The Duzi River (uMsinduzi)
Many excitingt races are held on sections of the Duzi River between Camps Drift, in Pietermaritzburg, and the "Confluence" with the Umgeni. The Duzi River is a tributary to the larger Umgeni River and joins it just below Nagel Dam. The entire Duzi course is regulated by Henley Dam and releases for canoe races depend on water availability.
The more popular races on this river include the Dusi Canoe Marathon, 50-Miler, Dash & Crash, Ngwenya Classic, Campbells to Duzi Bridge and the Non-Stop Dusi Marathon.