Book extract: The battle on the river

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In this nail-biting extract from their book Confluence, which has been made into the film Beyond the River, Piers Cruickshanks and Siseko Ntondini describe day one of the 2014 Dusi Canoe Marathon. They would go on to lift gold, but started on the bac

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It wasn't for his 11-year-old daughter he wouldn't have known about bands like One Direction, but still Koos Kombuis says it will take him a while before he goes as far as to put in a good word for them.

I sincerely believe that Miley, in whichever capacity, has absolutely fuck-all moral responsibility to anyone, writes Kim Schulze.

Koos ponders why family reality TV shows are a really bad idea and says that there will most likely never be a show titled Keeping Up With The Kombuise in SA!

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Koos Kombuis begs the question: How do famous people handle bad things? Is it possible for celebrities to win back the adoration of the public after a setback of momentous proportions?

Koos Kombuis says he would rather watch Noot vir Noot than Toddlers and Tiaras and that he can't understand why child beauty pageants are still legal in America.

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