Steve Backshall in Greenland

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Steve Backshall in Greenland

Post by jmmoxon » Sun Apr 21, 2019 8:48 pm

Paddling in Scoresby Sund on BBC2 now. Part 2 next Sunday.

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Re: Steve Backshall in Greenland

Post by Neptune » Tue Apr 23, 2019 12:22 pm

I have paddled with Steve in the past, but my wife was definatly not impressed when he seperated himself from the rest of the group in the ever changing ice flow, went against all her safety principles.

I have to say that with all that ice curning about and the sub-zero temperatures I would have been inclined to have worn a helmet too.


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Re: Steve Backshall in Greenland

Post by jamesl2play » Tue Apr 23, 2019 6:19 pm

Been to Greenland loads of times, never worn a helmet once.
Its a personal choice. Why turn a bimble into a gnarly sport. Quite ridiculous if you ask me.

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