There are some great races and training opportunities in the coming months.


10 June 2017: Race 1 of the McGregor Paddle Series

8am at Dabs Emmarentia Dam.  Registration on the day.

Weblink for more information: http://mcgregorpaddleseries.co.za/


11 June 2017: Pete Rossouw Sports4life marathon event series

The next event in the series is on Sunday the 11th June @ 8 am at JCC, Wemmer Pan. 

This will be a K2 event, but K1’s will be allowed.  If your paddlers are keen to participate please contact Peter via the following email address peter@sports4life.co.za


16 June 2017: DABS junior marathon preparation and fundraising event.

Pre-entries to be emailed to stdavidscanoeing@gmail.com.  Event will be held at Dabs, Emmarentia Dam. Cost of entry R50 per paddler.


18 June 2017: Esti’s Roodeplaat Sprint League Race #5.

This is a pre-entry event.  Entries close 14th June 2017.  Please contact Esti via the following email addressinfocanoeacademy@gmail.com for race entry and information.


24 June 2017: GCU School League at Watuni Race #7

This event is pre-entry only. Entries are open and are to be emailed to stdavidscanoeing@gmail.com.




16 & 17 June 2017 there will a junior training camp with Craig Mustard at DABs.  Attached is information on times.  Please contact me on stdavidscanoeing@gmail.com to book your place.

3 to 12 July 2017 Academy will be hosting a winter training camp that is open to all juniors. Attached is the Flyer. Please contact Esti via the following email address infocanoeacademy@gmail.com


ICF Canoe Marathon World Championships in Pietermaritzburg September 2017

There is a wonderful opportunity for a maximum of 100 guppy paddlers, from across all the provinces, to take part in a fun event that will be held during the World Championship event.  If your paddlers would be keen to participate please let me know.  Spaces are limited.  ellinordreyer@icloud.com