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Video: Dawn Surfski Surfing with Team Fat Paddler

In my last post A Return to the Surf… or Paddling to Feel Alive I spoke about the joy of returning to the surf and waves, the fun of falling…

Two thirds of Team Fat Paddler at the end. Three of us had stayed dry - haha!

Race Report: Bridge to Beach 2011

Team Fat Paddler started gathering at Blues Point a little after 5.30am. After the wettest April day in about 20 years the day before, the skies looked remarkably clear and…

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…

Sunrise from the sea..... could there be anything more magical?

Sunrise Paddling With Sharks

You just never know when an adventure might befall you, but one thing for sure is that you have to put yourself out there in case it does. On this…

Good morning Sydney! And welcome 2011.

Welcome 2011 from Sydney Harbour

For my first real paddle of 2011 I wanted to get back to the scene of the amazing NYE Fireworks, Sydney Harbour. Grumm and I made the early morning trek…

Paddled finished by 10am. A stunning start to the day.

Zen Paddling Through Berowra Fog

With Grumm having a hard curfew of 11am for his paddling due to kiddie bday party commitments, we decided to go for a very early paddle in the nearby gorge…

Team Fat Paddler chasing down their competitors. Look at the fear on their faces. Smell their terror! (again, thanks to Pete Morgan and Mitchell Gailbraith for the pic)
A final look at Grumm's BD Labrador. Fast lines!

Grumm and The Famous Tim Kennings Return for Coffee

This weekend’s paddle marked the welcome return of two misssing (feared lost) Team Fat Paddler characters. The inimitable Grumm (aka The Whinging Pom) and the Unknown Greenland Paddler, recently renamed…