Category Archives: Surfski

The ‘FOCUS’ is here – Photos!

If you have been following the blog, we have been in the R&D faze of a new intermediate boat which has just been named the “FOCUS”. The first one came out the mould yesterday and so we hit the beach … Continue reading

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It has a name – ‘THE FOCUS’ – The new intermediate Surfski from Custom Kayaks

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Barry Lewin Wins the My Gas Mouth 2 Mouth on his ‘BULLET’

Barry Lewin traveled up to Richards Bay on the weekend for the Mouth 2 Mouth. The race was run over a 40km downwind course from Richards Bay to Umtenzini in a light NE wind. Barry raced his blue ‘Bullet’ lite … Continue reading

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THE LONG AWAITED NEW SKI – (It will be named during this week)

The reason that it has taken so long, is that I had to shelve completing the molding midway through, in favor of completing a new lifesaving rescue craft, that was essential to complete important lifesaving orders for the start of this … Continue reading

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S.A. SINGLE AND DOUBLE SURFSKI CHAMPIONSHIPS – 2011

The format of a 22 – 25km single ski race on a Saturday and a double ski race over the same distance the next day works for a number of reasons. It is not a killer physically. It gives clubs … Continue reading

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KZN Single Ski Champs – Good Downwind

Nothing like a title to bring out the top guns. Last weekend saw the local “DaReal downwind series race 3 “, elevated to the status of KwaZulu Natal Single Surfski Championships. You know the competition is tough when previous National champions … Continue reading

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The “BULLET” hits the USA

Custom Kayaks team rider Barry Lewin got 2nd at the Wavechaser Downwind race over the weekend in prep for the US Surfski Champs next week. Barry is paddling a “Bullet” Lite in some bright colours. Yellow and Blue this time! Check … Continue reading

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