on the banks of Camps Drift in the heart of
Pietermaritzburg, Natal Canoe Club is one of the oldest and proudest
canoe clubs in South Africa.
The host of the annual The Dusi Canoe Marathon as well as
a number of other prominent races, the club has produced numerous
internationals, some world champions and generation after generation
elite paddlers that have become the benchmark for marathon
The weekly club time trial on Thursday evenings is open to all paddlers.
Andy Birkett adds Berg title to his CV Natal Canoe Club star Andy Birkett achieved a remarkable
feat by winning the daunting 2014 Berg River Canoe Marathon in
his second attempt at the race. The four-time winner of the Dusi
said he approached the Berg as a training event for the
forthcoming ICF Canoe Marathon World Championships
Read more... Abby Adie romps to Berg
victory Natal Canoe Club's (NCC) Abby Adie scored an emphatic victory in the
2014 Berg River Canoe Marathon, winning the women's title by
almost 49 minutes. It was far from easy, she conceded
afterwards, but said the race had served as excellent
preparation for the ICF Canoe Marathon World Championships,
which take place in Oklahoma City, the USA, in September.