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by Jace
Mon Nov 25, 2013 3:46 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Bike V Boat
Replies: 16
Views: 2027

Re: Bike V Boat

Original race was on the Allt a Chaorainn and was published in Canoe & Kayak UK and Mountain Bike UK Mags. Featured Deb Pinniger, Paul Cheesey Robertson and Dave Kwant racing against pro MTB downhillers Crafford Carrick anderson, Donny & Jonnie Cheetham Boats killed bikes, until they hit flat-pools ...
by Jace
Fri Nov 15, 2013 9:38 am
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Bike V Boat
Replies: 16
Views: 2027

Bike V Boat

Olympian Canoeist v Downhill World Champ... Who would you bet on?

http://bit.ly/17WZjyO
by Jace
Thu Nov 07, 2013 1:47 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Pyranha Burn MkIII
Replies: 14
Views: 5480

Re: Pyranha Burn MkIII

Might be useful reading, talks about weigh etc -

http://www.canoekayak.co.uk/Reviews/Pyr ... 3308_cat45
by Jace
Fri Sep 06, 2013 10:27 am
Forum: Sea Kayaking
Topic: Tidal Race Playboating
Replies: 2
Views: 790

Tidal Race Playboating

Thought this was rather fun - http://bit.ly/1dXU7N9

Some sporty water and some great rough water skills on display.
by Jace
Fri Aug 09, 2013 4:46 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Bouyancy Aid logo printing?
Replies: 3
Views: 495

Re: Bouyancy Aid logo printing?

The Guys at Peak UK are now doing complete custom options on some of their kit. Can pretty much print anything you want!

http://www.peakshop.co.uk/Peak_Kayak_Ca ... lates.html

http://www.peakuk.com/peakukkit.php?con ... prodid=143
by Jace
Tue Dec 04, 2012 9:55 am
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: UKRGB 'gear reviews' section?
Replies: 3
Views: 873

Re: UKRGB 'gear reviews' section?

A'hem - http://www.canoekayak.co.uk/Reviews/

Been doing independent reviews for some time.Plan is to make it as comprehensive as possible. You can add your comments to so each review can be added to by users to share their experiences of specific products.
by Jace
Tue Aug 28, 2012 6:53 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Fluid Detox
Replies: 2
Views: 532

Re: Fluid Detox

by Jace
Mon Jun 25, 2012 10:26 am
Forum: Sea Kayaking
Topic: Seaward Solo Pacific Sea Kayak Expedition
Replies: 0
Views: 403

Seaward Solo Pacific Sea Kayak Expedition

Talk about 'epic' journeys, this attempt to paddle from California to Hawaii in a sea kayaks sounds one hell of a challenge! Puts my pootling about on the east coast to shame!

http://www.canoekayak.co.uk/News/Sea-Ka ... g/_nw12317

Jay
by Jace
Wed May 30, 2012 11:23 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Top Ten Tick List
Replies: 28
Views: 2730

Re: Top Ten Tick List

Little White Salmon
White Nile
Marsyangdi
The Slave River
The Cothuasi Canyon
Upper Dart Fairy Glen
Nevis (inc Scimitar)
Verdon Gorge
Wairoa (Double Run, double fun)
Modi Khola

Loads more, but these are my ten favourite/most challenging/best memories to date
by Jace
Mon Apr 30, 2012 2:40 pm
Forum: Sea Kayaking
Topic: Basking Sharks
Replies: 27
Views: 2676

Basking Sharks

Some of you may of seen the piece on the BBC this morning about Basking Sharks, ad we have a really interesting feature on encounters with these amazing creatures in the free sea kayaking supplement with next issue of Canoe & Kayak UK. But there are also some useful identification charts and a guide...
by Jace
Fri Apr 27, 2012 10:48 am
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: New Playboat - Pyranha JED
Replies: 42
Views: 5300

Re: New Playboat - Pyranha JED

We've been out testing the Pyranha Jed (Eye) recently. Here are our initial thoughts -

http://www.canoekayak.co.uk/channel/rev ... eview=3143
by Jace
Tue Mar 13, 2012 11:12 am
Forum: Products and Media
Topic: GO Canoeing & Kayaking is HERE! In Print & Digital Versions
Replies: 0
Views: 240

GO Canoeing & Kayaking is HERE! In Print & Digital Versions

GO Canoeing & Kayaking is a 100-page high quality, perfect bound bookazine that includes everything you need to know to go paddling with confidence this summer if you are a newcomer to canoeing & kayaking

http://www.canoekayak.co.uk/channel/new ... te=__11957
by Jace
Fri Mar 02, 2012 11:23 am
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Who Started "Wild Water"?
Replies: 31
Views: 3075

Re: Who Started "Wild Water"?

Some classic Hawkeye/Noakes action in this -



Sadly, I'm old enough to have seen this on the TV at the time!
by Jace
Fri Feb 24, 2012 7:55 am
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Pyranha Shiva Reviews?
Replies: 31
Views: 3678

Re: Pyranha Shiva Reviews?

Paddled the Shiva a fair amount now. It's nothing like a Nomad. Very different beast.

http://www.canoekayak.co.uk/channel/rev ... eview=3125
by Jace
Fri Feb 10, 2012 10:54 am
Forum: Products and Media
Topic: Canoe & Kayak UK now available on i-tunes
Replies: 2
Views: 335

Re: Canoe & Kayak UK now available on i-tunes

Canoe & Kayak UK Magazine is now available as download app for Andoid as well as i-phone - http://www.androidzoom.com/android_appl ... byvbp.html
by Jace
Thu Feb 02, 2012 4:24 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Short Video - White Water Symposium
Replies: 4
Views: 564

Re: Short Video - White Water Symposium

Nice one Chyavan, fire your shots over to seth@warnersgroup.co.uk. I've uploaded your flick to Canoe & Kayak UK TV too - http://bit.ly/yJ7IbW and sent him the link.
by Jace
Thu Feb 02, 2012 11:38 am
Forum: Canoeing
Topic: Great Glen event
Replies: 0
Views: 628

Great Glen event

Looks like a fantastic event for open paddlers - http://www.canoekayak.co.uk/channel/new ... te=__11791
by Jace
Thu Jan 26, 2012 12:12 pm
Forum: Dates and Events
Topic: Saturday Night Live
Replies: 1
Views: 713

Re: Saturday Night Live

FREE BEER! We will be holding a Canoe & Kayak UK Reader's Forum on the Saturday night at the River's Source Event. We want to hear your views, feedback and ideas. So come along and join us for a drink and a chat. Look forward to seeing you all there!
by Jace
Thu Jan 26, 2012 12:11 pm
Forum: Dates and Events
Topic: The River's Source – a White Water Symposium
Replies: 22
Views: 2913

Re: The River's Source – a White Water Symposium

FREE BEER! We will be holding a Canoe & Kayak UK Reader's Forum on the Saturday night at the River's Source Event. We want to hear your views, feedback and ideas. So come along and join us for a drink and a chat. Look forward to seeing you all there!
by Jace
Thu Jan 26, 2012 12:10 pm
Forum: Products and Media
Topic: Canoe & Kayak UK now available on i-tunes
Replies: 2
Views: 335

Re: Canoe & Kayak UK now available on i-tunes

More details on Canoe & Kayak UK Digital Magazine HERE - http://www.canoekayak.co.uk/channel/new ... te=__11756
by Jace
Wed Jan 25, 2012 12:27 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Little White heli footage
Replies: 8
Views: 818

Re: Little White heli footage

What a river that is. Done it twice both exciting. First time was a little to exciting though - http://www.canoekayak.co.uk/categories/ ... 2&item=228
by Jace
Wed Jan 25, 2012 12:23 pm
Forum: Products and Media
Topic: Love Paddling videos?
Replies: 0
Views: 240

Love Paddling videos?

Then you'll love our new Canoe & Kayak UK TV channel (http://www.canoekayak.co.uk/tv/)

Whitewater, sea kayaking & surf, How to videos, gear and boat reviews and just downright scary, impressive & fun stuff.

Happy viewing
by Jace
Tue Jan 24, 2012 1:50 pm
Forum: Products and Media
Topic: Canoe & Kayak UK now available on i-tunes
Replies: 2
Views: 335

Canoe & Kayak UK now available on i-tunes

Canoe & Kayak UK Magazine is now available as a downloadable app on Newstand on i-tunes, for i-phones and i-pads.

Android version coming real soon too.

http://www.canoekayak.co.uk/
by Jace
Tue Jan 10, 2012 8:46 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Pregnant wife V paddling trip. Advice please
Replies: 61
Views: 3516

Re: Pregnant wife V paddling trip. Advice please

Much as I can understand the call of a paddling trip... Do not do it. Rivers aren't going anywhere and you'll only get one chance to be there for your first.
by Jace
Tue Jan 03, 2012 5:29 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Paddling being discussed on Radio Hereford Tonight
Replies: 10
Views: 826

Re: Paddling being discussed on Radio Hereford Tonight

Apologies the radio bods had him on earlier than they said. Should be available on listen again on the iplayer though.