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 of elite paddlers that have
become the benchmark for marathon racing.
The weekly club time trial on Thursday evenings is open to all
Hansa Fish duck
Natal Canoe Club's (NCC) Abby Adie,
one of South Africa's most
successful river paddlers, added a long sought-after first Hansa
Fish River Canoe Marathon K1 title to her long list of
achievements on Saturday in the Eastern Cape, a feat which was
matched by multiple world marathon champion Hank McGregor in the
men's race overall. Read more...
first Dusi salvo with strong win at Umpetha
Challenge Reigning Dusi K2 champion Sbonelo Khwela claimed the Umpetha
Challenge men's title for a second year in succession while Abby
Adie went one better in the women's race, winning it for a third
year in a row, in ideal clear conditions on Sunday. Read more