Not far

Well its been a while since my last blog. Much has happened, loads of training and many pizza and cheesecake have been eaten. Good all round fattening foods.
I’ve been asleep by 9 most nights as I’m proper tired. So I apologise if I don’t mention everyone.

Well thanks again to the various people and companies I have spoken to. It’s all been a great help with some interesting turn outs.
I’ve been working to make the money I can. Helping anyone I can so the random acts of kindness can spread.
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So my food products have turned up. Amazing box of goodies, thanks to Be Well Expedition Foods. Great stuff.
I went to TriUK and asked about some help. They were great with some energy products and would recommend them for anything triathlon related.

A couple of things have been going through my mind. Yeah it does work.
I was asked a while back “why am I doing this” honestly I hadn’t really thought why. I had always wanted to explore the coast. As a child I was walked around loads of the coast but the bit that fascinated me was the shoreline and cliffs. Most of the footpaths were on the cliffs and I could never see the coast. So sea kayaking was the next step. I’ve always been a bit adventurous walking Dartmoor and  Brecon. 
So combine the desire for adventure and sea kayaking, natural progression is expeditions and what better than the whole uk. I paddled over 1000km of the Spanish coast and although it was filled with great paddles it was over shaded with let downs and misunderstanding. Good learning curve.

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Well last weekend my neibour held a small gathering in honour of what I am just about to do. It was great to be able to talk to the villagers and explain what I’m upto and what’s needed. I liked explaining everything to everyone. They may even put up a map and place pins where I am. Hopefully we will make it.
Then on Sunday I paddled out from Portland Harbour to Durdle Door. Beautiful part of the coast and the next time I see it hopefully I will be fed rhubarb crumble and pizza from my friends. So 3 months till I’m back there.

If i have missed anyone sorry it’s been so hectic.

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