Progress Report 10/26/07 Friday – updated by Freya 27.10.07

      Satellite text message from Freya 10/26/07: (Updated by Freya 27.10.07)   S41.12 E174.18 Okukari Bay near entrance of Tory Channel. Started paddling 7.40 am, smoking catabatic SW […]
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Freya is on her way!

  Freya has started her circumnaviation of the South Island of New Zealand.   I’ll provide some of the satellite phone text messages received from Freya during her travels, to […]
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Recovering at Paul Caffyn’s house

  Paul Caffyn, myself, Paul’s trip partner for Greenland,Conrad, and Greg Stamer on Paul’s lecture in Reijkjavik/Iceland, one day before Greg and I finished our Iceland circumnavigation   My shoulder […]
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I’m in New Zealand!

Ok, I’m here. 33 exhausting hrs of a quiet flight, but two hours before I touched base with NZ territory in Auckland first, I was grounded already for some days… […]
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Two more last minute sponsors

Thanks to Thomas Lindner from Aquaman Deutschland to help me on my New Zealand trip with his famous waterproof Aquapack-cases for my GPS, mobile phone, camera, PDA, VHF, Sat-phone and […]
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Delmarva 2007

Thanks to the organizer Ed Zachowski from Qajaq USA for inviting me!   In between my work to prepare my x-mas shop with 5000 items and closing down my ice-cream […]
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New Zealand – yes, I am going.

Where? Around New Zealand’s South Island  When? October 2007 -???   With whom? Solo.    Kayak: NDK Explorer     Paddles: Epic wing blades    Paddling clothes: Kokatat & Reed    […]
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Kanumesse Nürnberg 2007

Kanumesse Nürnberg 2007 It was a great place to meet and to talk to plenty of kayaking buisiness people from all over the world! It was a real international event, […]
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110 kg submarine rolling

  Last weekend in Finland…   …my tiny littel kayak, not used to be a submarine…     …took 110 kg! You could tell it rolled on it’s own…   […]
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Travelling through the Bushes with style…

All sea kayakers know and value the IKEA-bag as a high-volume carrying device for all dry bags, bits and pieces on a trip, but a s a low volume folding-down […]
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