Category Archives: Lifesaving

SOUTH AFRICAN SURF LIFESAVING CHAMPIONSHIPS – AMANZIMTOTI 21 – 24 MARCH 2012

I attended the champs on 21 March as a competitor in the Marine SLC Team, 22 -24 March as a Team manager and on all 4 days as a manufacturer. I was reminded throughout the champs of the great spread … Continue reading

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Common Wealth Lifesaving In Durban

I went to see the final events at the Comonwealth Pool International Lifesaving Championships in Durban over the weekend, and was so proud of my club mates from Marine SLC in Durban that did their country proud representing South Africa, with … Continue reading

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“New” Rescue Craft

Lifesaving clubs, wanting to be competitive have had competition racing rescue craft shaped and manufactured for them for a number of years. In recent years these have become 1) very expensive 2) Because they are expensive clubs do not use … Continue reading

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Marks Diary – New Titan 2 and Easter Races

Post by Mark Lewin NEW TITAN 2 SURFSKI With the change in regulations for lifesaving specification surfski’s, allowing for drain holes in the foot wells, it has opened the way for some new design features, and this gave us the … Continue reading

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Marks Diary

Post by Mark Lewin S.A. SURF LIFESAVING CHAMPS – CAMPS BAY CAPE TOWN I have been away at the above champs last week, and what a privilege it was to be there. The competitors had to deal with a huge … Continue reading

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Custom Kayaks Team hit the NEWS!

Barry Lewin and Mark Mulder were rewarded after their double ski win at nationals with a great pic in the Sunday Tribune back in Durban. Thanks to Simon Osler for helping grow the sport and giving our paddlers some awesome coverage!

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SA Lifesaving Champs Day 3

The surf moderated a little for the last day of nationals to a 3 foot shore break but there was plenty chop from a fresh wind picking p during the day. Custom Kayaks got a 1st and 2nd in the … Continue reading

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