Solomon scoops Hungarian star Boros for Berg team race

With the countdown to the 2018 Berg River Canoe Marathon ticking away, Berg icon Graeme Solomon has thrown down the gauntlet by confirming a team entry with the defending champion Adrián Boros of Hungary for mid-July’s four day showdown. The race has been retooled to focus on a new team format that will see the competitive spoils awarded to pairs[…]

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Frequently Asked Questions

When do normal entries close? The deadline for Early Bird Entries is Wednesday, 27 June @ 24:00 thereafter R250 penalty per entry. I see team entries online, can I still enter as a single? Yes you can enter as a single K1 and still get your medal at the end. It is not compulsory to take part in a team.[…]

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Evergreen Van Deventer takes aim at Berg No.49

When the entries opened online for the 2018 Berg River Canoe Marathon, there should have been no surprises that the first entry lodged came from the evergreen Giel Van Deventer, aiming to extend his record as the paddler to have completed the most races in this iconic event’s history. Van Deventer, now 68 years old, will win his 49th Berg[…]

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