A quick hour after work. 2 gates still, how longs this season lasting? very good. What’s not so good though is I seem to be developing some kind of tendinitis in my right arm. Hopefully a restful weekend will set this right though, the Alps are coming up in a few weeks and I want […]Read more "Hurley – 27th April 2007"
Monday’s session with the Pathfinders took us to Abingdon weir. This was the first time I’ve been to the big-A this year, t’was a little on the boisterous side and of course ‘not as good as Hurley’. The Pathfinders seemed to enjoy themselves, though not many tried their luck inthe weir. They did go for […]Read more "Pathfinders/Abingdon – Monday 23rd April"
Hurray it’s dropped enough to make getting between gate much easier. Managed a three hour session which was fun, yet exhausting. I think I’ve resigned myself to the fact that I’m not going to be able to do that blunt I always wanted to befor the end of the season 😦Read more "Hurley – 18 April 2007"
Summers here and once again I’m helping out Dave and Vicki run the Pathfinders Youth Canoe Club. Monday nights are not going to be free again until September now. Anyway we ran a quick shuttle up to just below the Mill on the Ock and paddled back down to the Thames and up to the […]Read more "First Pathfinders of the Season"
Arghhh it’s got worse 😦 not once could I get across to gate 2 (4). Got photo’s though… HERERead more "Hurley – 15 April 2007"
It had to happen: 2 gates, with a bugger of a shoulder between them. I spent most of the evening battering against this trying to get across to the second gate with only a 50% success rate. Ah well, as it drops it’ll become less annoying. I need to remember to take my camera down […]Read more "Hurley – 12th April 2007"
Still on three gates! I’ve never seen it on such a low three gater before, a very green wave forms int he centre gate – nice. Anyway, I got stood up be Vicki and Lee as they were to hung over but the KCC’s estemed chairman turned up for a paddle and a pleasant two hours were had.Read more "Hurley – 9th April 2007"
Despite some joker updating the weir levels on the KayakoJacko site to say there was only one gate open (minor panic until we realised the date) an excellent three hours were had on a nice three gates.Read more "Hurley – 1st April 2007"