A Thousand Hands Ago
Anders will be bringing his Iqyax (Baidarka) building class to Delmarva. The class will take place the week before and begin October 1, 2016 and go through the 6th or 7th if needed. Email us if you are interested.
=====A Thousand Hands Ago=====
Over the course of three days, Danish kayak builder Anders Thygesen builds an Aleutian iqyax by the shore of his local lake. He reflects on the process of learning these skills from masters whom he has never met.
The 2015 Kayak Build Competition
Ralph Young has done a film on the 1st Annual Kayak Build Competition.
=====Thank You Ralph=====
What's Coming for Delmarva in 2016?
What's coming for 2016, here's a preview:
- Anders will be bringing his Iqyax (Baidarka) building class to Delmarva. The class will take place the week before and begin October 1, 2016 and go through the 6th or 7th if needed. Email us if you are interested.
- John Pedersen will be returning. Look for mentor training offerings with him on Thursday including some open water sessions.
- Don Beale’s paddle making class will be back. We are hoping Joanne will also come and replace that old grey beard we had helping him this year.
- The kayak build competition will return. We are sure this will become an annual Delmarvalous event.
- Look for class schedules and offering on the website before Registration opens in July 2016. Mike's got this!
- And this is only the beginning, more updates will be posted as they come together.
Videos and Photo Albums
If you haven't seen Peter Gengler's tribute to this year's Delmarvalous Paddlers Retreat you must take a moment.2015 Delmarva Paddler's Retreat
=====Thank You Gengler=====
DJ has links to his wonderful images posted on his Favebook page. 2015 Images from DJ
Catriona has been collecting participant's photo posting on our FaceBook page. Delmarva on FaceBook
Thank You Delmarva Participants
Another fun Delmarva in the Can
Be sure to clck on our FaceBook link. Catriona is sharing participants postings to it almost as fast as they are being posted.
Thank You everyone for helping make this one of the best ever!
Save October 6-9th, 2016 on your calenders. We will be announcing news big about next year this week.
Article in Delmarva Beach Life
We must have made it big time -we're in a mainstream publication! You'll need to go to their site to read about our article in Delaware Beach Life. Marla Aron's photos of Rosanna Lovecchio graces the opening page of the piece.