Blog #44 – the bright side

While winter's certainly not over yet, with daffodils nodding in the gales and sunsets gradually sliding towards evening, it's certainly beginning to feel like we're the bright side of midwinter and spring's not too far away now. So time for a long overdue update! It's been a relatively busy winter for us – of course, school's...

Blog #32 – So here it is…

Merry Christmas! And everybody really has been having fun this last month as we've properly got ourselves into the spirit – first with a few festive drinks in early December, then the Christmassy 3rd round of our EASI winter race series last Saturday, followed by an excellent Xmas Sunday Service SUP Club through Chelmsford city centre...

Blog #31 – EASI life…

With sleet in the air last week and a storm due to hit this week, there's no denying that winter's really taking hold now – but our 'off-season' is continuing to go from strength to strength. Saturday saw nine of us representing SUPsect over at Alton Water for the Suffolk round of our inaugural regional EASI series, where we...

Blog #30 – return to Monkey Island

It's been a wet and windy week, hence understandably there's not been so much recreational paddling going on – but it's still been great for race training, as the 'off-season' is very much on right now! Suitably well prepared, yesterday five of us returned to Bray Lake (aka: Monkey Island!) for the first of their excellent Frostbite series...