Learning Splitboard Technique Part 2- “Finding Balance”

The more time I spend outside, the more I realize the importance of balance. Balance is a topic that I think we all struggle with from time to time. I find that this balance ends up being applicable to so many diverse situations and scenarios. It could be the balance between work and play orContinue reading “Learning Splitboard Technique Part 2- “Finding Balance””

Cold Redemption Part 1 of 3

It was 7:00am on January 29th 2017 when we arrived at the lot on Rt 47 for Slide Mountain in New Yorks Catskill Mountains. We had an uneventful drive up from Philly with zero signs of snow until we hit some light snow fall on route 28 in Saugerties. When we got to the parkingContinue reading “Cold Redemption Part 1 of 3”

It is too easy to be prepared – a few words on paddling preparedness.

I should have known better as I passed a group of less than thrilled women wading without their kayak. I was paddling in the Atlantic on a janky SUP that I rented from the Dominican Resort we were staying at. As I approached the breakers I watched a few Scuba instructors pull a sunken OceanContinue reading “It is too easy to be prepared – a few words on paddling preparedness.”