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Sam Ward

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Date registered: January 3, 2012

Latest posts

  1. Ivan the Photographer — April 9, 2009
  2. A different side to the Nile — February 4, 2009
  3. The Burn on the Nile — November 29, 2008
  4. Creeking in Japan — September 8, 2008

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Ivan the Photographer

I first met Ivan a few years ago, he is a Ugandan teenager who happens to live very close to the Nile Special – probably the best playwave on the Nile. Along with a few other paddlers (most notably Billy and Carly Harris) I helped train him in videography and photography. We would pay him …

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A different side to the Nile

A few years ago, having finished university, I decided that I would live my life around kayaking and to try and earn my living solely through white water coaching. I set myself, and my kayak, on a worldwide adventure of work and travel in an attempt to really get to grips with some of the …

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The Burn on the Nile

I brought a shiny new Pyranha Burn out with me to Africa this time for numerous missions that a few friends and I have been planning for a while. But I couldn’t leave it sitting in its bag for long… it was time to test out the Burn on some of the bigger rapids the …

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Creeking in Japan

Hello people, This is my opening post on the Pyranha team blog, the first of many I hope! I guess itÂ’s worth starting out by saying a little bit about my background and how I keep myself busy… I spend my life travelling and exploring with my kayak, and over the last few years I …

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