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Friday, 05 April 2013 07:23 | Written by
The 2013 Port Elizabeth to East London Challenge is already the stuff of legend: after carnage at the finish of day 1 at Woody Cape, nly two paddlers made it out through the surf at the start of day 2, the rest opting to trek up to 20km up the…
Tuesday, 19 March 2013 13:34 | Written by
The 12th King of the Harbour Ocean Ski Race will be based from Auckland’s waterfront in the heart of Auckland, 6 April 2013. Race Director Terry Newsome has promised a $8000 (NZD) prize-bucket, and free-of-charge glass FENN ocean-ski's for all international and South Island paddlers, attracting a contingent of overseas/international paddlers.…
Saturday, 16 March 2013 10:40 | Written by
Durban – The tenth and final leg of the Varsity College Marine Surfski Series, the Varsity College Surfski Challenge, saw Hank McGregor and Michelle Burn bring down the curtain on what has been stellar individual series whilst Cape Town based junior sensations Kenny Rice and Kirsten Flanagan left their mark…
Tuesday, 12 March 2013 09:38 | Written by
Carbonology Sport launches a new surfski into the beginner market today: the Carbonology Cruze.  The Cruze is aimed at the same market segment as the Think Eze, the Fenn Bluefin and other ultra stable skis.
Thursday, 07 March 2013 06:42 | Written by
When some of the best surfski paddlers in the world gathered in Cape Town, South Africa for the inaugural Cape Town Downwind Race, Greg Kitto of White Hot Media was on hand to record the action.
Tuesday, 29 January 2013 16:33 | Written by
"I didn’t have a specific race plan or line," wrote Jasper Mocke in his post-race report, "but being in front and staying there seemed like a good idea!"  
Monday, 17 December 2012 18:21 | Written by
Fish Hoek - Local paddling sensation and recently crowned 2012 Oceanpaddler World Series champion Dawid Mocke and younger brother Jasper overcame their disappointment of Saturday's single ski race when the pair charged across the line first in the double ski leg of the SA Surfski Championships on Monday 17 December.
Sunday, 16 December 2012 21:21 | Written by
Fish Hoek – Paddling superstar Hank McGregor overcame a world class field to successfully defend his South African S1 Surfski Championships title in the Cape Town Downwind on Sunday whilst locally based Dawid Mocke cemented his position at the top of the Oceanpaddler World Surfski Series standings.
Sunday, 16 December 2012 07:06 | Written by
Fish Hoek – Action of the highest standard is expected when the second leg of the inaugural Fish Hoek Surfski Festival gets underway with a large number of the world’s finest open ocean paddling stars set take to the cold Cape waters for the mouthwatering clash.
Thursday, 13 December 2012 08:27 | Written by
Chasing 3m breaking waves in 35kt gusts is the best fun you can have outside of tangled sheets – but gear failure can be a much bigger issue.  You have to be mentally and physically prepared for things to go wrong…

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