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by erinbastian
Mon Apr 08, 2019 3:44 pm
Forum: Courses, Trips and Guiding
Topic: Sea Kayaking Lofoten, Norway.
Replies: 0
Views: 527

Sea Kayaking Lofoten, Norway.

This summer Evoke Adventure is heading to Northern Norway! www.evokeadventure.com We have a couple of spots left on our Lofoten Expeditions for summer 2019. These unique 9 day expeditions, will explore the stunning Lofoten Archipelago, a self supported journey around remote islands, wild camping on ...
by erinbastian
Wed Apr 25, 2018 2:18 pm
Forum: Courses, Trips and Guiding
Topic: International Sea kayaking Expeditions
Replies: 0
Views: 397

International Sea kayaking Expeditions

Evoke Adventure have a just a few spaces left on this years bespoke expeditions! One 10 day expedition paddling the entire length of the Sognefjord, one of Norway's most iconic fjords! 250km of epic scenery and exploratory paddling. Between Bergen and Flam. All equipment and food provided. or.... 10...
by erinbastian
Sun Jul 30, 2017 10:29 am
Forum: Sea Kayaking
Topic: Circumnavigating Menorca
Replies: 0
Views: 571

Circumnavigating Menorca

Have you ever thought about improving your sea kayaking whilst also having an adventure of a lifetime? Then circumnavigation Menorca with Evoke Adventure is exactly what your looking for. Join the team 07th-17th October 2017. https://www.evokeadventure.com/circumnavigatemenorca http://i1378.photobuc...
by erinbastian
Tue Jun 20, 2017 1:51 pm
Forum: Courses, Trips and Guiding
Topic: Circumnavigate Menorca
Replies: 0
Views: 466

Circumnavigate Menorca

http://i1378.photobucket.com/albums/ah94/evokeadventure/DSC00073_zps1kvniqzp.jpg Are you Looking for an adventure? I have 2 spots left on an expedition to circumnavigate Menorca in October. Learn how to become an expedition paddler whilst on expedition, explore the stunning coastline of Menorca, an...
by erinbastian
Fri Mar 25, 2016 12:42 am
Forum: Sea Kayaking
Topic: FREE FILM>>> Girls Go Round:Corsica^
Replies: 14
Views: 3201

Re: FREE FILM>>> Girls Go Round:Corsica

Krautsgalore wrote:Hi Erin,

maybe I missed out on that, but which time of year was it, when You went around Corsica?

Frank
Late september - October. not to hot but the weather does get a little stormy in Nov from experience.
by erinbastian
Mon Feb 01, 2016 6:37 pm
Forum: Sea Kayaking
Topic: FREE FILM>>> Girls Go Round:Corsica^
Replies: 14
Views: 3201

Re: FREE FILM>>> Girls Go Round:Corsica

Hey Nigel, Lucky you living down there. We caught the ferry from toulon, it was really simple and non expensive. We had no trouble with the police at all, although we were paddling out of the high season. we paddled 30km a day, some times this took us 6 hours some times 8...... it depended on how mu...
by erinbastian
Sat Jan 16, 2016 8:28 am
Forum: Products and Media
Topic: Girls Go Round: Corsica Film
Replies: 0
Views: 777

Girls Go Round: Corsica Film

Heres a film of what I got up to this autumn, 3 girls, 3 weeks and 600km.

by erinbastian
Thu Sep 24, 2015 11:55 pm
Forum: Paddling Partners
Topic: Norway Coast Expedition
Replies: 0
Views: 1285

Norway Coast Expedition

Looking for a sea kayaker (around 4* level) to join me on a big expedition to paddle the whole coast of Norway. 3-4 month Expedition, 3000km. Starting April 2016.

Please get in touch if you may be interested in such and adventure.

Cheers

erinbastian@hotmail.co.uk
by erinbastian
Thu Sep 24, 2015 11:54 pm
Forum: Paddling Partners
Topic: Norway Coast: Summer 2016
Replies: 0
Views: 1200

Norway Coast: Summer 2016

Looking for a sea kayaker (around 4* level) to join me on a big expedition to paddle the whole coast of Norway. 3-4 month Expedition, 3000km. Starting April 2016.

Please get in touch if you may be interested in such and adventure.

Cheers

erinbastian@hotmail.co.uk
by erinbastian
Sat Aug 29, 2015 12:51 pm
Forum: Sea Kayaking
Topic: Help from Penrith (ish) Locals
Replies: 1
Views: 1449

Help from Penrith (ish) Locals

Hi folks, I am in a little pickle and call for a little friendly help from fellow paddlers. I have two weeks work walking the coast to coast, but It requires me to leave my van (my home on wheels) in Penrith. I have a sea kayak on the roof and I just can't chance leaving it on the roof for two weeks...
by erinbastian
Sat Aug 29, 2015 12:46 pm
Forum: Sea Kayaking
Topic: Zephyr kayak ?
Replies: 8
Views: 2606

Re: Zephyr kayak ?

I paddle a Zephyr and I love it. Its really nice and manoeuvrable, I use it to guide in, and also on personal trips. It would be good enough for weekends trips but its not a amazingly fast boat for distance. Great for playing and surfs nicely too. The out fitting is super comfy too. I prefer the Zep...
by erinbastian
Fri Mar 20, 2015 11:41 am
Forum: Sea Kayaking
Topic: Northern Norwegian Friend
Replies: 3
Views: 1187

Northern Norwegian Friend

Hi folks, I am dreaming up my next expedition and I am hoping to try and find a sea kayaker who lives in Northern Norway. It would be great to talk with someone with local knowledge and have more idea of how logistics may work in that part of the world. What I am planning is a little different to no...
by erinbastian
Thu Feb 05, 2015 3:19 pm
Forum: Sea Kayaking
Topic: Patagonia Expedition Film
Replies: 4
Views: 1035

Patagonia Expedition Film

I wanted to share the full film of my patagonia sea kayaking expedition.

It is now finally online and can be found on Palm equipment's home page.

http://www.palmequipmenteurope.com

I hope you enjoy watching :)
by erinbastian
Fri Jan 16, 2015 6:47 am
Forum: Sea Kayaking
Topic: In search of Hidden Glaciers
Replies: 1
Views: 831

In search of Hidden Glaciers

Fancy a short glimpse of what I got up to this Autumn. This is the trailer for a Film I have put together recently. 'In Search of the Hidden Glaciers' is a film of the 800km journey we took down the wild remote coast of Patagonia.




Full Version on its way.......
by erinbastian
Fri Jan 16, 2015 6:45 am
Forum: Sea Kayaking
Topic: Patagonia Expedition
Replies: 8
Views: 1644

Re: Patagonia Expedition

The boats we bought new on arrival (pre ordered). Then we sold them at the end to a company with keen guides that were desperate for there own kayaks.
by erinbastian
Tue Jan 13, 2015 6:27 pm
Forum: Sea Kayaking
Topic: Patagonia Expedition
Replies: 8
Views: 1644

Re: Patagonia Expedition

Thanks Guys,

Lucy- thanks for the link correction!

Douglas- I am glad I came back to tell the tale unlike your great uncle :) but what a bizarre/cool occurrence for your wives cousin.

Loved Patagonia so much I can't wait to go back for more.
by erinbastian
Tue Jan 06, 2015 1:34 pm
Forum: Sea Kayaking
Topic: Patagonia Expedition
Replies: 8
Views: 1644

Patagonia Expedition

Hi Folks, I have written up a wee blog of my latest Patagonia adventure if folks were interested. It was the most stunning place to paddle and I wanted to thank all those who gave me advise on the area when I was planning this summer. http://www.palmequipmenteurope.com/blog/en/make-your-adventure-ha...
by erinbastian
Fri Oct 03, 2014 2:29 pm
Forum: Sea Kayaking Gear For Sale
Topic: FS 210 small strait shaft Shuna
Replies: 0
Views: 325

FS 210 small strait shaft Shuna

210 Small Strait Shaft Shuna, Glass Blade.

It has only been used as a spare on my deck and is 6 months old.

£150

erinbastian@hotmail.co.uk
by erinbastian
Fri Oct 03, 2014 2:25 pm
Forum: Sea Kayaking Gear For Sale
Topic: Werner Shuna 205 cm wanted
Replies: 8
Views: 1175

Re: Werner Shuna 205 cm wanted

I have a Shuna 210 glass blade, small strait shaft. It has never been used other than as a spare on my deck. Only 6 months old.

£150
by erinbastian
Fri Sep 12, 2014 10:08 pm
Forum: Sea Kayaking
Topic: Lovely Ladies Enjoying this Summers Symposium
Replies: 2
Views: 1113

Lovely Ladies Enjoying this Summers Symposium

50 lovely ladies flocked to the Isle of Bute for this years Scottish Womens Sea Kayaking Symposium.

What a fab weekend of giggles, gossip and good kayaking fun, and here is a video showing the best bits.



Can't wait for next years :)

http://womensseakayakfestival.co.uk
by erinbastian
Tue Jun 24, 2014 6:02 am
Forum: Sea Kayaking
Topic: Satellite Phone
Replies: 1
Views: 636

Satellite Phone

Hey Guys,

I am planning an Expedition to Patagonia this autumn and it is a strict requirement from the Chilean Armarda that expeditions need to carry Sat Phones.

Does anyone have a Sat phone I could borrow from Oct-Dec or Hire at more of a mates rates???

Let me know if you can help.

Thanks

Erin
by erinbastian
Thu Jun 05, 2014 10:10 pm
Forum: Sea Kayaking
Topic: Shetland sea Kayaking Video
Replies: 6
Views: 819

Re: Shetland sea Kayaking Video

wowsa..... that better go on my bucket list then :)
by erinbastian
Thu Jun 05, 2014 9:01 pm
Forum: Sea Kayaking
Topic: Shetland sea Kayaking Video
Replies: 6
Views: 819

Shetland sea Kayaking Video

five days on shetland and I have put together a wee video of the trip if folks want to see how amazing the paddling can be on the Shetland Isles

by erinbastian
Thu May 08, 2014 7:25 pm
Forum: Paddling Partners
Topic: Scotland 10-15th May
Replies: 1
Views: 525

Scotland 10-15th May

Hi Folks,

I have a loose end this week coming and I am looking to find someone to get out paddling with. Happy to paddle anywhere in scotland Sea or River.

cheers
Erin
by erinbastian
Tue Apr 22, 2014 8:33 am
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Ladies paddling
Replies: 26
Views: 2184

Re: Ladies paddling

I dont think its a problem for her Dave, I have a similar situation where I'm 50 this year and paddle with people less than half my age most of time, wimping out is not an option and I like the pressure as it pushes me to be a better paddler. I dont often paddle with people my own age as they are a...
by erinbastian
Mon Apr 21, 2014 10:50 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Ladies paddling
Replies: 26
Views: 2184

Re: Ladies paddling

I can see why there is a bit of a debate on this subject as labelling a paddling get-together a ladies only event does prevent a vast majority of paddlers from joining in the fun...... however. As a female paddler myself, I find that when I am paddling with the Guys I have to push hard..... wimping ...
by erinbastian
Mon Apr 21, 2014 10:10 pm
Forum: Sea Kayaking
Topic: A guide to the top 5 paddles in Sardinia
Replies: 0
Views: 376

A guide to the top 5 paddles in Sardinia

After my trip around Sardinia I have produced a bite size blog for Palm, to give paddlers an idea of which locations in Sardinia provide quality paddling and are well worth a visit.

http://www.palmequipmenteurope.com/blog ... e-sardinia
by erinbastian
Sun Apr 20, 2014 6:20 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Lift Offered Cornwall - Edinburgh
Replies: 0
Views: 303

Lift Offered Cornwall - Edinburgh

Happy to offer a lift on wednessday 23rd anywhere between cornwall and Edinburgh in exchange for a little bit of fuel money.

07972250753

erin
by erinbastian
Sun Mar 30, 2014 6:28 pm
Forum: Sea Kayaking
Topic: Patagonia
Replies: 13
Views: 1259

Re: Patagonia

brilliant, thanks Douglas