Priorities…and the most eventful day of the NZ-trip

Being back home after three months abroad my mind was filled with all the post-trip work I still had to do:  sorting out pictures for a slide show, writing up the […]
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I found some NZPA finish day pics

Picture by Tim Cuff     Picture by Tim Cuff There are some more on that link: http://www.nzpaimages.co.nz/preview.php?image_id=40921
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I’m back home! Some dumper launching pics…

Photo 1 by Mary Kirk-Anderson  I made it safely back home: several uneventful flights and no extra charge for surplus weight…plus low shipping fees for m kayak…lucky gal! What a difference it is […]
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Back Home on Wednesday

Since I managed to change my flight I return home on Wednesday, January 9th. I just need to deal with 12hrs of jetlag…so all the promised calls have to wait […]
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The Final Leg – I’m done!

Well, what shall I write? There’s almost too much going on! There were so many people wishing me well: in person, via e-mail, on blog comments or on the phone! […]
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Progress Report 01/02/08; Finished!

Freya has completed her journey becoming the first woman to circumnavigate the south island! Please check back soon, for a personal update by Freya. Freya: On behalf of Karel Vissel […]
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Progress Report 01/01/08 Tuesday. Home Stretch!

Editor’s note. I received a phone call from Freya, while she was still on the water. Instead of stopping at the point shown on the map, she has instead paddled […]
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Progress Report 12/31/07 Monday

Weather update from Karel Vissel: http://www.kayakweather.blogspot.com/ Mon mrng s 1 to2bft noon se 1 to2bft aft e 2to3bft seas 2.20 swell 1.30mtr frm w Satellite Text Messages Received from Freya: […]
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Progress Report 12/30/07 Sunday

There’s an interesting article and video clip from NZ TV, about Freya, with input from Paul Caffyn. Includes good footage of Freya crossing the Greymouth bar. You can read the […]
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Progress Report 12/29/07 Saturday

http://www.kayakweather.blogspot.com/ Sat mrng s 2 to3bft noon w 3bft aft sw 4bft seas 3.50 swell 1.90 frm w Weather update from Karel Vissel: Sun mrng se 1 to2bft noon w […]
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