Barnard and Sparks power to victory
GOOD teamwork powered Dirk Barnard and Craig Sparks to victory in the long course doubles event in the Kenart Autumn Series held on Saturday at the Zululand Kayak Club.
The duo made their way home in 1 hour, 9 minutes and 53 seconds in the sixth of the eight-race series.
Mike Stevens showed fine form, winning the singles title in the 14km event in 1.11.24.
Round seven will take place on Saturday at Mtunzini’s uMlalazi estuary and will start at 9am.
The final round of the series will take place at the Zululand Kayak Club on Saturday, 21 April and will be sponsored by Vimba Alu-dor.
All local SUP boarders are also invited to enter.
For further information on the SUP race, contact Hugo on 083 2691268.
Rigging up before the start of the race in their doubles ski are Bianca and Don Voysey
Thomas Davidson raced in the 8km short course
Richards Bay life guard Shadrack Mkhize nished second in the singles race