Marcus

Marcus

Marcus Frisby

Chairman

Favourite Paddling Moments

  • Summer expeditions in Norway & Sweden – 1984 – 2000
  • Leading an additional needs expedition in Sweden – 1998
  • Imagining myself in the escape scene in Mohicans when racing to an island camp.
  • Picturing Swallows & Amazons in my head as a 10 year old

Paddling life

  • Rowing, Kayak, Open Canoe & Sailing for 55 years
  • Canal, river & lake paddling in the UK
  • Extensive Open Canoe River & lake travel in Scandinavia.
  • Rowing the English Channel in a Montague Whaler 20+ hours!

Skills & Accreditations

  • Royal Yachting Association Powerboat Level 2 – 1984 & 2004
  • Royal Yachting Association First Aid – 2016 current
  • British Canoeing Placid Water – 1982
  • 38 years teaching Open Canoeing with additional needs – 1980 onwards
  • Wheelyboat Helm at Weir Wood & Marlow Rivertime Festival supporting Additional Needs – 2016 onwards
  • Additional Needs Canoe Camp Bewl Water – 1984
  • Water specific Health & Safety documentation & operational practise – 1980 onwards
  • EYA First Aid