The Longest Days

An incredible journey made up of days that we never wanted to end; the aftermath was a series of days that seemed as though they never would end. Like those days, this post will be a long one, luckily its purpose is not so much to be read, but more just to be written. If…

Update 12/6/15

Wednesday 10th June: Day started with police following up village rumours that Jhuliño was found alive on the other side of the river. These were false. Members of the team coordinated with representatives of Awajún communities and village chiefs living in the area to be on the lookout and inform authorities of any news. Members…

Statement 10/6/2015

Tuesday 10th June, 2015 After lunch in town of El Muyo 9/6/2015, 3 experienced kayakers decided to run a 200m section of creek, from the road bridge in El Muyo down to the creek confluence with the Maranon River. A kayaker swam towards the end of the section, he made it to shore safely but…

Looking for Volunteers!

After a few local Peruvian and international guides & paddlers offered their help, I realised the huge potential that exists in this global paddling community &  how beautiful it will be if the entire journey is made possible by volunteers – people who just want to be there to enjoy the river and enjoy the…

Intention

Here’s a more personal post; not so much about my travels, more about thoughts, motivations and what I’m looking for. I will mention 3 pieces of media that I have come across recently, which for me were really valuable and incredibly interesting. If you have time check out the movies, and read the book! First up,…

Video of Chile & Arrival in Peru

Just a quick update here; I made a video of my time in Chile- Check it out! For everyone whose life doesn’t revolve around kayaking, apologies. I have made a mental note to capture more non-paddling footage in the future… Arrival in Peru For the last couple of months I had been on the fence whether…