Berg River Canoe Marathon Media Release  No: Berg1721

13 July 2017

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Written By : Dave Macleod


Berg River Canoe Marathon Day Two Radio Soundbites


Voice Report
The key second stage of the Berg River Canoe Marathon saw the overnight leaders consolidate their leads, but as Dave Macleod reports, it was not without incident.
IN Stage Two is the king maker stage ....
DUR 45"
OUT ..Berg River Canoe Marathon
Listen, play or download the mp3 file here

Soundbite - winner - Adrian Boros
Hungarian ace Adrian Boros said he felt strong on the first stage and was able tp reel in Graeme Solomon when he made a solo charge for the overall lead.
IN Yes I am happy but...
DUR 1:35"
OUT...will be the same
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Soundbite - second - Graeme Solomon
Graeme Solomon was locked in a tense duel with Adrian Boros, which slipped away from his after two key mistakes in the latter stages of the day.
IN Yah I mean it was...
DUR 1:45"
OUT...definitely not over yet
Listen, play or download the mp3 file here

Soundbite - third - Tom Lovemore
Durban Under 23 racer Tom Lovemore raced back onto the podium on the second stage of the Berg River Canoe Marathon. He said that the solid performance made up for his weak end to the first stage.
IN Yah yesterday I was really disappointed...
DUR 40"
OUT...be a good day.
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Soundbite - Keith Moule
British marathoner Keith Moule's chances of a podium finish sank with his damaged kayak on the second stage
IN I was going well...
DUR 1:30"
OUT...and I'm not a good swimmer
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Soundbite - women's winner - Bianca Beavitt
Defending Berg River Canoe Marathon women's champ Bianca Beavitt set up a fifteen minute lead on the first stage. but said that the day had not been hitch-free.
IN I wouldnt say that I started all over again...
DUR 45"
OUT...be mindful
Listen, play or download the mp3 file here

The Berg River Canoe marathon starts in Paarl on 12 July and ends at Velddrif on 15 July. More information can be found at www.berg.org.za

ENDS

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