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Steelcase Dragon Run 2012

Sunday, 15 July 2012 14:31 | Written by
If there were such a thing as an “Editor’s Choice” for events, the Dragon Run would be way up there.  The sixth edition of the race is scheduled for 10 November, 2012, and if it isn’t on your bucket list – it should be.

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Hong Kong

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10 Nov 2012

Tom Schilperoort leading at Ninepin Islands - 2011 Steelcase Dragon Run Tom Schilperoort leading at Ninepin Islands - 2011 Steelcase Dragon Run
The Dragon Run (this year sponsored by Steelcase) has been on my wish list since it first ran in 2007.  Now that I’ve done it, it’s still on my wish list – only more so!

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Hong Kong

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19 Nov, 2011

Dawid Mocke congratulates Tim Jacobs on winning the 2011 Steelcase Dragon Run Dawid Mocke congratulates Tim Jacobs on winning the 2011 Steelcase Dragon Run Credits: Graham Uden
Australia's muscleman and unsung hero, Tim Jacobs (36) to-day issued due-reminder of his immense endurance-paddling talents by winning Hong Kong's 23km Steelcase Dragon Run final world surfski series event in most emphatic fashion when he raced across the finish-line 52 seconds ahead of his nearest rival, South Africa's 2011 world-champion Dawid Mockè..

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Hong Kong

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19 Nov, 2011

Tim Jacobs - 2011 Steelcase Dragon Run Champion Tim Jacobs - 2011 Steelcase Dragon Run Champion Credits: Graham Uden

Steelcase Dragon Run about to roar…

Friday, 18 November 2011 16:46 | Written by
The briefing’s been done, 138 surfski paddlers (and over a hundred OC1 and OC6 paddlers) are checked in and ready to go.  And the weather forecast is looking better and better.

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Hong Kong

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19 Nov, 2011

Race Director Andy Orr briefs the paddlers Race Director Andy Orr briefs the paddlers Credits: Rob Mousley, www.surfski.info

Hank McGregor Favourite to win Steelcase Dragon Run

Thursday, 17 November 2011 02:01 | Written by
With the array of talent that will line up in Clearwater Bay on Saturday, it’s clear that it’s going to be tough to make the top ten.  But one paddler above all has to be the man to beat: Hank McGregor

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Hong Kong

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19 Nov, 2011

Hank McGregor on his way to his third Durban World Cup title Hank McGregor on his way to his third Durban World Cup title Credits: Anthony Grote/Gameplan Media

Steelcase Dragon Run 2011 - Biggest Yet

Friday, 11 November 2011 08:06 | Written by
This year’s Steelcase Dragon Run, set to take place on 19 November in Hong Kong, will have the most competitive international field of surfski paddlers yet.

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Hong Kong

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19 Nov, 2011

Dragon Run 2010 Dragon Run 2010 Credits: Graham Uden

Dragon Run set to roar once more

Monday, 25 July 2011 06:46 | Written by
“The Steelcase Dragon Run” International Surfski and Outrigger Championships 2011 will take place in Hong Kong on Saturday November 19, 2011.

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Hong Kong

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19 Nov, 2011

Dawid Mocke and Ben Allen sprint off the line - DR 2010 Dawid Mocke and Ben Allen sprint off the line - DR 2010 Credits: Graham Uden

2010 Dubai Shamaal Video

Monday, 10 January 2011 08:00 | Written by
Here's a great video of the 2010 Dubai Shamaal, created by the Three Monkeys crew.  Australian Ben Allen won the race, after an epic battle with South African Dawid Mocke on a hot, flat sea.

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Dubai, UAE

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3 Dec 2010

Dubai Shamaal 2010 Dubai Shamaal 2010 Credits: Hywell Waters

Dubai Shamaal - Guts and Glory ** Results **

Friday, 03 December 2010 21:52 | Written by
Aussie Ben Allen won the 2010 Dubai Shamaal in an extraordinary display of skill and strength today.  South African Dawid Mocke kept coming back, but in the end couldn’t answer Allen’s final push to the finish.

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Dubai

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3 Dec 2010

Ben Allen - 2010 Dubai Shamaal Champion Ben Allen - 2010 Dubai Shamaal Champion Credits: www.surfski.info

Dubai Shamaal – the Night before the Storm

Thursday, 02 December 2010 21:35 | Written by
I’ll be on the lead escort boat tomorrow with the other media crews, watching what is shaping up to be the most competitive surfski race ever.  Race commentary will start on www.surfski.info from 14h00 Dubai Time.

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Dubai

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3 Dec 2010

Tim Jacobs demonstrates how he's not going to start tomorrow! Tim Jacobs demonstrates how he's not going to start tomorrow! Credits: Rob Mousley, www.surfski.info

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