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Social Media Saturday 18 August 2018

Welcome to Social Media Saturday 18 August 2018 here at Unsponsored HQ.

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Social Media Saturday – 11 August 2018

Welcome to Social Media Saturday – 11 August 2018

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Social Media Saturday – 4 August 2018

Welcome to social media Saturday – 4 August 2018.

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Beautiful Blue

Darren Clarkson-King is pleased to announce the publicaton of a new book – Beautiful Blue. This one is unique in the world of kayaking linking poems & prose to describe descents of the Tsarap Chu in Ladakh India.

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Aerated

Aerated is another pre GoPro classic from Scott Lindgren. Lots of whitewater action of all types in this one.

Aerated

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Social Media Saturday – 28 July 2018

Welcomme to Social Media Saturday – 28 July 2018 at Unsponsored HQ. Enjoy!

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Social Media Saturday – 21 July 2018

It’s Saturday and there is some Social Media to check out. Welcome to Social Media Saturday – 21 July 2018.

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Social Media Saturday – 7 July 2018

Welcome to Social Media Saturday – 7 July 2018.

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Vagabond Kayaks

Celliers Kruger of Fluid Kayaks fame is back with a new venture – Vagabond Kayaks.

Vagabond Kayaks

The firm has been created by partners Nicola Simpson, James Simpson, Marius du Preez, Celliers Kruger and Lisa de Speville.

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Social Media Saturday – 30 June 2018

Welcome to Social Media Saturday – 30 June 2018.

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The Edge Isn’t Comfortable…

I don’t know when the change happened, whether it was a gradual awakening or a sudden realisation, but I have woken up. I have realised that there really is only one person’s opinion of me that is truly important, one that matters more than any others, and that is my own. And, this has undoubtedly made me a better leader and coach, and I have been able to give myself permission to move away from ‘the edge’.

You see, with this realisation, there comes ownership and a sense of release. The release is in the knowledge that you do not have to do anything simply to impress others. In this era of sharing, likes, kudos and followers we can start to believe that people are watching us and keeping score of our achievements. This leads almost inexorably into doing ever more difficult and dangerous challenges, raising the bar all the time, living on the edge simply to draw attention to ourselves and impress our ever demanding audience. The growing body of evidence surrounding the number of people who are dying taking selfies is alarming, and looking more specifically at risk sports, it is my opinion that people are pushing harder and, critically, sooner than ever before.

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Social Media Saturday – 23 June 2018

Welcome to Social Media Saturday – 23 June 2018 at Unsponsored HQ.

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