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by Lowri Davies
Thu Sep 28, 2017 3:20 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring Kayaks For Sale
Topic: Jackson Rockstar 2014 - Small
Replies: 1
Views: 392

Re: Jackson Rockstar 2014 - Small

Do you still have this? Is it comp spec or standard? Do you have photos?
by Lowri Davies
Fri Jun 09, 2017 10:04 am
Forum: Courses, Trips and Guiding
Topic: Whitewater coaching
Replies: 5
Views: 906

Re: Whitewater coaching

Hi Sam,

We offer world class coaching here in North Wales, with a choice of several fantastic rivers to progress on.

Drop me an email on info@flowfree.co.uk and we can discuss potential dates etc.
by Lowri Davies
Sat May 13, 2017 10:12 am
Forum: Courses, Trips and Guiding
Topic: Tuition wanted in Berkshire
Replies: 3
Views: 755

Re: Tuition wanted in Berkshire

Hi I ageee that a canoe club would be the best place to get started and find other people to paddle with locally. However if you would like a skills boost,I offer one to one coaching, and am a freestyle specialist (Level 5 coach, GB Freestyle Team and former European Champion). Www.flowfree.co.uk - ...
by Lowri Davies
Wed Oct 07, 2015 11:22 am
Forum: Whitewater and Touring Kayaks For Sale
Topic: Dagger Jitsu 5.5 small playboat
Replies: 0
Views: 409

Dagger Jitsu 5.5 small playboat

For Sale! A great playboat for smaller people with all the latest moves possible. One year old, scratches but no dents or deep gauges. Ergo contour outfitting in good condition, with adjustable height seat and ratchet backband. FlowFree stickers optional ;-) https://scontent-lhr3-1.xx.fbcdn.net/hpho...
by Lowri Davies
Wed Jul 08, 2015 10:56 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring Kayaks For Sale
Topic: Dagger Jitsu 5.5 for sale
Replies: 1
Views: 514

Re: Dagger Jitsu 5.5 for sale

Still for sale! Make the most of the summer weather with a new toy to play in!
by Lowri Davies
Sun May 31, 2015 8:30 am
Forum: Whitewater and Touring Kayaks For Sale
Topic: SMALL pyranha jed WANTED
Replies: 3
Views: 390

Re: SMALL pyranha jed WANTED

I have a small Jed, blue and white. Barely used and very good condition. Connect 30 outfitting. £450. I'm in Llangollen - ideal for the Dee or other North Wales venues or can bring to HPP on 13th June.

Message me on 07810 878738 if you're interested.
by Lowri Davies
Thu May 07, 2015 3:18 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: New fence at the Lower Mawddach getoff
Replies: 2
Views: 860

Re: New fence at the Lower Mawddach getoff

Which take out are you referring two and which bank it this fence? Upstream or downstream of the bridge?
by Lowri Davies
Mon Apr 27, 2015 6:25 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring Gear For Sale
Topic: Dry suits, buoyancy aids and more. Used kit for sale.
Replies: 0
Views: 423

Dry suits, buoyancy aids and more. Used kit for sale.

I have a range of gear for sale after receiving my new kit for this season. Including: Palm Element drysuit Palm Maya trousers Palm Halo touring PFD Palm FX PFD Palm Helix PFD Palm extrem spray deck Please see the facebook album for photos, prices and more details: https://www.facebook.com/misslowri...
by Lowri Davies
Mon Apr 27, 2015 6:04 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring Kayaks For Sale
Topic: Pyranha Jed small for sale
Replies: 2
Views: 420

Pyranha Jed small for sale

https://scontent-ams.xx.fbcdn.net/hphotos-xfp1/v/t1.0-9/10453110_786588296687_4182318268094337691_n.jpg?oh=689957026012580f2e02eeda78ddbbaf&oe=55CF0D5A Pyranha Jed small. Excellent condition. Connect 30 outfitting. Great playboat for smaller paddlers. Fast and loose on waves and balanced on end in ...
by Lowri Davies
Mon Apr 27, 2015 6:02 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring Kayaks For Sale
Topic: Dagger Jitsu 5.5 for sale
Replies: 1
Views: 514

Dagger Jitsu 5.5 for sale

https://scontent-ams.xx.fbcdn.net/hphotos-xap1/v/t1.0-9/11150490_786588416447_2898882345508094327_n.jpg?oh=83945382b66719f169f27690ddf88e85&oe=559E16E4 Dagger Jitsu 5.5 (small). One year old, surface scratches but not dents or anything. Selling as I have a new playboat. Looking for £495. There are ...
by Lowri Davies
Mon Apr 27, 2015 5:46 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring Kayaks For Sale
Topic: 2 x Mamba 8.1 for sale
Replies: 0
Views: 372

2 x Mamba 8.1 for sale

I have two Mamba 8.1s for sale: The first is a barely used creek spec in lime green. Excellent condition: used for one month, surface scratches only. £600 ono. https://scontent-ams.xx.fbcdn.net/hphotos-xpa1/v/t1.0-9/11072254_786588261757_4953674867004483989_n.jpg?oh=53591a98c6c974e618d0caa4b7652d02&...
by Lowri Davies
Sat Jan 03, 2015 6:03 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Freestyle coaching
Replies: 7
Views: 1114

Re: Freestyle coaching

Hi, I can also help with freestyle coaching, as a Level 5 coach and former European Freestyle Champion with 10 years on the GB Team. I run www.flowfree.co.uk - which when in the UK is based in North Wales but we operate all over the UK. Email info@flowfree.co.uk with a little more about what you're ...
by Lowri Davies
Wed Dec 03, 2014 8:30 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Nighttime kayaking
Replies: 49
Views: 4438

Re: Nighttime kayaking

BCU 5 star sea kayak award involves night paddling: http://www.canoe-england.org.uk/media/pdf/BCU%205%20Star%20Sea%20Kayak%20Leader%20Syllabi%20V3-0%20%282%29%20Oct13.pdf Different hazards and risks to white water rivers, but not necessarily "safer". Context and judgment. Neither are available when ...
by Lowri Davies
Tue Dec 02, 2014 8:07 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Nighttime kayaking
Replies: 49
Views: 4438

Re: Nighttime kayaking

Even if the people paddling in the dark are more than capable then what about peers who want to be like them but do not have the capable skills. I mean I even noticed there are kayak coaches doing this and posting all over facebook! Perhaps I need to field this one? https://scontent-b-fra.xx.fbcdn....
by Lowri Davies
Mon Dec 01, 2014 10:34 am
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Steve Fisher tour cancelled
Replies: 47
Views: 7636

Re: Steve Fisher tour cancelled

I have now switched my allegiance to Pat Keller. Wins downriver and hucking comps, AND holds down a normal job. Legend! Bet some of the full-time pros (behind the high fives and back slapping) are secretly a bit p***ed off that he's as good / better than them! Such a talented kayaker! I reckon he'd...
by Lowri Davies
Sun Jul 20, 2014 7:55 am
Forum: Whitewater and Touring Kayaks For Sale
Topic: FS Dagger Jitsu 5.5 (small)
Replies: 2
Views: 398

Re: FS Dagger Jitsu 5.5 (small)

Sorry, boat sold!
by Lowri Davies
Sat Jun 21, 2014 11:26 am
Forum: Whitewater and Touring Kayaks For Sale
Topic: FS Dagger Jitsu 5.5 (small)
Replies: 2
Views: 398

FS Dagger Jitsu 5.5 (small)

I've got a one year-old Dagger Jitsu 5.5 in Lime for sale. Contour outfitting. Awesome playboat for smaller paddlers. Fast on waves and easy to throw about in holes. Boat is scratched, but no dents or anything! £525 Boat is based near Llangollen. Email me on misslowridavies@gmail.com if you're inter...
by Lowri Davies
Wed Mar 26, 2014 11:28 am
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Has T got the hump
Replies: 18
Views: 2696

Re: Has T got the hump

Hi Guys I'll be the first to put my hand up and say I have had serious concerns about Canoe Wales' actions and ethically dubious strategies. I was one of the leading voices speaking up against them when the wider paddling community still believed Canoe Wales could do no wrong. Those of us who did br...
by Lowri Davies
Tue Mar 18, 2014 12:29 pm
Forum: Courses, Trips and Guiding
Topic: FlowFree Summer Trips : A Few Places Left!
Replies: 0
Views: 606

FlowFree Summer Trips : A Few Places Left!

We have a few places left on our awesome summer trips. See http://www.flowfree.co.uk/trips/ for more details or drop us an email on info@flowfree.co.uk. All trips include accommodation and food, see website for full details. Valsesia, Italy 17-24th May - grade 4 creeking holiday - Email for possible...
by Lowri Davies
Tue Mar 18, 2014 10:53 am
Forum: Courses, Trips and Guiding
Topic: BCU WWSR : 29-30th March, North Wales
Replies: 0
Views: 384

BCU WWSR : 29-30th March, North Wales

We have a couple of spaces left on a BCU White Water Safety & Rescue course in North Wales in a couple of weeks (29-30th March). This course is definitely happening, so there's no worries of getting messed around! So why do this course with us? Surely a BCU course is a BCU course, right? We don’t th...
by Lowri Davies
Mon Mar 17, 2014 2:37 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring Gear For Sale
Topic: FS Thule Roofrack (bar and foot pack) with uprights
Replies: 0
Views: 299

FS Thule Roofrack (bar and foot pack) with uprights

http://i.ebayimg.com/t/Thule-Roofrack-Roof-Bars-For-Vauxhall-Vivaro-Renault-Trafic-Nissan-Primastar-/00/s/MTIwMFgxNjAw/z/PmwAAOxy3HJTJvhH/$_1.JPG I'm selling a Thule roofrack for a Vivaro / Trafic / Primastar. Comes with all nuts, bolts, washers and keys to lock the covers on. Bars are 150cm long. ...
by Lowri Davies
Mon Mar 17, 2014 2:30 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring Kayaks For Sale
Topic: FS Liquid Logic Ronin - cheap playboat / all rounder
Replies: 0
Views: 173

FS Liquid Logic Ronin - cheap playboat / all rounder

http://i.ebayimg.com/t/Liquid-Logic-Ronin-River-Kayak-Playboat-Not-Jackson-Dagger-Wavesport-Pyranha-/00/s/MTIwMFgxNjAw/z/r5MAAOxy~dNTJvsJ/$_1.JPG I'm selling this for a friend. It's up on eBay... http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/Liquid-Logic-Ronin-River-Kayak-Playboat-Not-Jackson-Dagger-Wavesport-Pyranha-...
by Lowri Davies
Tue Feb 11, 2014 8:55 am
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Anyone going Austria this year?
Replies: 2
Views: 623

Re: Anyone going Austria this year?

Hey Jase,

I'm in Austria to run FlowFree trips in August, maybe July too. My van will be leaving Wales end of may / start of June. Give me a shout if that helps.

See ya soon,

Lowri
by Lowri Davies
Fri Nov 08, 2013 9:55 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: The Chain
Replies: 107
Views: 12821

Re: The Chain

Who you calling a duck?

Anyway this is a duck on a leopard print couch at CIWW on the day I got to show freestyle off to the next generation on national tele...

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by Lowri Davies
Wed Oct 30, 2013 6:56 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Anyone flown on LAN or Easyjet with paddles recently?
Replies: 6
Views: 624

Re: Anyone flown on LAN or Easyjet with paddles recently?

Easyjet you must book it before or you'll be charged a fortune... Paddles in a paddle bag are best put through as skis.

LAN were OK with my boat and paddle last year in Chile. Just turned up and smiled.
by Lowri Davies
Wed Oct 23, 2013 12:09 am
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: New BCU Level 4 Coach scheme
Replies: 24
Views: 2581

Re: New BCU Level 4 Coach scheme

You are referring to old Level 4. The above conversation is in reference to the new Level 4. They are vastly different things!
by Lowri Davies
Mon Oct 21, 2013 5:12 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: The Chain
Replies: 107
Views: 12821

Re: The Chain

This is brilliant!

Cherries are sweet (at least cherry coke certainly is)... Sweet run an event called the Sweet Rumble in Italy:

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Photo by Patrick Clissold.
by Lowri Davies
Mon Oct 21, 2013 5:04 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Avoid the "OK Plateau" - Deliberate Practise
Replies: 12
Views: 2303

Re: Avoid the "OK Plateau" - Deliberate Practise

Adding any change is a to your comfortable environment is going to give you more "learning" than repeating the same thing. This can include swapping boats or paddles, switching your normal eddy sequence, purposefully going wrong (e.g. capsizing, or going "off-line) in order to practice dealing with ...
by Lowri Davies
Mon Oct 21, 2013 2:34 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: New BCU Level 4 Coach scheme
Replies: 24
Views: 2581

Re: New BCU Level 4 Coach scheme

Sorry to go on a bit of a tangent... can anyone see any author credits to the articles in Code? It would be really useful to have some idea of the background of the author and their interests, experience and profession - if relevant. All information is only as useful as the knowledge of where it has...