Two key reasons: to raise awareness about the condition of Cape Town’s waterways; and to contribute to the development of the City’s Water Strategy that aims to make Cape Town a water sensitive city by 2040.
There are plenty of other reasons, but a 3rd one that it is a fun event despite the hard work in paddling a kayak through the canals. You will have a story to tell! Anyone can participate and there is no cost. All you need is a kayak and some guts to paddle from Muizenberg to Woodstock beach! Over 300 paddlers have already taken up the challenge and completed the journey.