Legends of the surf
Surfski Hong Kong
Held at sea and without a mythical creature in sight, the Dragon Run nevertheless added another
dimension to Hong Kong’s adventure scene back in November. The surfski challenge was held as part of
the International Ocean Kayak and Outrigger Championships and offered a masterclass in paddling as the
cream of the world’s specialists went head-to-head to win the first prize of US$5,000 in cash.
Photo: Graham Uden
Dawid Mocke of South Africa won, from Lewis Laughlin of Tahiti, with Mocke’s countryman, surfski
legend Oscar Chalupsky, in third place.