Displaying items by tag: Sean Rice
Sunday, 05 August 2012 10:38
As they raced under the Golden Gate Bridge, Dawid Mocke and Simon van Gysen were neck and neck, charging towards the Fenn Hotspot and its $1,000 reward. The last time they’d raced, in Spain, van Gysen had pulled away and won.
Saturday, 04 August 2012 14:57
San Francisco: 96 athletes from 11 countries will line up later today to race the new US Surfski Championships course, among them a fair selection of the best surfski paddlers in the world today.
Sunday, 06 May 2012 10:45
In another all-out heart-bursting sprint finish, Simon van Gysen managed to boost his ski's nose a few cm past Sean Rice to take the second EuroChallenge race along with the overall title.
Sunday, 06 May 2012 05:55
“Van Gysen is pulling ahead of McGregor… it’s his race to lose. No! He’s heading for the harbor instead of the buoy… He’s realized; he’s turned. McGregor’s right up with him! He’s around, they’re sprinting for the finish…”
Monday, 30 January 2012 18:15
Villajoyosa, Alicante, Spain: It’s confirmed: the fourth edition of the EuroChallenge is part of the Ocean Paddler World Series. The event takes place from 4-6 May, 2012.
Friday, 16 December 2011 06:09
Cape Town – Much like the convergence of several massive storm fronts, the international surfski community is abuzz with excitement ahead of Saturday’s Fenn Cape Point Challenge, presented by Hansa and DiData, where classic racing conditions and a gathering of some of the best surfski racers on the planet have set the stage for the iconic 50km race from Scarborough around Cape Point to Fish Hoek, with a record prize pot of R130 000 on offer for the various class winners.
Saturday, 10 December 2011 17:24
More entries than ever; the most women paddlers ever; eight of the thirteen previous winners… And this for one of the longest, toughest surfski races in the world. The 2011 Fenn Cape Point Challenge kicks off at 05h00 on 17 Dec, 2011.
Sunday, 30 October 2011 18:47
Fish Hoek - Sean Rice threw the race for the Discovery Sunglass Hut Surfski Series title wide open by winning the New Balance Surf Challenge in dramatic circumstances on Sunday.
Wednesday, 31 August 2011 12:31
The day after the main event of the US Surfski Champs, the doubles race was almost as fiercely contested... Rambo was still there to capture the action and here's the result... Great stuff - as usual.
Thursday, 25 August 2011 08:31
Nelo certainly know how to put on a beach party of note: this weekend it’s the Nelo Summer Challenge – a 10km downwind race and a fun knockout sprint event on Sunday. And the array of paddling talent at the event is astounding...