Progress Report 11/14/07 Wednesday – update dy Freay 23.11.07

Weather update from Karel Vissel: http://www.kayakweather.blogspot.com/ Thu mrng w 2bft noon ne 3 to4bft aft ne 3bft seas 2.10mtr frm s to se Fri mrng sw 4bft non sw 3bft aft sw 2 to3bft seas 2.80mtr frm e to se Update by Freya 23.11.07: Forecast said stronger winds, but it’s always worth a look out […]
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Progress Report 11/13/07 Tuesday – update by Freya 14.11.07 and 23.11.07

  Weather update from Karel Vissel: http://www.kayakweather.blogspot.com/ Tuesday mrng nw 3bft noon w 3bft aft s3bft seas 0.60 to 1.40mtr from se Wed mrng sw 4bft noon sw 4 to 5bft aft sw 4bft seas 1.60mtr from se     I paddled another 18km south up to the Waitaki River mouth. I had a nice […]
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Progress Report 11/12/07 Monday – updated by Freya 14.11.07

        Fortunately Freya had a less eventful day than yesterday!   A good reference for tracking the date/time in NZ, to better follow Freya’s trip, is http://www.timeanddate.com/worldclock/city.html?n=951 . —Greg       Weather Update from Karel Vissel: http://www.kayakweather.blogspot.com/ mon mrng nw 4bft noon nw 3bft aft nw 3bft seas [...]
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Progress Report 11/11/07 Sunday – update by Freya 14.11.07

Update: I received an additional image from John Kirk-Anderson of Freya’s launch, which I have included – Greg.Weather Update from Karel Vissel: http://www.kayakweather.blogspot.com/ mon mrng nw 4bft noon nw 3bft aft nw 3bft seas 0.60mtr frm se Tues mrng nw 3bft noon w 3bft aft s3bft seas 0.60 to 1.40mtr frm seSatellite Text Messages Received […]
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Progress Report 11/10/07 Saturday – updated by Freya 09.11.07

That last day off I took the chance to teach some rolls in a pool – Martin, Fiona, Jeff and David were quite keen on getting wet.   They brought their own kayaks, and I tried to fit myself into each of them.   They felt quite different to what I was used to. I […]
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Progress Report 11/09/07 Friday – updated by Freya 09.11.07

I was able to finish my today’s blog update in the Paddler’s Zone kayak shop in Christchurch, where I briefly showed up to check the local NZ kayak equipment. Dana, being an attentive shop assistant, looked at me, then looked at her computer where she was just busy studying my rubbish I was posting this […]
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Progress Report 11/08/07 Thursday – updated by Freya 09.11.07

Weather Update from Karel Vissel: http://www.kayakweather.blogspot.com/ thu mrng ne 2bft noon se 2 bft aft se 3bft sea 2 to2.50 mtr frm se fri mrng w 3bft noon s 3bft aft se 3 to4bft sea 2.90 to 3.20mtr frm se Message from Paul Caffyn: John Kirk-Anderson is picking up Freya approx. 2pm Thursday, NZ time. […]
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Progress Report 11/07/07 Wednesday – update by Freya 09.11.07

Weather Update from Karel Vissel: http://www.kayakweather.blogspot.com/ wed mrng sw 4bft noon s 4bft aft se 4bft sea m 2.70 aft 2.10mtr frm s thu mrng ne 2bft noon se 2 bft aft se 3bft sea 2 to2.50mtr frm seSatellite text message received from Freya: 43.51 172.22 Taumutu 33km only 🙁 solid headwinds and choppy seas […]
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Progress Report 11/06/07 Tuesday – updated by Freya 09.11.07

  Weather Update from Karel Vissel: http://www.kayakweather.blogspot.com/ tues mrng sw 4 to 5bft noon sw 4bft aft sw 3bft seas 1 to 1.30mtr from e dir wed mrng sw 4bft noon s 4bft aft se 4bft sea m 2.70 aft 2.10mtr frm s   Satellite text message received from Freya: I took option B and […]
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Progress Report 11/04/05/07 Sunday/ Monday – updated by Freya

    The first rest day, dedicated to necessary computer work for my shops, e-mailing and updating my blog…although it was great paddling weather… 🙁 Actually it’s history now, but sometimes I did regret my decision to stop for a day after going around Banks Peninsula, I should have better kept on going… But Martin […]
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