This year seems to be the year of the SHOWREEL. Enjoy.
I thought I would jump on the bandwagon, so here are some of my highlights from the year.
Bren Orton UK boater and all-round nice guy has entered this video for Best Trick. It’s a blinder.
The Rider of the Year Awards celebrate and showcase the best in whitewater kayaking.
Mononome – All For Nothing
Enjoying one of Yorkshire’s finest with a nice amount of water in it. Lesson learnt from the day is to carry splits at all times as a snapped paddle meant an early walk off for myself. I was a tad gutted to say the least, as I was feeling on good form and enjoying the day having previously just paddled a huge Whitsundale beck into the Swale. So I passed the pole onto Josh Litten.
Level on gauge = 1.5
Another great video from UK boater Liam Chambers.
The past year I’ve been out paddling all over the UK and Europe. All my favourite rivers and times I’ve had are in this video. Bring on next year, more of that will do nicely. Plan to head to Italy again, with some more of Europe before heading to Europe.
One of these landed at the weekend.
It’s a Exotac Matchcap Waterproof Firestarter in Blaze Orange. Essentially it’s a waterproof storage case for carrying up to 20 kitchen matches or 16 NATO matches.
A superb entry from Josh Neilson. A very well put together video.
2013 was a great year of kayaking for me. I often get asked what is my favorite river I have paddled and its such a tough question. We often break it down to best single day and best multi day run and I experienced both of these in one season. Continue reading