Originally from the coastal city of Plymouth, Devon, England growing up on the Tamar Estuary, Gary got his love of the water from his great-grandad and dad, Charlie and Ron, and brings his enthusiasm to the Fanad Peninsula on the Wild Atlantic Way in Donegal. Gary has over 30 years sea, river and flat water kayaking experience and has led and participated in tours and expeditions around the world, from the warm waters of the Pacific and Indian Ocean to the seas of the North and South Atlantic.
Gary progressively gained his experience and qualifications throughout his Naval career and continued his sea-faring adventures when he left the Navy. He is also qualified in the following disciplines:
As well as Kayaking, Gary is also an avid surfer, Kiteboarder, and enjoys archery, diving and photography