Tag Archives: Gelo

Big surf at the Bower

Paddle Surfers vs Board Surfers: The Battle of Manly

Manly Beach, Sydney. It’s an iconic Aussie coastal spot with great surf and miles of pristine sandy beach. It is also the home of our local paddle surf spot, a…

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Paddling Sydney Harbour at Night and Things That Go Bump in the Darkness

There’s nothing quite like a mid-week paddle. With work taking up most of my waking hours, the only option was to go at night, and what better spot to paddle…

Lt Cmdr Gelo having a heap of fun at the newly named "Gelo Cliffs"

Team Fat Paddler farewells Lt Cmdr Gelo with some Rock Garden fun at Gelo Cliffs

A small contingent of Team Fat Paddler gathered at the The Spit to see off one of the team’s most popular members, Lt Cmdr Gelo. After a year paddling canoes…

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….

Gelo, all set for some action. And hoping to shake off his hangover...

Paddling in 30 knot winds with Gelo and dolphins

With helmets in hand Gelo and I converged on the lawn of Sydney Harbour Kayaks ready to seek out surf and some fun in the rocks. The weather told a…

Gelo - young, paddling, and showing off his new cliff-rash

Sea Kayaking – Where Are All the Young People?

There’s something about paddling that’s been bothering me for a while – I couldn’t quite put my finger on it but I just sensed there was something missing. Recently, whilst…