Tag Archives: Fish River Canoe Marathon

Drama defines exciting Fish final stage

Cradock – Mistakes from both the men’s and women’s overnight leaders at the death handed Greg Louw and Andy Birkett and the crew of Jenna Ward and Anna Kožíšková the respective Fish River Canoe Marathon titles on Saturday. Starting the final day with just a one second lead, the surprise package of Stuart Maclaren and Frenchman Cyrille Carre were right ...

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Solms not fishing for records

Cradock – Four-time Hansa Fish River Canoe Marathon champion Abby Solms will become the most decorated female competitor in the history of the prominent Eastern Cape event should she successfully defend her crown when this year’s race takes place in Cradock on 7 and 8 October. Having won the two-day event four times in the past five years, the 26 ...

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Whirlwind journey ends at Hansa Fish for defending champ

Cradock – With just over two weeks to go until the 2015 Hansa Fish River Canoe Marathon five-time defending K2 champion Hank McGregor will travel just over 30 000km as he heads to the Pacific island of Tahiti for the ICF Ocean Racing World Championships then jets back in the nick of time for the two-day SA K2 championships in ...

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Matthew Mole & Rubber Duc to rock Cradock at 2015 Hansa Fish

Cradock – The Hansa Fish River Canoe Marathon is never complete without some top-quality, local entertainment throughout the night following the finish of the gruelling two-day marathon with 2015’s race set to welcome the nationally renowned beats of Matthew Mole as well as the exciting, off the wall musical ensemble of Rubber Duc who will keep paddlers and fans entertained ...

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