Archive for July, 2008

Thursday, July 31st, 2008


Ah, time to reminisce. And a more sedate change from Alex’s awesome NZ photos. Here are a few shots from the Shoalhaven River near Braidwood, between Farringdon and Bombay crossings, and from Bombay to Warri Bridge. I took my girlfriend Maya who had no previous kayaking experience (well, except for an hour on still water […]

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Monday, July 28th, 2008

River Rescue

Real FUN is running another river rescue course, details are below. Will be running another river rescue course on 13th-14th September. You will learn: Rescue principles, River hydrology, Personal equipment, Rescue equipment, Introduction to knots and anchors, Communications, Swimming in rapids, Strainer negotiation, Throw bag practice, Tension diagonals, Contact rescues, H & T rescues, Deck […]

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