I’m in Sydney!

  Jetlagged… Monday 12.01.2009 – 4am   I’m finally in Sydney – Australia!   It was a long trip – it started with leaving home at 3.30 am driving to Hamburg airport.   Last things I was doing at home the final days was not checking on trip issues, but doing my 2008 employees taxes, […]
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Dimensions

  Australia can swallow whole Europe…but not it’s adventurous tourists! 🙂 Thanks to Peter Treby/ Melbourne for forwarding me that image!   Blog enty written on a Toshiba Portégé R55-11Y
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Eventually I booked my flight to Australia!!!

I was able to fix a schedule now and to book a flight!!! Yeah! Troubles with getting my boat in time are mostly solved now…   I’ll arrive in Sydney, Sunday 11th, 20.05.   Why Sydney? Epic Kayaks will not be able to provide my expedition version epic 18x sport in time, due to unexpected […]
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Welcome, logo No. 50!

  Welcome, logo No. 50!   I’m very pleased and feel honored my extensive work with sponsors is topping in a joint venture with Thule Sweden.     Working with sponsors sound like a nice game, collecting all those colorful logos on your website and getting a pile of great useful gear given. But It is not […]
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RAA-Trip Vorschau in *Deutsch* und Gallery auf www.kajak.at

  Foto von Peter Lintner Für alle, die es genießen, auch mal etwas in *Deutsch* zu lesen: Hier ein Bericht von Wolfgang Amslinger auf www.kajak.at, garniert mit weiteren netten Bildern von der Kanumesse, diesmal fotografiert von Peter Lintner. Er ist übrigens der “Paparazzi” auf dem zweitletzten Bild der Playak-Playgirl Galerie.
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Invitation to my sponsor’s list for small (kayak) companies and private persons

Picture by Peter Lintner Sponsoring of a BIG trip like my Race around Australia is a mutual giving and taking. Next year and beyond my website and blog will be getting 1000ds of hits, when the worldwide kayaking and outdoor community will be following my year long trip. A great chance fo any potential sponsor to […]
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Countdown for the Race Around Australia is Up!

What I’ve been doing the last weeks/ months to prepare  my trip?    – Organisation of my year long absence at my shops: Since we agreed it will be possible that I’ll be away for that whole long year I was briefing my shop managers Ilona Sierks and Andrea Höhn for my absence. I’m very proud […]
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Playak Playgirl

Thanks to Helga Imhasly from PLAYAK.COM for providing me those nice pictures! Dress by Reed Chillcheater. Boat and paddle by Epic Kayaks.     
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Kanumesse Nürnberg

Nigel Dennis (Sea Kayaking UK), Michael Duffy (Kokatat USA), Göran Pehrson (Skim Kayaks Sweden), Chris Mitchell (Reed Chillcheater USA), Chris Reed (Reed Chillcheater UK), Nico Middelkoop (Zeekajak.NL), Chris Cunningham (Sea Kayaker Magazine USA) + me. 2 x Chris + 2 x Nigel 
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Outdoor Retailer Show Team picture

"Team Epic" at  the Outdoor Retailer Show Salt Lake City: John Radel, Greg Barton, Freya Hoffmeister, Brian Houston, Joe Crespi  
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