Roger Chandler -

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About me

Industry Tourism
Occupation Director of Coastal Spirit
Location Anglesey, North Wales Sea Kayaking, United Kingdom
Introduction Roger has over 20 years experience of working in the outdoors and has paddled and led groups in the Southern Occean, Chilean Patagonia, over a three month period, the Mediterranean Sea and locations such as Majorca, Sardinia, Turkey and Sicily. Locations throughout the UK, West Coast Canada and above the Arctic Circle, Norways; Lofoten islands. In 2010 he paddled round Sicily, and April 2011 he led a successful commercial trip around Wales, using the canals inland and in a total of 24 days. During May/June 2013 Roger paddled around Ireland, with friends Justine and Barry in 43 days. Achieving a long term dream. Roger holds the highest British Canoe Union (BCU) coaching qualification in sea kayaking, the Level 5 Coach award and is a 5 star leader sea trainer and assessor. Roger is the Director of Coastal Spirit a North Wales, UK based company which specialises in sea kayak courses, coaching, BCU 3-5* courses, fast track, rapid development sea kayaking programmes and expeditions.
Interests sea kayaking ... traveling, slowly getting into photography, being outdoors, time with friends, cooking when i have the time to prepare, drift wood fires, a good mug of tea, mountain biking in the winter and reading books as the days draw in ...
Favorite Movies French Connection, Chicken Run, Usual Suspects & Ice Age