Sea: Mendocino Coast, Northern California. The myriad of natural wonders and extreme conditions keep my home waters at the top of the list. Runners up would be Southeast Alaska and The Channel Islands off Southern California. River: Smith River, Kern River, Eel River Surf: Baja Norte, Baja California, Mexico and many other locations along the West Coast of California and Oregon known as "Secrets"
Why I Love Kayaking:
Kayaking is one of natures delivery devices for me. To load up a whitewater kayak and put in on a wild and scenic river is priceless. Whitewater in my face upon the rivers, out on the sea, and in the surf, puts a giant smile on my face.
2006 1st Place (in class) Bay 2 Bay 20 mile sea kayak race. Highlights were when rounding Pt. Loma, I caught a few choice waves. 2005 4th Place in a Greenland Rolling competition. Continue to co-own a Successful kayak business since 2005. Help share first strokes with over 800 new paddlers a year in Sea, River, and Kayak Surfing.