Cape Town’s Tom Schilperoort finally dumped the monkey off his back and won his first victory against world champion Dawid Mocke.
Many people are familiar with Tom Schilperoort as a top surfski paddler – both locally and internationally. But not so many know of his other passion in life: painting.
Here's something completely different. I walked into the Fish Hoek Surf Lifesaving Club a few weekends ago to find... paintings of paddling and lifesaving scenes. "Who did these?" I asked.