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Herman Chalupsky beats record field in Durban

Saturday, 14 January 2012 14:17 | Written by
Durban – The Borland Financial Services Surfski Challenge got the 2012 Varsity College Marine Surfski Series underway on Friday evening with the vastly experienced Herman Chalupsky leading the record field of over 350 surfski paddlers across the line in testing conditions.

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Durban, South Africa

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14 Jan 2012

Herman Chalupsky (seen in a file photo from 2007!) Herman Chalupsky (seen in a file photo from 2007!) Credits: Anthony Grote/Gameplan Media

McGregor and Cole end year on high at Fenn CPC

Sunday, 18 December 2011 07:51 | Written by
Fish Hoek – World marathon champ Hank McGregor added the cherry on the top of his most successful season ever by winning the Fenn Cape Point Challenge, presented by Hansa and Di Data, in a gruelling showdown with the Mockè brothers and defending champion Sean Rice.
Alexa Cole dominated the women's race at the 2011 Fenn Cape Point Challenge Alexa Cole dominated the women's race at the 2011 Fenn Cape Point Challenge Credits: Owen Middleton/John Hishin

McGregor Triumphs at Gruelling Cape Point

Saturday, 17 December 2011 15:13 | Written by
There’s only one thing better than paddling the Cape Point Challenge – and that’s being on an escort boat, watching some of the world’s top surfski paddlers churn past some of the world’s most beautiful scenery.

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Cape Town, South Africa

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17 Dec 2011

Hank McGregor wins his second singles Cape Point Challenge title Hank McGregor wins his second singles Cape Point Challenge title Credits: www.surfski.info
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…

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Cape Town, South Africa

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17 Dec 2011

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Hank McGregor hungry for Fenn Cape Point Challenge

Tuesday, 13 December 2011 09:57 | Written by
World marathon champ Hank McGregor has confirmed his entry for the 2011 Fenn Cape Point Challenge in Cape Town this weekend

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Cape Town, South Africa

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17 Dec 2011

Hank McGregor Hank McGregor

Jasper Mocke wins final SA race

Monday, 12 December 2011 17:44 | Written by
Fish Hoek Beach – Jasper Mockè snatched the final race of the Discovery Sunglass Hut Surfski series with a thrilling win in the Hansa Peter Creese Lighthouse race, leaving the final outcome of the series hanging in the balance as the series bosses study results to separate brothers Jasper and…

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Cape Town, South Africa

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11 Dec 2011

Kim Brugman wins the women's race Kim Brugman wins the women's race Credits: John Hishin/Gameplan Media

2011 Fenn Cape Point Challenge Preview

Saturday, 10 December 2011 19:24 | Written by
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.

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Cape Town, South Africa

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17 Dec 2011

Cape Point - taking the gap Cape Point - taking the gap Credits: Owen Middleton

Dawid Mocke tightens grip on Cape Series

Monday, 05 December 2011 05:45 | Written by
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.

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Cape Town, South Africa

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4 Dec 2011

Dawid and Jasper Mocke dice to the finish Dawid and Jasper Mocke dice to the finish Credits: John Hishin/Gameplan Media

Matt Bouman tops in East London

Sunday, 13 November 2011 21:05 | Written by
East London - Durban surfski ace Matt Bouman outsmarted a quality field to win the Automall Pete Marlin Memorial surfski race in East London in superb big downwind racing conditions, using a direct inside line to set up a handsome two and a half minute victory margin.

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East London, South Africa

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12-13 Nov, 2011

Matt Bouman Matt Bouman Credits: Bruce Viaene/ Gameplan Media

Jasper Mocke beats brother Dawid - again

Monday, 07 November 2011 08:08 | Written by
Hout Bay - Jasper Mocke seized the upper hand in the Discovery Sunglass Gut surfski series by winning his second race when he took full advantage of the last-minute course change to win the Discovery Downwind that was held in the protection of the bay on Sunday.

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Cape Town, South Africa

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6 Nov 2011

Interested Spectator watches the race head offshore Interested Spectator watches the race head offshore Credits: John Hishin/Gameplan Media

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