Berg River Canoe Marathon Media Release  No: Berg1723

14 July 2017

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Written By : Dave Macleod

Berg River Canoe Marathon Day Three Radio Soundbites

Voice Report
Hungarian ace Adrian Boros has one hand on the Berg River Canoe Marathon trophy after the brutal 72km third stage, raced on a desperately low river on Friday. Dave Macleod has more from Zoutkloof.
IN Boros and Graeme Solomon ....
DUR 39"
OUT ..Berg River Canoe Marathon
Listen, play or download the mp3 file here

Soundbite - winner - Adrian Boros
Hungarian ace Adrian Boros extended his overall lead to three minutes and twenty seconds and said after the tough stage that he still had gas in the tank.
IN I am not fresh but happy...
DUR 55"
OUT...try to broke away
Listen, play or download the mp3 file here

Soundbite - second - Graeme Solomon
Graeme Solomon retained second after racing the long third stage in partnership with race leader Adrian Boros, and said he was surprised to be feeling strong after the race's longest day.
IN Yah I must say...
DUR 1:29"
OUT...take full advantage.
Listen, play or download the mp3 file here

Soundbite - women's winner - Bianca Beavitt
Defending Berg River Canoe Marathon women's champ Bianca Beavitt now has a massive lead of close to an hour going into the final stage. She said that he third stage was centres on finding a group of male paddlers of similar ability.
IN I think I just try and stay with the guys...
DUR 1:07"
OUT...key thing for the guys.
Listen, play or download the mp3 file here

The Berg River Canoe marathon starts in Paarl on 12 July and ends at Velddrif on 15 July. More information can be found at


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