Paid to Paddle: ‘Living the Dream’ in the New Zealand sea kayaking industry by Gareth Wheelerr

Congratulations to Gareth Wheeler, our friend, outdoor education teacher and guide, who has just published his thesis for his Masters titled: “Paid to Paddle: ‘Living the Dream’ in the New Zealand sea kayaking industry.”

If ever you have wondered why sea kayakers choose guiding as an occupation, or if it might be an occupation that you would like to get into, then we recommend that you read Gareth’s thesis on the subject, it is a great read.  You can check it out on

http://researcharchive.lincoln.ac.nz/dspace/bitstream/10182/3814/1/wheeler_mappsci.pdf