After a week of wild windy weather we
were surprised that Saturday 15th November turned out to
be dry, warm, calm and at times sunny. 10 paddlers were
on Ringstead beach ready to launch at 10:30 There was
some residual swell which added some interest to quite
Ian was paddling his new Rockpool – his third – let’s
hope this one lasts a lot longer than the last one!
Ian in his latest white Rockpool
It was great to catch up with everyone
and as we paddled across towards White Nothe it was calm
enough to chat.
Easy conditions across Ringstead Bay
White Nothe produced some interesting
Rock hopping at White Nothe
Durdle Door was calm enough for everyone to paddle
But Tony managed to find some excitement!
Tony getting it wrong at Durdle Door
Then Ken found a wave a Man 'o' War
Ken at Man 'o' War
John Christmas turned out to meet us at Lulworth Cove
and was able to oblige us by taking a group photo
The group at Lulworth Cove
Ken managed to become airborne on the little wave at the
entrance to Lulworth Cove...
Ken airborne at Lulworth Cove
...with Jon Massey not far behind.
Jon Massey at Lulworth Cove
We enjoyed a pleasant paddle back to Ringstead and
everyone really enjoyed their day.
Lucy Gill on the paddle back to Ringstead