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James Gradisher

Country : United Kingdom

38 sessions

    • June 2017
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      James Gradisher at Worthing
      Worthing - United Kingdom
      Added on Sun, 18 Jun 2017 10:12:59 +0000

      Session date : 18/06/2017

      Gear used : Red Paddle Co Explorer 13.2 & X-Paddle Race 3-Piece Adjustable

      Just paddling... :-)

      5.36 km

      01:26:30

      3.75 km/h

      Perfect Father's Day gift: a bit of time out on the board early on a Sunday. It was like a mill pond. Hot (for here), with a slight breeze. Another father came along too, and it was his first time under the pier.

      Very chill. Love this SUP thing...

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      James Gradisher at Goring Beach
      Worthing - United Kingdom
      Added on Sat, 17 Jun 2017 11:02:37 +0000

      Session date : 13/06/2017

      Gear used : Red Paddle Co Explorer 13.2 & Fanatic Innegra Carbon 80 Adjustable

      Just paddling... :-)

      2.88 km

      00:58:25

      3.00 km/h

      Took advantage of a windless Tuesday evening for a paddle with a friend...Tide was waaaaay out so we had to hump the boards for what seemed like 1/2 a mile across exposed rock (thank God for kevlar booties). But once out on the water, it was magnificent. There is a certain quality to the light here in West Sussex in the evening that I haven't seen anywhere else, and I'm afraid my phone will not do it justice...

      A gentle paddle, loads of fun, and there were a few moments where we just sat on our boards and just appreciated the silence, occasionally punctuated by water lapping against the bottom of the boards

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      James Gradisher at Worthing
      Worthing - United Kingdom
      Added on Fri, 02 Jun 2017 07:17:23 +0000

      Session date : 01/06/2017

      Gear used : Red Paddle Co Explorer 13.2 & Fanatic Innegra Carbon 80 Adjustable

      Just paddling... :-)

      1.51 km

      00:22:06

      4.20 km/h

      Evening barbecue on the beach, so only a brief one. Loving the new board, very smooth compared to the all-rounder. Loving this SUP thing...

    • May 2017
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      James Gradisher at Worthing
      Worthing - United Kingdom
      Added on Wed, 31 May 2017 11:10:28 +0000

      Session date : 31/05/2017

      Gear used : Red Paddle Co Explorer 13.2 & X-Paddle Race 3-Piece Adjustable

      Just paddling... :-)

      0.63 km

      00:29:36

      1.31 km/h

      First day out with the new Red 13'2 Explorer+. A nice little upgrade - it goes pretty well. And now that we have two boards, I can take my oldest out with me.

      Just a short paddle, beginning with a heavy mist that soon blew away. Loads of fun, despite the brevity of the paddle.

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      James Gradisher at Worthing
      Worthing - United Kingdom
      Added on Sun, 21 May 2017 08:54:30 +0000

      Session date : 21/05/2017

      Just paddling... :-)

      3.49 km

      00:54:52

      3.88 km/h

      Able to get out early-ish today for the second time since the year started. As usual, out of shape...But had a nice paddle regardless. It is so nice being out on the water. I love this SUP thing.

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      James Gradisher at Worthing
      Worthing - United Kingdom
      Added on Sun, 21 May 2017 07:59:01 +0000

      Session date : 21/05/2017

      Gear used : Fanatic Fly Air Premium Allround & X-Paddle Race 3-Piece Adjustable

      Just paddling... :-)

      0.0 km

      00:50:34

      0.00 km/h

    • December 2016
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      James Gradisher at Goring Beach
      Worthing - United Kingdom
      Added on Thu, 01 Dec 2016 12:11:36 +0000

      Session date : 01/12/2016

      Gear used : Fanatic Fly Air Premium Allround & X-Paddle Race 3-Piece Adjustable

      Just paddling... :-)

      3.86 km

      01:05:46

      2.15 km/h

      Beautiful day. The temperature in the car said it was 5 degrees (C) out, but the sun was beating down. Put in near Sea Lan Cafe, and made it almost to the Bluebird Cafe before I turned around. Thought I'd paddle against the current on my way out, but it turns out I was paddling with it, Doh!

      It was a slog to get back, like paddling through treacle. But what a nice work out and I couldn't have picked a nicer day. I need a nap. Also, fat boy needs to lose a few more pounds because I couldn't get my wetsuit off without help from my wife later.

    • November 2016
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      James Gradisher at Worthing
      Worthing - United Kingdom
      Added on Tue, 15 Nov 2016 11:00:45 +0000

      Session date : 14/11/2016

      Gear used : Fanatic Fly Air Premium Allround & X-Paddle Race 3-Piece Adjustable

      Just paddling... :-)

      0.0 km

      00:45:00

      0.00 km/h

      First time out in the winter wetsuit, grey day but gentle swells with a smallish shore dump. Started paddling west, but realised I was moving faster than usual, so turned around to paddle into the current. About 30 minutes travelling east against the current, with my return to where I put in being about 5 minutes. Never underestimate the power of the current, and just because the waves point one way, doesn't mean the current will go the same way. It took about 5 minutes to peel off the winter suit though. :-). Love this SUP thing.

    • October 2016
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      James Gradisher at Worthing
      Worthing - United Kingdom
      Added on Tue, 25 Oct 2016 14:03:29 +0000

      Session date : 25/10/2016

      Gear used : Fanatic Fly Air Premium Allround & X-Paddle Race 3-Piece Adjustable

      Just paddling... :-)

      3.13 km

      00:50:20

      3.77 km/h

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      James Gradisher at Worthing
      Worthing - United Kingdom
      Added on Sat, 22 Oct 2016 08:49:07 +0000

      Session date : 22/10/2016

      Gear used : Fanatic Fly Air Premium Allround & X-Paddle Race 3-Piece Adjustable

      Just paddling... :-)

      1.45 km

      00:31:11

      2.84 km/h

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BOARD

  • Fanatic Fly Air Premium Allround

    10.6 - 210.0 l. Inflatable
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    Red Paddle Co Explorer 13.2

    13.0 Inflatable

PADDLE

  • Fanatic Innegra Carbon 80 Adjustable

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    X-Paddle Race 3-Piece Adjustable