Fresh Coast SUP

Spring is all about fresh starts. It is the seasonal equivalent to confession, where the sins of winter are forgiven (or just forgotten) and you allow yourself to envision your slate wiped clean. It is the season of anticipation that invariably sets the stage for summer, reminding us that being Canadian is all about living through and experiencing all four seasons. But where does one season really start and another[…]

When I lost my paddle in the surf I knew I had only seconds to retrieve it or face a menacingly cold drudge back into shore. It was December 23rd. The wind was pushing somewhere around 30km/h from the northwest, building up some pretty decent 4 foot waves. I dove after my soon to be unreachable paddle just as another roller submerged me. I tumbled and resurfaced – wide eyed[…]