The Hansa Golden Crisp Fish River Canoe Marathon Diary Note  No: Fish1909

 26 Sept 2019

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Hansa Fish River Canoe Marathon by Numbers

2 - The number of days of paddling at the Hansa Fish River Canoe Marathon
3 - The number of Kingfisher Awards were given out at 2017 Hansa Fish (Colin Simpkins, Andy Leith, Dean Burscough)
3 - The number of paddlers in line for Kingfisher Awards at the 2019 Hansa Fish
4 - The number of paddlers a University needs to finish to qualify for the USSA title
5 - The number of K2 Hansa Fish titles Hank McGregor has won
6 - The number of weir's paddlers will encounter at the 2019 Hansa Fish
10 - Number of years Len Jenkins' K1 record has stood
10 The number of Hansa Fish races one needs to complete to become a Coelacanth
19 - Number of paddlers that have a chance to complete their 20th Hansa Fish in 2019
20 - The number of Hansa Fish races one needs to complete to become a Fish Eagle
30 - Number of Hansa Fish one needs to complete to become a Kingfisher
35.8 - Official distance of the second day of the Hansa Fish in kilometres
37 - Number of Hansa Fish's Rory Anderson has completed (The most ever)
38 - This year will be the 38th edition of the Hansa Fish River Canoe Marathon
42.2 - Percentage of the field that attempted to shoot Keith's Flyover Rapid in 2018
46 - The distance of the first day of the Hansa Fish
48 - the number of K1s entered into this year's Hansa Fish
76 - The number of K3s entered into the 2019 Hansa Fish
77 - The number of paddlers that took on the first ever Hansa Fish in 1983
82 - The total distance in kilometres of the Hansa Fish River Canoe Marathon
87 - The number of people who completed their first Hansa Fish in 2018
90 - The highest number of K3s ever entered - in 2014
95.1 - Percentage of the field that finished the Hansa Fish in 2018
164 - The number of paddlers in line to become Coelacanth's after this year's Hansa Fish
336 - The number of K2s entered for the 2019 Hansa Fish
494 - The number of boats that finished in the 2017 Hansa Fish (the last K2 year)
948 - Number of paddlers entered into the 2019 Hansa Fish
989 - Number of paddlers who finished the 2017 Hansa Fish River Canoe Marathon (last K2 year)
2015 - Year that the men's K2 record was set by Andy Birkett and Greg Louw
2015 - Year that the women's K2 record was set by Abby Solms and Anna Koszikova
4193 - Number of people who have completed only one Hansa Fish
10388 - Number of people who have paddled the Hansa Fish River Canoe Marathon

More information can be found at www.fishmarathon.org.za.

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