Hi All,

This last Sunday turned out to be a perfect day for marathon racing.

We had awesome weather, a great sponsor…our thanks to Kayak Pro, And a great bunch of keen paddlers.

Thanks to all who came and entered.

Results. 20 km event.

K2. 1.Siyabonga Tyiki and Onke Magadla………1 hr 35 min 21 secs.

2.T.C.Smit and Andreas Van Tonder………1 35 22.

3.Alex Masina and Peter Chissano……….1. 35 48.

4.Shaun Mpanga and Hardus Theunissen……1 39 43. 5.Morgan and Ryan Ziervogel………….1 48 15.


1.Roy Clegg 1hr 48min 11secs.

2.Michelle Kneissel 2 04 55.

16 km Event. K1.

1.Steve Jourdan. 1hr 36min 19secs.

2.Frank Dabrowski. 1 38 05.

3.Ryan Lynn. 1 46 16. 4.Roy Lynn. 1 46 53,

10 km Mini marathon. K2.

1.Thulani Ngamlana and Sneziwe Gxobole. 51 min 06 secs.

2.Xolisa Gxobole and Khaliphile Nquku. 52 42.

3.Zanentlantla Mbala and Benjamin Mtonim. 55 54.

4.Connor and March.(St.Davids) 60 10.


1.Sibusiso Chwayi. 50 31.

2.Sinenhlenhle Ludidi. 58 29.

6 km Mini Marathon. K1. 1.Theo Dreyer. (St.Davids) 46 mins 57 secs.


The next event is a double header to simulate the conditions for GCU and SA marathon Champs with the K1 event Being on the Saturday and the K2 event on the Sunday.

K1 event ;Saturday the 11th April. K2 event ;Sunday the 12 th April.

Saturday 11 April will also host a GCU SCHOOL LEAGUE RACE – K1.

Start time will be 8 am,unless a cold front hits,and then we may decide to delay the start.

GCU Marathon Champs is being hosted by ERK on the 16th and 17 th May,at Homestead Dam,

And SA Marathon Champs is on the 6th and 7th June at NCC in Pietermaritzberg.

Successful training and racing to you all,

See you all on the 11th and 12th April at JCC Wemmer Pan,

Pete Rossouw.