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Record holder Bothma opts out of ‘toughest Non-Stop Dusi ever’

Pietermaritzburg – 49 year-old Pietermaritzburg paddler Eric Bothma will end his awe inspiring record of having completed every Non-Stop Dusi Canoe Marathon due to a recent hip operation and predictions that Friday’s race is likely to be the toughest ever in the 20 year history of gruelling challenge from Pietermaritzburg to Durban. Bothma – the only man to have successfully ...

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Defending champ Mbanjwa battles illness ahead of 2016 Non-Stop Dusi

Pietermaritzburg – Five time Non-Stop Dusi Canoe Marathon winner and defending champion Thulani Mbanjwa is in a race against time to recover for Friday, 4 March’s ‘Dusi in a Day’ ultra marathon after falling ill during his eighth place 2016 FNB Dusi effort last week. The Build it/Williams Hunt athlete, who charged to victory with Computershare Change a Life Academy ...

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