Facing Waves is a new paddlesport TV series that starts airing this spring on Outside Television and will be shown internationally. /via
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The text came in after 10:00pm Thursday night: “Wanna go boatin’ Saturday?” Does a one legged duck swim in a circle?
For December in northern Idaho, the weather was just about perfect: upper 40’s and low 50’s, non-driving rain from time to time, and sunny blue skies as we approached the takeout. We were on the road pre-dawn (I haven’t seen 5:30am in a good long while) and home in time to read stories to the kids before their afternoon naps.
For Family Night last night, I loaded up a borrowed SUP board from work and trucked the Maxfield crew up to a local reservoir. Everyone got a turn (or two), plus the kids got in some swimming and rescue throw bag practice. Good times.
A quickly cut edit from yesterday’s SUP adventure (which, I should point out, was my first time on a SUP—so, you know, moving water was just logical). Many thanks to my intrepid co-workers Darren K. and Josh G. for allowing me to be the day’s anchor.