presented by SATURDAY 9 JUNE 2018 B GRADE RIVER RACE – REGISTRED PADDLERS ONLY START: GRENSPLAAS 09:00 FINISH: ZONQUASDRIF ENTRY FEE: R130 FOR SENIORS R70 FOR JUNIORS / U23 / STUDENTS ALL PADDLER MUST WEAR LIFE JACKETS AND HAVE BUOYANCY IN THEIR BOATS RACING CRAFT: K1 OFFICIAL REGISTRATION: 07H30 TO 08H30 @ GRENSPLAAS SAFETY: THERE […]
Our Club member Tim Fey is on his way to Canada as I write this brief overview about Adventure Racing and Tim Fey and the Plett Adventure Racing Team. Adventure racing is a multi-discipline sport comprising of mainly running, cycling, and paddling. With the added element of navigation. To get around the course […]
Report by Colin McClement The trailor loaded with12 boats, 27paddlers and seconds set off for the Drew to Swellendam race that would kick start the Club weekend. Little did we expect the river to be so low , in fact lower than last year. 31cumegs 2015 vs 18.4 cumegs 2016 with the height at the […]
ALFIES – ROBERTSON Date: 13 AUGUST 2016 Registration: 8h30 – 09h30 Venue : Alfies low level bridge Start time : 10:00 Finish : Silverstroom Strand camp site Distance : 37Km Food: There will be food/cold drinks/beer available at the finish (Please support) Compulsory : Kayak jackets All paddlers must be B or A rated : […]
HERMAN TO GOUDA – Tripping Report by Richard Kohler For those with Google Maps see : https://goo.gl/H9uwzC This section of the river remains untouched by “Working for Water” and as such has old and new trees lying across the river. Places of interest are as follows: 1) 10 min after the start we had to […]
Venue: Herman Bridge Registration Herman Bridge 07h30 – 08h30 ( WCCU) Batches: There will be batches A-F Start: A batch @ 09h00 ( WCCU) Finish: Gouda Bridge Distance 33 km Sweeps: There will be sweeps at the back of the race River Blockages: there are reports of some long hyacinth blocks between Hermon & Zonquas. […]
K1 SA Champ report and summary K2 SA Champ report and summary
Good news for our members . We have purchased 2 new single recreational boats for all our members to use on the canals. They are extremely stable and robust and ideal for family use and introducing folk to paddling . Safety precautions must be applied at all times. i.e life jackets .