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More Kayaking at Dorney Lake – And I Still Didn’t Fall In!

Last week saw me go back to Dorney Lake for my kayaking. As I’d had coaching previously, I was able to go straight into the Olympic distances.   This time I completed the 1000m, 500m and 200m one after the … Continue reading

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I Can Now Windsurf. Well nearly.

To the Weymouth and Portland National Sailing Academy–  – with Martin and Jon to learn windsurfing and Laser dinghy sailing at the Olympic venue. We started our windsurfing training on the simulator under the watchful eyes of Tris our coach … Continue reading

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Rowing At An Olympic Venue – The Challenge Is Getting Serious!

Last Wednesday (14th September 2011) saw me travel to Dorney Lake near Windsor – the rowing and canoeing/ kayaking venue for the 2012 Olympics – for my rowing. After a comedy of errors – boat the wrong way round, trainers … Continue reading

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