Long Beach Kommetjie – Cape Town – Dawid Mocke tightened his stranglehold on the 2011 Discovery Sunglass Hut Surfski Series with his third win of the series today, taking the line honours by the narrowest of margins in the Butlers Pizza LBK Challenge held between Long Beach Kommetjie and Noordhoek.
I arrived in Hawaii a zombie, shredded by passing through 12 time zones, 2 hemispheres and 36 hours squeezed in an aluminum tube at 36 000 feet. My body which I’d been surgically sculpting for many months was stiff and sore, my mind delirious.
World Series and national champion Dawid Mocke claimed a hat trick of titles by the narrowest of margins when he won the Surf Ski Classic at the 21st Nelson Mandela Bay Splash Festival in Port Elizabeth on Friday.
This week South African surfski elites Jasper Mocke and Tom Schilperoort are in the UAE for The Al Gharbia Watersports Festival. They’re doing clinics with locals and racing in the Gulf, hoping to spread the reach of surfski to places where it’s never been to before. Tom wrote us this update from the desert.