I used to have a blog but then I left it and forgot about it and didnt really do much with it......... Then came facebook and all its glory and it just doesnt tell the story I want it to tell so here is MY STORY! straight from the horses mouth.
Im a Brit..... Born and bread in Portsmouth on the sunny south coast of England
Studyed a National Diploma Sports Science Outdoor Education,
BA Honours Degree in Watersports Studies and Management (yes its a real degree)
Bought a Van lots of boats and set about coaching paddlesport throughout the UK.
If it floats I can paddle it!
Then one cold winter morning following many trips back and forth to Ireland got asked if I wanted a months work and im still kinda here well over a year on!
Now living in Lucan 200metres to the River Liffey and the feature affectionately known as 'The Sluice'
I work on the river coaching when possible and in Irelands premiere canoe outfitters. I-Canoe.com.
I competed for the Irish Freestyle team at the world championships in Thun Switzerland in 2009. 13th in Squirt and my first taste of international competitions
So in 2010 I have taken on the role as Team Manager for the Irish Team with my ability to compete still not certain due to injury I have spent a lot of time organising and coaching both the Irish Team and Squad paddlers.
and thats about me for now!
keep reading to see where my path leads me!
Like a lost sheep trying to find my way home!
Labels: canoe, kayak, paddle4play