Haw Family battle lines drawn for Fish

With 1700 paddlers set to converge on Cradock for the Hansa Fish River Canoe Marathon on 10 and 11 October, few rivalries can match the intriguing race-within-a-race involving the infectiously enthusiastic Haw family. Dad Glen, son Murray and daughters Bianca and Tamika – all ably assisted by super-second mom Mandy...

Van der Walt to battle ‘the big boys’ for 2014 Fish crown

Former Junior and Under-23 Canoe Marathon World Champion Grant van der Walt feels he has an advantage over several of the elite stars going into this year’s Hansa Fish River Canoe Marathon in Cradock, Eastern Cape on Friday 10 and Saturday 11 October, and is eager to take full advantage...

Fish Thursday night potjie not to be missed

Cloaked in mystery and guarded with a vigilance befitting a state secret the massive gathering of paddlers that will converge on Cradock for the Hansa Fish River Canoe Marathon on 10 and 11 October always ask, and never get an answer to questions about the legendary Karoo lamb potjiekos dinner...

Khwela quietly focussed on Hansa Fish

Dusi champion Sbonelo Khwela has set his sights on the hugely popular Hansa Fish River Canoe Marathon on 10 and 11 October, using his solid midyear base as a springboard to challenge for a place amongst the gold medallists. A top ten finish has somehow eluded the popular Shongweni hero,...

McGregor hungry to finally win Fish K1 title

Triple world champion Hank McGregor has his sights firmly set on winning the Hansa Fish River Canoe Marathon K1 title on 10 and 11 October, a title that has somehow managed to elude the most successful river paddler this country has ever produced. McGregor will first have to fly to...

Get Your Entry in NOW!

We are now taking late entries. Quick and easy online entry for both the regular race and the new short course option

Awesome Music Line-Up

Check this out!! Friday night features the awesome Locnville. Saturday Night will feature Shortstraw and Gangs of Ballet!

Pimp My Ride 2014

The theme for the Pimp My Ride is..BLING SAFARI! The prize...the combined bodyweight of the winning crew in Hansa Pilsener!!


Knysna Racing Kayaks have sponsored a Jacana K1 to the first novice paddler to finish the new short course this year