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Sean Rice wins Fish Hoek Race

Sunday, 30 October 2011 20:47 | Written by
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.

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Cape Town, South Africa

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30 October 2011

Sean Rice wins... Sean Rice wins... Credits: John Hishin/Gameplan Media

Jasper Mocke beats Dawid in Cape Town opener

Sunday, 16 October 2011 16:30 | Written by
Simonstown - Jasper Mockè upstaged his older brother Dawid in a thrilling end to the first race of the summer Discovery Sunglass Hut Surfski Series at Long Beach in Simonstown with an audacious gamble in the closing stages of the race held in tricky gale force winds.

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Cape Town, South Africa

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16 Oct 2011

Jasper Mocke sprints up the beach to beat brother Dawid who took the long option paddling into the wind Jasper Mocke sprints up the beach to beat brother Dawid who took the long option paddling into the wind Credits: John Hishin/Gameplan Media

Pete Marlin Downwind Racing (SA)

Tuesday, 09 August 2011 13:42 | Written by
The 2010 Pete Marlin event saw the cream of South African Surfski paddling converge on East London where Dawid Mocke took the SA singles title and (with brother Jasper) the doubles title too.

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East London, South Africa

12-13 Nov, 2011

Pete Marlin 2011 Pete Marlin 2011

South African Surfski Champs - downwind deluxe...

Saturday, 30 July 2011 18:18 | Written by
The Zululand Kayak Club is pleased to announce that we will be hosting the SA National Sursfki Championships on 17 and 18 September 2011. Long time sponsor of the Shaka Challenge canoe race Richards Bay Minerals has come on board as the title sponsor of the event, and Midbay Motors,…

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Richards Bay, South Africa

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17-18 Sep 2011

Alkantstrand Beach, where the race will finish (NE wind) (Pic: start of the 2008 Mouth to Mouth) Alkantstrand Beach, where the race will finish (NE wind) (Pic: start of the 2008 Mouth to Mouth)
Durban: The 54th running of the Discovery Scottburgh to Brighton surfski race was completely dominated by the “Cape storm” of former world champ Dawid Mocke and younger brother Jasper, Sean Rice (Cape Town) and Richard von Wildemann (Port Elizabeth) who completely obliterated the local contingent in challenging downwind conditions to…

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Durban, South Africa

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16 July 2011

The paddlers set out through the surf at Scottburgh at dawn The paddlers set out through the surf at Scottburgh at dawn Credits: Anthony Grote/Gameplan Media
Durban – Having already secured this year’s Dunlop Surfski World Cup title Hank McGregor added the 2011 Discovery Sunglass Hut Surfski Series to his hugely impressive list of paddling achievements despite not being able to take part in the tenth and final leg of the series.

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Durban, South Africa

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Winter, 2011

Grant vd Walt wins the 10 and final Discovery Sunglass Hut Series race in Durban Grant vd Walt wins the 10 and final Discovery Sunglass Hut Series race in Durban

Dunlop World Cup 2011 – Carnage in Camera

Sunday, 03 July 2011 16:45 | Written by
The Dunlop Surfski World Cup was held in Durban, South Africa on 26 June, 2011.  After a grueling paddle on flat water, the competitors were faced with surf breaking on the beach at the finish.  The huge crowd on the beach watched a series of spectacular landings…  here are some…

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Durban, South Africa

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26 June 2011

Vicious shorebreak at the Durban World Cup Vicious shorebreak at the Durban World Cup Credits: All pics by Calvin Berry - thanks Calvin!
To the relief of the paddlers, a 10-15kt breeze kicked up some small whitehorses and 1-1.5m swell to provide some downwind conditions for the third Island Shamaal Mauritius Ocean Classic.

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Mauritius

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26 June - 3 July 2011

Dawid Mocke lead from the start... Dawid Mocke lead from the start... Credits: Jean-Jacques Fabien www.jjfabien-photos.com

Island Shamaal – Sporty’s Downwind Dash

Friday, 01 July 2011 07:05 | Written by
[Editor: The warm-up race for the Island Shamaal Mauritius Ocean Classic was held yesterday in almost calm conditions.  There were a few swimmers in the channels through the reef but no great trauma…]

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Mauritius

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26 June - 3 July 2011

Dawid Mocke approaches the channel at Le Morne Dawid Mocke approaches the channel at Le Morne Credits: All pics by Pascal Mamet www.pascalmametphotography.com

Mauritius Diary – Island Shamaal 2011

Thursday, 30 June 2011 07:49 | Written by
[Editor: Having come a highly creditable sixth in the Dunlop Surfski World Cup in Durban, South Africa, Barry Lewin is in Mauritius for the 2011 Island Shamaal.  He’s not finding it tough on the island…]

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Mauritius

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26 June - 3 July 2011

Funny how the word "paradise" keeps coming up in relation to Mauritus... Funny how the word "paradise" keeps coming up in relation to Mauritus... Credits: Barry Lewin

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