1st November

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Today marked the start of some longer distance training! Andy, along with his training buddy Pete, are now gearing up to take on the longer distances.  The stretch of the River Trent between Holme Pierrepoint and Beeston Lock is conveniently … Continued

What’s a Greenland Paddle?

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Carbon Fibre Greenland Paddles – yeah, we didn’t know either when he told us! Andy’s colleague at Rutland Canoe Club, John Thomason first introduced Andy to the benefits of the Greenland paddle.  Because of the strain of pushing the wheelchair … Continued

Training and Wildlife

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On a recent paddle, Pete and Andy travelled upstream to Beeston lock and weir and then back  to Holme Pierrepont. There is an abundance of wildlife quietly going about their business so close to the busy city and outskirts if only … Continued