Monthly Archives: November 2011

To date the weather has been very kind but today we faced our first test of kayaking in fairly difficult conditions. Thankfully it did not rain but the wind was very strong, if we stopped paddling even for a moment … Continue reading

The standard weekly training continues despite the sub 10degree temperature. On Sat we did just under 20miles and tonight we completed 10miles. We both definitely felt that tonight’s 10mile paddle was easier than usual and we managed our best time … Continue reading

Huge thanks to mine and Shadie’s old school, Highgate, who have mentioned our event in their latest newsletter and on their website!

For the first time we completed 3 training sessions in a week. On Tuesday and Thursday we did 10mile stretches and today we managed 19.93miles 4hrs13mins. Although this is still just around a third of what we aim to do … Continue reading

Thanks very much to Gambia Experience who have kindly sponsored our flights to and from The Gambia for the event!!