June 24 - June 25
The FNB Durban Downwind Surfski Race aims to tackle the best downwind conditions that the famous Kwazulu Natal North coast has to offer. Characterised by large open ocean swells this event is held in warm waters and boasts and always incredibly competitive field.
The race has a two day window period having been set aside to try ensure paddlers can enjoy the best possible conditions.
The race will be based at Marine Surf Lifesaving Club with a 26km course either to or from La Mercy Beach, depending on the conditions.