Ivel Trip Report

Ivel Trip Report

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On Sunday 15 Nomads led by Ian Walker traveled to Sandy in Bedfordshire to paddle the beautiful river Ivel. It was a cold but sunny morning as we started off through bright green fields and split up above the first weir with some more experienced paddlers following a side cut to run a chute and the rest following the main channel over the first weir. Regrouping in the pool below the chute everyone had a chance to enjoy the faster moving water and practice their ferry glides with Anthony showing how it should be done.   After a little play we moved on through pretty countryside against a growing headwind with only those who'd paddled the river before knowing what was in store. Little did the first timers on this…
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Spanish Pyrenees trip, 3rd-10th June 2018 – book early!

Spanish Pyrenees trip, 3rd-10th June 2018 – book early!

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 From the 3rd to 10th of June 2018 Nomad Kayak club in conjunction with Kayak Campo is running a week's trip to sample grade 3-4 Spanish Pyrenees whitewater similar to this video. We'll be picked up by Kayak Campo from Zaragoza airport where our Ryanair flight from Stansted lands and who'll provide English speaking guide(s) and transport for 4 days on the rivers Esera, Cinca and Ara, depending on water levels. Accommodation will be half board in a 3 star hotel in the village of Campo and boats are available for rental from Kayak Campo at €32 per day (see rental boat list at the end). The trips is currently limited to 8 people with 6 places taken so far. Please contact Matt Greenshields as soon as possible if…
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