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What would a woman do without a skillful IT-guy on her side…

All my cables, batteries and electronic parts for the trip – without the gadgets themselves… What would a woman do without a skillful IT-guy on her side… Thanks VERY MUCH to my partner Peter Unold, who had *almost* as much fun assisting me on the IT-side of my trip preparations as if he’d be joining […]
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Sat 03. Sep 2011, Day 1

Position: -34.5956,-58.3623 Location: namecampsite Distance: 50 km Start: 7.30 h End: 18.00 h wind: mor 15 kn SW mid 20 kn S aft 10 kn This is a test blog entry! It was a perfect (fake) paddling day…saw many dolphins, no crocodiles… 🙂 (This is how it will be looking the next three years on […]
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Kayak Design in the THULE Headquarters Hillerstorp

THULE designer Pehr Hörberg was working with me in the THULE headquarters in Hillerstorp/ Sweden on the new design of my epic 18x sport expedition kayak for the trip around South America. This one will be looking quite different to my Australian one! Fancy and stylish…but it’s a secret – yet! 🙂
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THULE will be my title sponsor for South America

I’m very happy to announce that THULE Sweden will be my title sponsor of my new South American expedition. They have already supported my “Race around Australia” with taking over some of the expenses, and now will take over even more, plus providing me their valuable worldwide network of assistance, of promotional work and support. […]
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There is nothing but a good friend and local contacts…

Thanks very much to Alejandro Daniel Carranza for not only delivering pronto my proposal to the Prefectura Argentina Naval, but for his help getting the letter in a reasonable format and translated to Spanish! Alejandros own experience on proposing for his very own expedition “Fin del Mundo a Malvinas” – “From Ushuaia/ Argentina to the […]
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South American Trip Plans Changed!

  I’ll be starting now from Buenos Aires, Argentina, going clockwise. Start as planned beginning of September 2011. Please see my trip map here! The Second Continent – South America view larger map
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Logo “The Second Continent”

Logo design by Björn Nehrhoff von Holderberg My new logo is done! Thank very much to Björn Nerhoff von Holderberg developing it patiently together with me. I think I may have driven him crazy with all my wishes and new ideas for changes 🙂 Björn is actually a skillful German paddler with quite some experience under […]
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