Guide profile Daniel O’Connor

Daniel O’Connor is a sea kayak guide for Auckland Sea Kayaks and is a native from Ireland that moved to Auckland in 2011. After road tripping around NZ in a campervan he found work with his engineering degree. 2.5years were spent working on some of Auckland’s iconic building’s. When not on a construction site he was partaking in some outdoor activities such as kayaking, trail running, mountain biking, fishing, playing sport, paddle boarding, rock climbing.
Summer of 2014 saw him continuing his travels across Asia, Middle East, Europe and Scandinavia. Having spent the spring and summer month’s working as a sea kayak guide in the fjords of Norway, he found his way back to Auckland for the summer.