Posts Tagged ‘kayaking near death’

Wisdom comes out of surviving, reflecting on, and not repeating our mistakes. A book or video will never teach how quick a mistake can turn into an obituary. I am glad that Scott Redfern did not become a statistic.

Several blogers have remarked about the near death of a man kayaking during a small craft advisory in Puget Sound on March 16, 2009.  Follow these links to the original video and the West Seattle Blog.

April 11th, 2009 - Scott Fern, a kayaker who was caught by large waves in Puget Sound and then brought safely to shore on March 16th, shares his story and gives a belated thank you to his rescuers. KING 5's Elisa Hahn reports.

April 11th, 2009 - Scott Fern, a kayaker who was caught by large waves in Puget Sound and then brought safely to shore on March 16th, shares his story and gives a belated thank you to his rescuers. KING 5's Elisa Hahn reports. I borrowed this image from Hans Heupink's blog

Check out Hans Heupink’s and Björn Thomasson’s blog