Category Archives: rivers

  1. Devon days – Tavy Cleave

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    08/08/2014 by Carl Reynolds

    Nestled in bed overlooking the Avon south of Gara Bridge we wake to birdsong, the call of a buzzard, the wind …
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  2. Devon days – Dartington to Stoke Gabriel

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    08/08/2014 by Carl Reynolds

    Kari, the woman who taught me how to swim (contact her here), suggested we swim from Dartington to Dartmouth. A …
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  3. River Wharfe, Yorkshire

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    09/08/2012 by Carl Reynolds

    A few days in Burnsall on the River Wharfe. Arrive to floods in the road and a raging river. Nevertheless …
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  4. where the wild things are

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    18/06/2012 by Carl Reynolds

    Like Maurice Sendak’s Max, my fantasy was fed by anxiety. Off to Sandycove (just south of Cork) for nine days …
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  5. down by the River Nene

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    05/06/2012 by Carl Reynolds

    Good to meet up with old friends and play in the river. Sarah T organised a fun series of games, …
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  6. swim kit

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    31/01/2012 by Carl Reynolds

    Back out, clogged up and feeling indifferent to many things. But want to put something up for people to comment …
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  7. A very Ape-y Christmas

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    29/12/2011 by Carl Reynolds

    Up to the watery embrace of Rutland Water for a week with Mrs Ape’s kin. A swim in the Nene …
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