Kayak To Faroes - Ready to Launch

This photo shows how Patrick and Mick will sleep on their three day crossing from Rona to the Faroes.
Built by Chris Reed to Mick and Patrick's design, the protoype tested on Skye during the symposium didn't work smoothly.  The addition of the zip made all the difference.

This morning they did TV interviews for STV and BBC plus The Stornoway Gazette.  They're sleeping in the RNLI station (we're in the van outside) and heading for Butt of Lewis first thing in the morning.

5am Monday they aim to leave Butt of Lewis.  After that, you can follow them on their Spot tracker system. If it's working...

1 comment:

Douglas Wilcox said...

Very 1980's, the shoulder pads!