Monthly Archives: October 2011

22.8miles completed in 2 sittings this week! No training this weekend though, as Grant will be out of the country. We will resume on Tuesday night, when the temperatures are expected to drop below 10degrees for the first time! Can’t … Continue reading

Another Thursday night training done and we’ve finally figured out how to blog from the iPhone… Here are the stats from tonight’s sessions (I think the ‘max speed’ might be slightly wrong!)…

Last Saturday Grant and I started off by heading to the Brookbank store in Essex to buy some ‘kayaking mits’ in preparation for the winter cold! By the time we got out on the canal back in Camden, we were … Continue reading

For the first time tonight there was a real chill in the air and pitch black, we started off our Thursday night training session at 7:20pm. Needless to say there was no one else on the canal, not even walking … Continue reading

Yesterday Grant and I set ourselves the goal of kayaking from our usual start point, at Camden Lock, to the aqueduct that carries the Grand Union Canal over the North Circular dual-carriageway.   The canal was heaving with boats full … Continue reading