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by BA
Tue Jun 29, 2004 4:47 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Slalomists sell us out??
Replies: 30
Views: 3037

Slalom access

<t>Slalomists have entirely different needs and motivations to touring paddlers.<br/> <br/> Slalomists need to take over a site for the duration of the event to the exclusion of all others, to tie lines to trees, buildings etc, to have good access to banks . The large numbers of people involved cann...
by BA
Wed Feb 11, 2004 2:31 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Outdoor Show
Replies: 10
Views: 823

Crystal Palace

<t>Yes, I'm officially an 'Old F*rt', but at CP nearly all manufacturers displayed their current line, you could compare all the similar boats, sit in them and paddle them in the pool and buy.<br/> <br/> If it wasn't for the other outdoor exhibitions on at the same venue, I'm not sure I'd drive to t...
by BA
Tue Jan 20, 2004 2:38 pm
Forum: Sea Kayaking
Topic: Rudders...WHY????^
Replies: 144
Views: 17222

Rudders

<t>Even Chris Cunningham of Sea Kayaker mag has admitted that rudders are OK, but he will have had to eat a whole truck load of humble pie over that.<br/> <br/> Still, as long as Brits believe that a rudder is a danger to their manhood, the sea will remain quiet (still, it would be nice to meet some...
by BA
Tue Jan 20, 2004 2:10 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Off Topic!
Replies: 15
Views: 1129

Helen in canoeing

<t>As you obviously didn't have anything relevent to canoeing, I guess we should be grateful you at least wanted to learn how to use a comuter to be part of a male dominated forum.<br/> <br/> There are brilliant and positive female paddlers, but now you've put your case I understand why there are so...