Speedy start to Kowie canoe race

The start of the annual NFB Kowie Intercity Canoe Challenge in Port Alfred on Saturday August 24, which saw a host of K1 (singles), K2 (doubles) and even some K3 (triples) battle it out in perfect weather. Raced in laps along the Kowie River and through the marina canals, the main race was 22km, and there was a shorter option of 7km. Beginner canoeists (guppies) raced on a short course between the two bridges before the main races started.

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