Tag Archives: James Castrission

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Book & DVD Review: Extreme South & Crossing the Ice (James Castrission and Justin Jones)

I was captivated and inspired back in 2009 when I read the story of two Australian adventurers, known as Cas and Jonesy, who became the first (and only) people to…

Jonesy's survival gear - hardcore gear for extreme conditions

Crossing the Ice: Cas and Jonesy Tackle Antarctica

When I first started the Fat Paddler journey back in 2009, I read a book titled “Crossing the Ditch“, the story of two young Sydney men who became the first…

Jonesy, FP, Cas, and Jessica Watson on the right. Woohoo!

Setting a World Record to Raise Safety Awareness

I had the pleasure of going to the Sydney Boat Show official breakfast this morning, to formally open up the show. This was a fun event with a gaggle of…