Ballito Downwind Surfski Series
June 30 @ 7:00 am - July 1 @ 5:00 pm
On 30 June and 1 July, between 100 and 120 paddlers will descend on KwaDukuza for the first-ever Ballito Downwind surfski series in the hopes of winning their share of R10 000 prize money, as well as product prizes from Muscle Wellness, Gara Racing Paddles, Thule and Canelands Beach Club & Spa.
The Ballito Downwind will be a doubles’ race from eMdloti Beach to Tiffany’s Reef on a south-westerly, or Zinkwazi Beach to Tiffany’s Reef on a north-easterly, depending on conditions.
The course will be announced on 28 June. Spectators can expect to see a number of the country’s best paddlers, including South African paddling legend and 10-time World Marathon champion, Hank McGregor.
* Times still to be confirmed.