FNB Drak Music Experience set to take Drak to the next level

Celebrating its 25th anniversary, the popular N3TC Drak Challenge Canoe Marathon on 20 and 21 January has been taken to a new level by the introduction of the FNB Drak Music Experience concert on the Saturday afternoon headlining the hugely popular local singer songwriter Matthew Mole. The concert is designed …

Birkett beats McGregor at his own game while Solms wins her seventh Drak

Andy Birkett scooped his fourth N3TC Drak Challenge title as he out sprinted the reigning world champion Hank McGregor at the end of a riveting 65km canoe marathon that also entrenched Abby Solms as the race’s most successful paddler when she won her seventh women’s title. From the first stage …

N3TC Drak by numbers

0 – the number of compulsory portages on the race 1 – the number of international winners of the race – Max Hoff (Germany) in 2007 2 – the number of weirs on the race 3 – the number of athletes to have won three consecutive titles – Abby Solms, …

Drak 2016

Welcome top the N3TC Drak Challenge 2016 on Saturday 23 and Sunday 24 January 2016! Keep an eye on our river levels page here as the summer approaches and tripping season kicks in. Entries will open 1 December 2015.