Paddling Down Rivers

Looking at the Dusi results today I see the first finisher who, if I bumped into him, would say “Howzit Swanie or Howzit Pete” came in 93rd !! Getting old! Gone are the days when I knew most of the top ten! Another observation – 13 of the top 20 had African surnames. Wonder howContinue reading “Paddling Down Rivers”

My Four (plus 2) Dusis

1972: I was obsessed with the Dusi Canoe Marathon and had been training for it. A lonely pursuit when you’re in the Free State and there’s no canoe club and few have even heard of such malligheid. Then my boat got stolen in December, so come January I hitch-hiked to PMB with schoolmate Jean RouxContinue reading “My Four (plus 2) Dusis”