Positive paddler response after Dusi 2020

As the dust settles on the 2020 Dusi season following the successful conclusion of the three-day Dusi Canoe Marathon and the one-day Garden City Commercials Non Stop Dusi, organisers are highlighting some important statistics that show major gains in addressing the environmental challenges facing paddling on the Dusi. In 2019 …

A tribute to Dusi icon Mark Perrow

The Dusi Canoe Marathon has paid tribute to four-times champion Mark Perrow, who died in a plane crash on the weekend, hailing him as a great champion and a trailblazer for the sport. Perrow won his first Dusi with his Johannesburg clubmate Neil ‘Zims’ Evans in 1992 and again in …

Culverwell and Chalupsky honoured at Sella Descent

While the eyes of the canoeing world focus on the Sella Descent in Spain this weekend, it will be a special moment for two South African paddlers as Kevin Culverwell and Paul Chalupsky take part to commemorate the 50th anniversary of their victory in the world biggest canoeing race in …

All the winners from the NCC Prizegiving

Here are all the winners from the recent NCC prizegiving:   PATCH AND DI STARR – SPORTSMAN AWARD FOR FELLOWSHIP Gudgie Dixon GV PRICE AWARD – CHAIRMAN’S AWARD Gavin Starr GUDGIE DIXON TROPHY – MOST IMPROVED JUNIOR Olivia Woodburn SPEARMAN TROPHY – MOST IMPROVED LADY PADDLER OF THE YEAR Amanda …