Pre-race favourites come to the fore on Berg stage one

It was far from smooth sailing for Team Bamboo Warehouse’s Graeme Solomon and his Hungarian partner Adrian Boros, however their class shone through as they cantered to a 90 second advantage after the first stage of the 2018 Berg River Canoe Marathon on Wednesday. The pre-race favourites started strongly and developed a healthy lead in the first quarter of the[…]

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Berg stepping into a new dawn in 2018

As the 57th edition of the Berg River Canoe Marathon dawns, organisers, paddlers and supporters are excited by the new team format that has been adopted for the four day odyssey from Paarl to Velddrif from 11-14 July. The two-paddler team format that has been introduced in 2018 follows the trend of mountain bike and adventure racing stage races and[…]

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Berg 2018 Information

It is not too late to enter! FINAL LATE ENTRIES CLOSE TUESDAY 10 JULY @ 19:00 Wanted Urgently! Berg Sweeps Free entry and meals all the way The Berg counts as an official finish for you Contact bergrivermarathon@gmail.com WANT TO PADDLE ON A FULL BERG? THIS IS YOUR CHANCE TO BETTER YOUR PERSONAL BEST, OR SET YOUR OWN RECORD!  

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