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
Cam Schoeman calls it quits on competition Former K2 world marathon champion Cam Schoeman has announced
his retirement from competitive paddling. The Natal Canoe Club
star can look back on a sparkling career laden with highlights.
Citing those that immediately come to mind, he said: "Paddling
the sprints with Stu Waterworth, we made an A-final [in the
World Cup] in Szeged (Hungary), winning the World Champs with
Ant [Stott], going to the Sella Descent with Ant and then Andy
[Birkett] a year later, and coming fifth in both. Read more here