Tag Archives: World Champion

Richard Murray Q & A

  Having excelled by becoming the Duathlon World Champion in Spain, what is your goal for Rio and how realistic is a medal? I do believe my chance of winning a medal is pretty good.   What was your reaction when your qualification for Rio Olympics was confirmed and who was the first person you told? I was pleased when ...

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McGregor savours sixth world title

Durban – Marathon canoeing world champion Hank McGregor jetted home on Monday evening savouring his sixth title won at the World Marathon Championships, adding a third successive K1 title to a silver medal with Jasper Mocké in the K2 race in Győr, Hungary. McGregor was met at the airport by a group of friends and supporters led by his wife Pippa ...

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SA Marathon team jet off for Győr

Durban – The biggest team of South African marathon canoeists to contest the ICF World Marathon Championships has settled into the Hungarian town of Győr on the waters of the Danube River ready for the global title deciders from 9-13 September with six-time World Champion Hank McGregor and former Under-23 World Champion Andy Birkett leading the charge. The two have ...

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Kulhavy won the 2015 Aramex songo.info Champions Race

After 30mins & 3laps of intense racing, Olympic Gold Medalist & World Champion Jaroslav Kulhavy won the 2015 Aramex songo.info Champions Race to the boisterous and excited cheers of the local kids and adults. It was the first time in four years that co-founder of songo.info Christoph Sauser did not win the race in Kayamandi but the result had little sway on the crowds affection ...

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Big names line up for Aramex songo.info Champions Race

Current World Champions, former World Champions, Olympic medalists and national champions will line up for the 2015 Aramex songo.info Champions Race on Wednesday in Kayamandi. This year will be the fourth Champions Race. With all the riders already in town for the Absa Cape Epic, they also signed up for this exciting race. The first two years it was a race only ...

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