for 2020 Dusi

2020-02-18 14:11

Dusi Canoe Marathon 2020 paddlers will be excited to learn that Umgeni Water has guaranteed them a water release of 17 cubic metres per second on the final day.

Water Sport

Double delight as SA swimmers dominate at Midmar

2020-02-09 17:42

It was a day for South African celebrations as the Durban duo of Robyn Kinghorn and Michael McGlynn wrapped up the women and men’s titles at the Midmar Mile.

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Birkett claims Drak Challenge title record

2020-02-02 16:20

Andy Birkett paddled to a runaway victory in the 2020 N3TC Drak Challenge and in the process became the sole holder of the record for the most number of titles.

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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.

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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.


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