Organisers cancel 2020 Fish

Organisers cancel 2020 Fish Following the continued uncertainty around the hosting of mass participation sporting events due to the coronavirus pandemic lockdown, the organisers of the 2020 Fish River Canoe Marathon have taken the decision to cancel the race scheduled for 25-26 September. The event has become the biggest paddling Read more…

Letter from the Chairman

Dear Paddlers and Paddling Community, We, the Fish River Canoe Marathon organisers have had numerous meetings and it was unanimously decided that the Fish River Canoe Marathon event, scheduled for 25 & 26 September 2020, would be cancelled amid the COVID-19 pandemic and the global spread of the coronavirus. Just Read more…

Hartley & Mackenzie chasing Fish crown

Following a whirlwind six weeks for Bridgitte Hartley that included three international competitions on two continents, she is back in South Africa and hunting a first K2 crown at the Hansa Fish River Canoe Marathon with her partner under 23 star Christie Mackenzie from 27-28 September. This year’s race will Read more…

Biggest party in paddling filling up

With just over three weeks to go until the 38th edition of the Hansa Fish River Canoe Marathon gets underway and race entries are streaming into race HQ as paddlers finalise their plans for their annual sojourn to the Klein Karoo from 27-28 September. Entries spread over the long course Read more…