FNB Dusi 2018 Day One

FNB Dusi 2018 Day One

FNB Dusi Day One Radio Soundbites

Pre race favourites Andy Birkett and Hank McGregor were in a class of their own as they raced to the overnight lead on Day One of the FNB Dusi Canoe Marathon. However as Dave Macleod reports, the women’s race leaders needed a staggering comeback to earn the overnight spoils.
Conditions were kind….at the FNB Dusi Canoe Marathon

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The mercurial Euro Steel duo of Hank McGregor and Andy Birkett were a class apart as they led from start to finish on day one of the 2018 FNB Dusi Canoe Marathon on Thursday. Anthony Grote/Gameplan Media

Interview – Hank McGregor
Ten times world champ Hank McGregor was thrilled to have finally won the first day of the Dusi, and said leading the race out of Pietermaritzburg had been an emotional experience form him.
Ya I had a fantastic day…..guy like Andy, fantastic.

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Interview – Cana Peek
Cana Peek and her older sister Jordan were delighted with their come-from-behind Day One victory, and said the swim right at the start might actually have helped galvanise their approach to the race.
Ya I was so surprised…any more mistakes now

Following an early swim, Euro Steel’s Jordan and Cana Peek powered through the field to finish first in the ladies day one of the 2018 FNB Dusi Canoe Marathon on Thursday. Anthony Grote/Gameplan Media

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