Progress Report 11/03/07 Saturday – updated by Freya 04.11.07

  Weather Update from Karel Vissel: http://www.kayakweather.blogspot.com/ sat mrng ne 3 bft noon ne 3bft aft ne3 to4bft seas 0.80mtr from se sun mnrg nw 2bft noon sw 3bft aft s 3bft seas seas from sw and s   Satellite Text Message Received from Freya: I’m in CC having a day off. I will update […]
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Progress Report 11/02/07 Friday – updated by Freya 04.11.07

  Forecast from Karel Vissel: http://www.kayakweather.blogspot.com/ fri mrng ne 2bft noon e 3bft aft e 3 to4bft sea 0.60mtr to 0.80mtr from se Sat mrng nw 3bft noon e 3bft aft ne 1 bft seas 0.80 mtr from se Satellite Text Messages Received from Freya Friday 11.02.07: 43.42 173.03 I saddled my Flying Horse today […]
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Progress Report 11/01/07 Thursday – update by Freya 04.11.07

Satellite message recieved by Freya 11/01/07: 43.03 173.05 Motunau Beach 35 km only half day off in civilization for shower & skeg repair. Lovely paddle along white bluffs. Maybe cut across Pegasus Bay tomorrow. Update by Freya 04.11.07: (Actually I missed to send out the text message un Thursday as I typed it, but then […]
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Progress Report 10/31/07 Wednesday – updated by Freya 04.11.07

Satellite text message received from Freya: 2.50 173.19 Gore Bay 60km 10.5h a bit boring in quiet wind and water…1st campfire tonight, listening to easy surf, it’s a lovely night! Update by Freya 04.11.07: Another uneventfull paddling day, again way offshore crossing over from the Kaikoura Peninsula. I came in closer to the shore at […]
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Progress Report 10/30/07 Tuesday – updated by Freya 04.11.07

        Satellite message from Freya Tuesday 30.10.07: 42.26 173.41 Kaikoura South Beach 12.5hrs 70km no break dead calm fighting only my aching body with closed eyes paddel, plenty seals & dolphins on a sunny day.   Forecast by Karel Vissel: Tues mrng nw 4bft noon nw 3bft aft nw 3bft seas 1.60 […]
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Progress Report 10/29/07 Monday – updated by Freya 04.11.07

Satellite Messages Received from Freya Today, Monday 29.10.07: Message 1: Rounded the Cape in rough conditions landed to find a way to launch without this f*&%^% skeg becoming stuck and climbing out in rough seas 🙁 Message 2: 41.55 174.06 35km only skeg problem wore me a bit, but rope trick works now 🙂 ugly […]
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Progress Report 10/28/07 Sunday – updated by Freya 28.10.+ 04.11.07

  Updated weather from Karel Vissel: Mon mrng nw 4bft noon nw 3bft aft nw 4 bft seas 1.90 mrng south of cape campell seas 2.90mtr from s and se Tues mrng nw 4bft noon nw 3bft aft nw 3bft seas 1.60 to 1.20 mtr from se Satellite Update received from Freya: Sunday 28.10.07 S41.43 […]
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Progress Report 10/27/07 Saturday – updated by Freya 28.10.07

Forecasted weather from Karel Vissel: Sat mrng s 4bft noon s 4 to5 bft aft s 4 to5bft seas 2.90mtr from se Sun mrng s 3bft noon e 2bft aft e 2 to3bft seas going down to 2mtr from se dir mon tru thu looks good nw winds 3bft seas around 1mtr Satellite text message […]
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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 following winds off French Pass/ Admirality Bay, pretty rough stuff! Tide was turnig to follow at 8.30am that day.   Not much "real" surfing, as […]
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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 keep you informed of her progress.   Thanks, Greg! I am missing you on this trip…but I will do my way solo this time. We […]
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