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Wednesday, 24 December 2008 02:49 |

An hour into the first leg of the world's longest, toughest ocean kayak race, dorsal fins appeared one by one, then in a flurry until they surrounded us like a shiny gray gang of skinheads emerging from a dark alley. Only a rube from Brooklyn or a paranoid fool would have thought shaaaark -- these mischievous mammals had Flipper written all over them. I've paddled with dolphins in Florida and Hawaii and New Jersey, but I'd never seen so many, so close, or for so long. They were as cheeky as subway mashers and so large that they actually put out a fat wash.


Southern Shamaal - Day 3 video

Friday, 12 December 2008 08:08 |

Here's some more video put together by Greg Kitto - showing day 3 of the Southern Shamaal PE2EL Challenge... 


Southern Shamaal - Day 4 Report

Thursday, 11 December 2008 00:39 |

What a trip - what a race...  The last five days have passed in a blur of images - here are some favorite moments from Day 4.


Southern Shamaal Day 4 Photos - Gallery 2

Wednesday, 10 December 2008 15:53 |

More stunning photos from Owen Middleton.



Southern Shamaal Day 4 photos - Gallery 1

Wednesday, 10 December 2008 15:48 |

For more of these pics, visit  Race photographer Owen Middleton is a master of his trade...


Southern Shamaal - Day2 video

Tuesday, 09 December 2008 10:32 |

Greg Kitto, the official race videographer cut this roundup of day 2 of the race.  He'll be working on days 3 & 4 over the next two days...  I'm proud to say that some of my footage made the cut!


Southern Shamaal - Day 3 Pics

Tuesday, 09 December 2008 09:40 |

We had a brilliant photographer with us in the Southern Shamaal PE2EL Challenge Media Team - Owen Middleton.

Check out his images from day 3 of the race.


Southern Shamaal PE2EL Challenge Full Results

Tuesday, 09 December 2008 08:54 |

The Australian team walked away with the team prize; Hank McGregor won the singles by seven minutes; The Bartho brothers took the doubles; Richard Kohler and Kim Rew took mixed doubles and Bianca Beavitt made history as the youngest woman ever to finish the race.

A full story will follow shortly - but here are the results in the meantime.

Southern Shamaal Day 3 - Downwind (NOT)

Monday, 08 December 2008 12:56 |

The weather forecast said that there would be a 15kt SE wind by 11am.  Finally an opportunity to offer the paddlers some downwind - even if they had to go and get it.  However...

(We're in another area of awful cell coverage - so photos are probably not going to happen today.  But we'll be in East London tomorrow, when we'll get video and pics onto the site.)

Awesome Video: Southern Shamaal Day 1 Highlights

Sunday, 07 December 2008 12:52 |

Greg Kitto made a rough cut of the video from day 1 of the 250km Southern Shamaal PE2EL Challenge. It's great...


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