School league canoe races back again

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 Khanyisile Ngcobo

By Khanyisile Ngcobo,  Caxton Publishers.

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JOBURG – The Gauteng Canoe Union School League is set for the 2016 season with two races in Emmarentia on 31 January.

 

Schools such as St Davids Marist Inanda, Parktown Girls and Rivonia Primary school will participate in a 1 000m and 2 000m race at the Dabulamanzi Canoe Club on Emmarentia Dam.

The schools league is open to youth between the ages of eight and 18, and participants earn points towards gaining their Gauteng Junior Colours.

Participants also receive medals for both girls and boys in each age group for each race, and there is an annual awards presentation where the accumulated points are recognised.

The first race will start at 8am.

Details: www.gcu.co.za/

 

 Khanyisile Ngcobo

Khanyisile Ngcobo  

Caxton Publishers.

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