Duncan is a qualified and experienced Teacher with a teaching degree in Physical and Outdoor Education. He is also a Mountain Leader, WW and Sea Coach and an aspirant Rescue Emergency Care first aid trainer, holding an advanced first aid award.

When not helping provide families, school groups, stag and hen parties with adventures to remember Duncan oversees the development of the Isle of Wight Adventure Activities website.

Discipline: Sea Kayaking, White Water & Open Canoe.

Current Boats: P&H Cetus, P&H Iona, Pyranha Acrobat 270

Achievements: BCU Level 3 Kayak, BCU Level 2 Open Canoe. Various other NGB awards. Writing for Ocean Paddler Magazine. Becoming a dad twice over!

Whats Next… Ambitions / Plans: Undertake BCU/UKCC Level 3 Sea Coach Training and 5* Leader Award.

Best things about paddling: Exploring areas of the coastline that can only be visited from the water.

Other Hobbies: Playing Guitar and Drums, photography, web design.

Food:Decent home cooked roast.

Music: Eclectic mix of Folk, Rock, Blues and Jazz – anything with good guitar playing