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The Doctor (Aus) - Women's Race

Wednesday, 25 January 2012 07:48 |

With Kristyl Smith and Kirsty Holmes busy with the surf IronWoman races, and last year’s winner Michele Eray looking into her crystal ball and foreseeing a headwind, this year was perfectly set up for local Ruth Highman to take her first ‘Doctor’ title.


Saturday, 21 January 2012 14:36 |

Perth, Australia: Freshwater's Tim Jacobs today became the first man to win back-to-back Doctor ocean ski events in hot, flat, unforgiving conditions in Perth [Editor: actually the second: Oscar Chalupsky won in 2005 and 2006!].

Tim Jacobs wins Perth Doctor for the second year running (Commentary)

Saturday, 21 January 2012 11:09 |

The weather wasn’t what the doctor ordered –but it was a fascinating, gruelling race between some of the best surfski paddlers in the world...

Perth's Prodigal Son One To Watch For The Doctor

Friday, 20 January 2012 10:43 |

Perth, Australia: Tomorrow's Rottnest Island to Sorrento Doctor Ocean Ski race could well favour Western Australia's  prodigal son Ben Allen.

The Doctor (Aus): Clint Robinson challenges for the title

Wednesday, 18 January 2012 08:35 |

Perth, Australia: Five-time Olympian and Australia’s most celebrated surf lifesaver Clint Robinson will take a diversion from his London Olympic campaign to go for The Doctor in Perth this weekend.

Cotter reveals remedy for Perth Doctor (Aus)

Tuesday, 17 January 2012 06:27 |

Jeremy Cotter knows there will be no time to slacken off if he wants to add his name to the coveted list of champions who have won Australia’s premier ocean ski paddling race – “The Doctor” in Perth this Saturday.

The Doctor (Aus): Bruce Taylor on the hunt for victory

Thursday, 12 January 2012 08:30 |

You wouldn’t blame Gold Coast-based ski paddler Bruce Taylor if he still had nightmares of Tim Jacobs coming from the clouds to claim victory in last year’s dramatic finish to “The Doctor “– Australia’s biggest and most successful ocean ski paddling event.

Mocke says Ironman stars main threat in Perth

Monday, 17 January 2011 07:26 |

South African Dawid Mocke has named IronMan superstars Zane Holmes and the Eckstein brothers, Shannon and Caine, as his biggest challengers when he lines up to defend his title in The Doctor Surf Ski World Cup, Australia’s richest ocean paddling race on January 22.

The Doctor (Aus): Nelo Team Challenge

Wednesday, 15 December 2010 08:17 |

The big news for those competing in The Doctor is that Nelo have come on boards as the Naming Sponsor for the Teams Challenge (NTC).  This means that the biggest name in flatwater now joins the biggest name in ocean racing (Fenn) as the major craft sponsors of this years event.

The Doctor - Dean Gardiner's Take on the Race

Wednesday, 03 February 2010 08:24 |

There are many factors that influence the success or failure of an event.  We have control over most of these but the weather is the one thing that will always be a thorn in the side of the organizers and has the potential to completely destroy what the particular event and its managers had set out to achieve.


Skis on the ferry

Skis on the ferry (Pic: Mark Donaldson)

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