Canoeing

Hartley Wins the SA Flatwater Champs Double in St Francis Bay

Bridgitte Hartley applied a crafty mix of cat ’n mouse and straight-out muscle to walk away with the double at the SA Marathon Canoe Championships on the weekend, winning the K2 title with new partner Melissa van Rooyen in a fast finish through the tight canals of St Francis Bay on Sunday.

Rio Qualification Rewards Hartley’s Blonde Ambition

If you were to meet Bridgitte Hartley, she may describe herself as an optimistic blonde with a flair for sport.

What she won’t readily tell you is that in 2012, she made history at the Olympics when she bagged bronze in the K1 500m final.

It was South Africa’s first ever canoeing Olympic medal, and Hartley’s podium finish […]

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