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And weir off...

So as I was saying, I need to get a bit more of an idea. And as if by magic (well not really, it was just me being ever so wonderfully efficient and proactive), today I had my first paddling lesson. 250 more words

Portchester Castle

Portchester Castle is encircled by huge walls overlooking Portsmouth Harbour. The walls are actually Roman, being one of the massive ‘Saxon Shore Forts’ built along the south and east coasts. 105 more words


Goal 100

There was no entourage, no hooting from shore, no party. I was the only one to show up, actually. I had had secret dreams of having all of my paddling buddies with me for my 100th day, all of us splashing downriver in the sunshine, but I knew that would be impossible to plan for. 934 more words


Sink or Swim San Pedro

A glimpse of how much the lake has risen.

From the San Pedro shore

Nice day for a spur of the moment kayaking session!

Floating pumice rocks hehe… 40 more words



One of the world’s best known hotels is celebrating vitality and well-being with a “Tropical Tranquility” promotion that’s hard to beat for vacation experiences of this quality. 275 more words

Metro Caribbean

Importance of Sports for Economy

Today sport emerges as an important component of Socio-economic development of a country. The active participation in sports improves community health and productivity, reduces medical expenses, imbibes discipline in character, generates great leaders, and enhances social cohesion. 576 more words

The 100 Mile Kayak...

Local kayaker, Tor Leifsen (60 years old) is going to be paddling a sit on top kayak 100 miles down the river Thames in May 2015 to raise awareness for males cancer!  66 more words