27th April 2021
IN ASSOCIATION WITH OUR PRESENTING PARTNERS
2020 Race Results
The Temporary Home Page of the Prescient Freedom Paddle while we rebuild our site due to malware corrupting our main site
WE ARE SO VERY GRATEFUL TO RECEIVE AMAZING SUPPORT FROM THESE GREAT COMPANIES, CLUBS AND GOVERNMENT DEPARTMENTS.
CELEBRATE THE FREEDOM OF SURFSKI PADDLING BY TAKING ON THE CHALLENGE OF RACING AROUND SOUTH AFRICA’S SYMBOL OF FREEDOM – ROBBEN ISLAND.
The Prescient Freedom Paddle is a 27km race / paddle from Oceana Power Boat Club around Robben Island and back. On the 24th October 2020, line up and be a part of a race around one of the most iconic islands in the world.
ENTRIES WILL OPEN SOON
STEPS TO BE ELIGIBLE FOR THE
PRESCIENT FREEDOM PADDLE
Do you have what it takes to tame the stormy oceans around Robben Island? Do you want to push yourself and find out where your limits are? This is a significant challenge so a few steps are required to prove your competence.
List of Steps
Learn to surfski
Join a local paddling club and become surfski proficient.
Become a registered paddler
Register with your local provincial canoe union and register with Canoeing South Africa. You will need to achieve "Open Ocean Proficiency"
Enter The Freedom Paddle
Once you are experienced and fit enough, enter The Prescient Freedom Paddle
Rise to the challenge
Arrive on race day and enjoy an amazing day of paddling