Highlights
2004Tried sea kayaking in Lewis, Outer Hebrides.
2006After many demos bought a Rockpool Alaw Bach.
BCU 4 star course & award with Dave Evans (Cwm Pennant).
2010Changed to a Rockpool GT.
2011Australia: a stormy Tuesday afternoon with EK Sydney - the heads.
2013Changed to a P&H Delphin.
2013Australia: V8 surfski with EK Sydney on the Bundeena bar.
2015Changed to a Tiderace Xcite.
2015Training with Phil Clegg (Sea Kayaking Anglesey)
2017Thailand: 12 day expedition with South East Asia Sea Kayaking (formerly Kayak Chang).
2017Training with Roger Chandler (Coastal Spirit)
Sea Kayak Leader award. British Canoeing see here.
Scotland: 4 day expedition from Arisaig.
Sea Kayak Cornwall Symposium
2018Scotland: 7 day expedition from Arisaig.
2019Scotland: 7 day expedition from Gairloch.
Portugal: 5 day surfski training with Paddle South Portugal.
2020Thailand: 2 day trips with Paddle Asia.
Experience
14 years of day trips in the British Isles, typically ~25k.
Anglesey, Cornwall, Cumbria, Devon, Dorset, Yorkshire, Northumberland, Firth of Forth, NW Scotland, Outer hebrides.
Member of Liverpool Canoe Club, North West Sea Kayakers, previously Lothian Sea Kayaker Club.
Club, group, peer & solo paddling, Euro, Wing & Greenland paddles, Flat Earth sail, tide races, open crossings, wild camping.