2017 FNB Dusi Canoe Marathon Press Release

 No: dusi1739

18 Feb 2017

Embargo: None

 Written by: Dave Macleod


Radio Voicer and soundbites - FNB Dusi Day Three

Voicer
Andy Birkett wrapped up a convincing win in the FNB Dusi Canoe Marathon will Abby Solms finally bagged the womens K1 title that has eluded her for many years. Dave Macleod has more.

IN : The drought that is ravaging the region
DUR: 42"
OUT: Dave Macleod at Blue Lagoon at the FNB Dusi Canoe Marathon
Listen, play or download the soundbite mp3 file here

Interviews
Andy Birkett sealed the men's K1 title in impressive fashion, taking full advantage of all the extra running with the boat caused by the very low river levels.
IN: With the drought...
DUR: 38"
OUT:...vibe is amazing at the end of Dusi.
Listen, play or download the soundbite mp3 file here

Abby Solms finally grabbed the elusive FNB Dusi women's K1 crown and said after the race that her time spent training for a road running marathon had played into her hands.
IN : Shew...
DUR: 35"
OUT:..all worked out well
Listen, play or download the soundbite mp3 file here

Arguably the best performance came from schoolgirl Caitlin Mackenzie who raced to second overall in the women's race at the FNB Dusi Canoe Marathon, She said that she was delighted with her recovery from a bad second stage.
IN: Yah I am really really...
DUR: 43"
OUT:..even though they were difficult
Listen, play or download the soundbite mp3 file here

More information can be found at www.dusi.co.za

ENDS

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FNB Dusi Canoe Marathon logo (Landscape) - GIF

 

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