DEATH / OBITUARIES : Mark Perrow has died, according to a statement posted online on March. 16, 2020.
We learned of the deceased through the following tribute posted on social media.
What sad news just in from the Umkomaas Valley, KZN, South Africa. One of South Africa’s greatest paddlers and a good mate, Mark Perrow crashed his plane and died on impact. Condolences to his family. RIP my… https://www.instagram.com/p/B9wuyoRnpp0/?igshid=1m1j0l19ffmyw …
The paddling community is devastated to learn of the passing of Mark Perrow today. Mark was one of the greatest paddlers this country has produced. Part of the SA team to the Barcelona Olympics. Competitive but always hugely likeable. Family man & paddling icon. RIP pic.twitter.com/YYy744qDBM
— Canoeing SA (@CanoeingSA) March 15, 2020