Monday, 17 January 2011 19:07
... well, not quite a blast. The conditions actually couldn’t have been better with enough of a breeze to kick up some white horses and keep the pros entertained but gentle enough that paddlers of almost all skill levels could have a go.
Monday, 17 January 2011 05:26
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.
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Monday, 10 January 2011 06:00
Here's a great video of the 2010 Dubai Shamaal, created by the Three Monkeys crew. Australian Ben Allen won the race, after an epic battle with South African Dawid Mocke on a hot, flat sea.
Wednesday, 05 January 2011 19:09
“What would happen,” I thought, “if we put the current surfski world champion onto a double with one of the best downwind paddlers of all time?”
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Monday, 20 December 2010 14:26
Two hours into the race, just 4km from Cape Point, the 8-man pack hit the hit the kelp beds and everything changed. Hank McGregor and Dawid Mocke lurched to a halt, their rudders caught on the thick rubbery stems; Tom Schilperoort, in clear water, accelerated away, rounding the Point a clear 100m ahead. A good gap for the downwind leg but would it be enough?
Sunday, 19 December 2010 09:23
Friday, 03 December 2010 19:52
Aussie Ben Allen won the 2010 Dubai Shamaal in an extraordinary display of skill and strength today. South African Dawid Mocke kept coming back, but in the end couldn’t answer Allen’s final push to the finish.
Saturday, 27 November 2010 04:50
South African Dawid Mocke put on a clinical display to win the 25km Hong Kong Dragon Run this morning. Aussie Jeremy Cotter came second.
Wednesday, 24 November 2010 17:36
This year’s Island Shamaal Mauritius Ocean Classic produced some of the most spectacular images of surfski racing ever. Here we showcase the best action images and video.
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