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AN END OF AN ERA FOR JEEP TEAM SOUTH AFRICA

GAUTENG, JOHANNESBURG – It’s the end of an era as Jeep ends its 16-year sponsorship of one of South Africa’s most successful Sport & Wellness Teams, Jeep Team South Africa, founded by Max Cluer Sports Marketing cc (MCSMcc) in 2001. The teams title sponsorship began with Jeep Apparel through Musgrave Agencies, which was then taken

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HANK MCGREGOR INDUCTED INTO THE WORLD PADDLE AWARDS ACADEMY

KWAZULU-NATAL, DURBAN – Ten-time World Marathon Champion and paddling legend, Hank McGregor (Jeep Team SA/Euro Steel), has been inducted into the World Paddle Awards (WPA) Academy at their awards ceremony held in Silkeborg, Denmark on the 24 February 2018. The World Paddle Awards, held annually in Europe, celebrates the remarkable men and women from the

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MEET HANK MCGREGOR – 2018 DUSI CHAMPION AND PADDLING LEGEND

KWAZULU-NATAL, DURBAN – Ten-time World Marathon Champ and Jeep Team paddler, Hank McGregor (Jeep Team SA/Euro Steel), relished his Dusi Dream Duo with Andy Birkett (Euro Steel), a seven-time FNB Dusi Canoe Marathon winner. With two FNB Dusi Canoe Marathon titles in 2005 and 2006, McGregor, who recently turned 40, added a 3rd Dusi title

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MCGREGOR SLUGS IT OUT WITH ‘CHILL’ HILL AT THE DOCTOR AND COMES OFF SECOND BEST

WESTERN AUSTRALIA, PERTH – Following his silver medal win at the 2017 ICF Ocean Racing World Championships, coming second to Australia’s Cory “Chill” Hill, South Africa’s multiple World Paddling Champion, Hank McGregor (Jeep Team/Euro Steel/Gara Racing Paddles), took to the oceans of Western Australia for the final World Surfski Series race, the Perth Doctor on

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MCGREGOR SCOOPS SILVER AT ICF OCEAN RACING WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS IN HONG KONG

SOUTH AFRICA – This past weekend, the world’s best paddlers, including current World Surfski Series Champ, Hank McGregor, took part in the largest international surfski competition, the 2017 ICF Ocean Racing World Championships (ORWC) in Hong Kong. The ICF ORWC downwind route traversed the Hong Kong island, starting at Clearwater Bay Second Beach, Sai Kung,

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MCGREGOR RETURNS TO SURFSKI RACING WITH TWO WINS OVER THE WEEKEND

This past Friday October 20th saw 75 local paddlers take on the 8km course from the Pirates Surf Lifesaving Club to the Durban Harbour Wall and back in Race 2 of the Wall and Back Surfski Series. Ten-time World Marathon and current World Surfski Series champ, Hank McGregor (Jeep Team/Gara Paddles/Euro Steel), racing in his

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JEEP TEAM’S VAN TONDER IN TOP FORM AHEAD OF OCR WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS IN CANADA

Thomas van Tonder – OCR World Championships – In just a few days, the Obstacle Course Racing World Championships will return to Blue Mountain Resort in Ontario, Canada for its third year of international competition. From the 12th to the 15th of October 2017, Jeep Team and SA’s top male OCR athlete, Thomas van Tonder,

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GREYLING BAGS A TOP 12 FINISH IN SPAIN’S 110KM SALOMON ULTRA PIRINEU

On the 23rd of September at 7am, 950 runners gathered in Bagà, Barcelona, to face the challenge of a long and intense race with a profile not unlike a sawtooth blade, including several significant peaks, the first being 14km into the race reaching 2500m in altitude. It’s called the Salomon Ultra Pirineu, and it’s 110km

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HANK MCGREGOR – THE WORLD’S MOST DECORATED MARATHON PADDLER OF ALL TIME

CAMPS DRIFT, PIETERMARITZBURG, KZN – Paddling in front of his home crowd, wife Pippa and young son, Thor, 39-year-old Hank McGregor (Jeep Team/Euro Steel/Gara Racing Paddles) won the K1 and K2 World double gold medals for the third time, making him a ten-time World Canoe Marathon Champion, cementing his position as the greatest marathon paddler

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LEWIN TAKES GOLD AT NORWAY NATIONAL SURFSKI CHAMPS

OSLO FJORD, NORWAY – This past weekend saw Jeep Team’s longest standing athlete, Barry Lewin (Jeep Team/Epic Kayaks) continue his successful European tour when he took the Gold medal at the Norway National Surfski Champs in Southern Oslo Fjord, just a week after winning Gold in the 2017 Seamasters Downwind surfski race in Sweden. Norway

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