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May Snapshot

May seems like a long time ago, 24 days to be precise, and I have only now got around to writing this post so apologies. Although as they say 'better late than never'...so here goes...


  • Went on a cruise, on Oriana, to La Rochelle, Santander and St Peters Port. Most of it was spent avoiding the rain! 
  • Got my BSUPA Ready to Ride Level 1 - I could paddle before but wanted to work on my technique, you can read about it here
  • In the Ready to Ride course I finally did a step back turn! 
  • Went to an Aquarium when in La Rochelle and saw my first Turtle! I was in love!! 
  • Drinks and Bonfire with neighbours 
  • Did a big Saltrock order 
  • Had Sprinkles for lunch...must get back on this diet soon!
  • Decided to get contact lenses and now I love being able to see clearly without glasses 
  • Sailing club duty which turned out to be quite a busy one 
  • Watched Natural World - Hawaii: Message in the Waves on the BBC and it has a very powerful message about plastic and our oceans.
  • Finally and most importantly I got a carbon paddle! This make a world of difference and so excited to see how I can improve even more this summer with my paddling 

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