Monthly Archives: June 2011

Wenonah Minnesota II in ultra-light graphite layup - one damn sexy boat!

Canoe Test Paddle: Wenonah Minnesota II

With Hawkesbury Canoe Classic 2011 just four months away, it was time to test the boat I’ve been looking at using for this year’s race. Like last year I’m keen…

Happiness can be found in the strangest of places

Paddle your way to fun and fulfilment

Last weekend in some pretty ugly conditions four of us got together for a paddle – three Team Fat Paddlers, and a new paddling friend we’d made from Facebook. We’d…

Team Fat Paddler does Paddle for the Planet and a farewell to Gelo

Paddle for the Planet meets Commando Camping plus Team Fat Paddler farewells Lt Cmdr Gelo

It was always going to be a bittersweet moment. Our very own Gelo had announced his intention to move back to Europe and that he’d miss the Hawkesbury Canoe Classic….

Paddle for the Planet

Paddle for the Planet

It’s cryptic, its almost mythic, but “Paddle for the Planet” is finally here this weekend. The goal is to get paddlers together all over the world to hit the water…