Berg River Canoe Marathon Media Release  No: Berg1815

12 July 2018

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Written By : Dave Macleod

Radio soundbites - Berg River Canoe Marathon Day Two

Radio Report
Graeme Solomon and his Hungarian partner Adrian Boros took firm control of the Berg River Canoe Marathon on the 32km second stage on Thursday. As Dave Macleod reports, their plan to minimise errors on the technical section worked perfectly.
IN : Starting with a one minute forty lead the Bamboo Warehouse ....
DUR : 43"
OUT :  at Brigetownat the Berg River Canoe Marathon
Listen, play or download the soundbite here

Interview - Graham Solomon
Race leaders Graeme Solomon and Hungarian Adrian Boros took full control of the Berg River Canoe Marathon early on in the second stage with a powerful break. Solomon told Nick Tatham that the plan was to keep the chasing pair of Keith Moule and Joep van Bakel at bay.
IN : We went full gas from the start...
DUR :1:25"
OUT :...lekker, it is good.
Listen, play or download the mp3 file here

Interview -  Adrian Boros
Overnight leaders Graeme Solomon and Adrian Boros of Team Bamboo Warehouse enjoyed a flawless second stage. Hungarian Boros told Nick Tatham that he was enjoying working with Solomon and not against him.
IN : Ya it was a good day. we didnt do...
DUR :1:46"
OUT :...all the tricky way
Listen, play or download the mp3 file here

Interview - Keith Moule
British mararthoner Keith Moule and his Dutch partner Joep van Bakel stayed close to the race leaders until a mishap at the same place where he experienced problems in last year's race. He told Nick Tatham that the final hour had undone all their hard work earlier in the stage.
IN : ..Yeah well the plan, we knew...
DUR :1:14"
OUT :...the last thing I needed at that point
Listen, play or download the mp3 file here

The Berg River Canoe marathon starts in Paarl on 11 July and ends at Velddrif on 14 July. More information can be found at


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