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Steve Wells has started his Run Breckland Euston Estate Marathon this morning near Thetford. He's running in warm conditions to try to raise money for Paddlers for Life WIndermere and diabetes charities. See his progress here.
www.strava.com/beacon/woPq8vPDReF

Please share the link for donating here.
www.justgiving.com/crowdfunding/Marathon4CancerDiabetes?utm_term=7ZwGkRPBK

Thanks so much Steve for your efforts on behalf of these important causes.
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Steve Wells has started his Run Breckland Euston Estate Marathon this morning near Thetford. Hes running in warm conditions to try to raise money for Paddlers for Life WIndermere and diabetes charities. See his progress here.
https://www.strava.com/beacon/woPq8vPDReF

Please share the link for donating here.
https://www.justgiving.com/crowdfunding/Marathon4CancerDiabetes?utm_term=7ZwGkRPBK

Thanks so much Steve for your efforts on behalf of these important causes.

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..what time does everyone meet up on Sunday mornings please?

Go girls

Two members took control of our dragon boats today to further develop their helming skills and experience. It was a cold and blustery session but we enjoyed paddling our dragon boats against a glorious backdrop of fells.
paddlersforlife.co.uk/2024/04/28/helming-experience/
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Two members took control of our dragon boats today to further develop their helming skills and experience. It was a cold and blustery session but we enjoyed paddling our dragon boats against a glorious backdrop of fells.
http://paddlersforlife.co.uk/2024/04/28/helming-experience/

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Well done πŸ‘πŸ»

Looks wonderful πŸ‰πŸŒΈβ€οΈ

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Our 'All Hands on Deck' day of preparation sets the stage for our first paddle of our seventeenth season next week. Well done everyone for the team work today and many 'Thanks' to Roz for leading the day.
paddlersforlife.co.uk/2024/04/14/all-hands-on-deck-for-our-2024-season/
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Our All Hands on Deck day of preparation sets the stage for our first paddle of our seventeenth season next week. Well done everyone for the team work today and many Thanks to Roz for leading the day.
http://paddlersforlife.co.uk/2024/04/14/all-hands-on-deck-for-our-2024-season/

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Great to see you back on the water! 🩷

Glad you had a successful start to the season 😊 Paddles up 🌸🌸

A good day!

A huge turnout - all good and ready for the first paddle of 2024. Thank you for all the behind the scenes sorting and restocking

Great day, fabulous team πŸ‰πŸŒΈπŸ˜

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We will soon start our seventeenth season with our 'All Hands on Deck' day preparing our dragon boats equipment and building our floating pontoon. vimeo.com/212564342
Also some basic training on getting our boats ready for newer members and to refresh routines for more experienced members.
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Happy Easter to fellow paddlers everywhere. Our seventeenth paddling season will soon begin with our 'All Hands on Deck' session next week readying the boats, equipment and building our floating pontoon. This is a chance for newer members to learn how we dress our dragon boats ready for a paddling session. ... See MoreSee Less

Happy Easter to fellow paddlers everywhere. Our seventeenth paddling season will soon begin with our All Hands on Deck session next week readying the boats, equipment and building our floating pontoon. This is a chance for newer members to learn how we dress our dragon boats ready for a paddling session.

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Happy Easter 🐣

Around twenty paddlers entered the pool for our annual pre-season water confidence and safety session at Kendal Leisure Centre pool.

More paddlers participated from the pool side practicing using paddles to help someone out of the water from a jetty fall into shallow water or throw line and rope techniques to aid someone at greater distance and water depth.

We also practiced group support techniques to help fellow paddlers if multiple people are in the water giving reassurance and helping keep fellow paddlers warm.

It is good experience to feel what it is like to be in the water in paddling clothing and buoyancy aid

It's always a valuable learning session and also good fun. Thanks to all the instructors and participants.
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Around twenty paddlers entered the pool for our annual pre-season water confidence and safety session at Kendal Leisure Centre pool.

More paddlers participated from the pool side practicing using paddles to help someone out of the water from a jetty fall into shallow water or throw line and rope techniques to aid someone at greater distance and water depth.

We also practiced group support techniques to help fellow paddlers if multiple people are in the water giving reassurance and helping keep fellow paddlers warm.

It is good experience to feel what it is like to be in the water in paddling clothing and buoyancy aid

Its always a valuable learning session and also good fun. Thanks to all the instructors and participants.

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Lots of important, safety information alongside giggles and teambuilding activity. Great fun

What a wonderful idea!!πŸ²πŸ’š

Hi Paddlers! Do you have any leaflets that we could use for the breast team to give to patients please? We seem to have run out x

Our final winter activity walk to Latterbarrow on the western side of Windermere where we could see our paddling home at Low Wood Bay across the lake.
paddlersforlife.co.uk/2024/03/10/latterbarrow-walk/
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Our final winter activity walk to Latterbarrow on the western side of Windermere where we could see our paddling home at Low Wood Bay across the lake.
http://paddlersforlife.co.uk/2024/03/10/latterbarrow-walk/

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Brilliant all, it looked cold πŸ₯Ά seasons nearly upon us. πŸ™ŒπŸ™Œ Paddles up 🌸🌸🌸

What a beautiful spot to hike and to paddle! I envy your lake location. Ours (though we’re very happy to have it), is shallow and plagued by thick weeds. Have a great paddling season!!

Sorry we couldn’t make it, glad the walk went well x

We aim to keep active and stay connected during the winter months. A beautiful seven mile walk to Easedale Tarn.
paddlersforlife.co.uk/2024/02/19/winter-walk-to-easedale-tarn/
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We aim to keep active and stay connected during the winter months. A beautiful seven mile walk to Easedale Tarn.
http://paddlersforlife.co.uk/2024/02/19/winter-walk-to-easedale-tarn/

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Well done x I did 5k on rowing machine in heart rehab hope to beat that this week nearly back to myself 😘 x

Was a fabulous day πŸ™πŸ˜

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