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by mileshill540
Sat May 14, 2011 1:41 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring Kayaks For Sale
Topic: Thule Roof Rack for roof without rails or gutters
Replies: 1
Views: 149

Re: Thule Roof Rack for roof without rails or gutters

Chris,
Have just purchased a V70 and am in need of roof bars, it appears you might have the solution! are they still available? Am based in N Wales but travel between there an sheffield. my number is 07525370074. many thanks

Miles
by mileshill540
Wed Jan 26, 2011 5:52 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Bliss Stick Mini Mystic
Replies: 13
Views: 1713

Re: Bliss Stick Mini Mystic

You sound fairy similar to me, I have the big one and love it, paddled the mini and it was ace, just opted for the big as i can get away with it.

And a friend and I finished the mold off for the mini, so you should get one...
by mileshill540
Tue Nov 30, 2010 4:50 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Fairy Glen Video
Replies: 18
Views: 2329

Re: Fairy Glen Video

Nice vid! its pretty hard to film in there, we did our best, i think if you put 'fairy glen' into viemo or whatever that video site is it comes up with Broadley's vid.

Good work!
by mileshill540
Tue Nov 30, 2010 4:07 pm
Forum: Competition
Topic: study into behaviors and attitudes in sport.
Replies: 1
Views: 491

study into behaviors and attitudes in sport.

Dear all, I am currently gathering data for my 3rd year research project at Bangor University, the study looks at people's attitudes and behaviors in sport, specifically, higher risk sports. If you are 18 or over and have been involved in climbing/mountaineering etc... for 3 years or more and have a...
by mileshill540
Tue Nov 30, 2010 4:06 pm
Forum: Sea Kayaking
Topic: study into behaviors and attitudes in sport.
Replies: 2
Views: 494

study into behaviors and attitudes in sport.

Dear all, I am currently gathering data for my 3rd year research project at Bangor University, the study looks at people's attitudes and behaviors in sport, specifically, higher risk sports. If you are 18 or over and have been involved in climbing/mountaineering etc... for 3 years or more and have a...
by mileshill540
Tue Nov 30, 2010 4:06 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: study into behaviors and attitudes in sport.
Replies: 0
Views: 213

study into behaviors and attitudes in sport.

Dear all, I am currently gathering data for my 3rd year research project at Bangor University, the study looks at people's attitudes and behaviors in sport, specifically, higher risk sports. If you are 18 or over and have been involved in kayaking/canoeing etc... for 3 years or more and have a spare...
by mileshill540
Wed May 05, 2010 8:47 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: What do you carry and why?
Replies: 70
Views: 4225

Re: What do you carry and why?

Me have a line in my boat, as well as air bags. sometimes if your expecting trouble i'll stuff a small saw in the centre pillar. in BA, big fek off knife, used for cheese, french sticks and salami. A few crabs, pulley ( can get DMM revolver crabs which have a pulley in them, awesome things) prussic,...
by mileshill540
Sun May 02, 2010 9:32 am
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: I don't do politics . . .
Replies: 191
Views: 8986

Re: I don't do politics . . .

Josh, have a look a the lib dems policies on defense. Scrap typhoon, scrap trident scrap the new ship building projects. So during the biggest military engagement for a very long time, with several lunatic countries openly engaged in a nuclear weapons program, we wont have a nuclear deterrent, wont ...
by mileshill540
Thu Mar 11, 2010 1:46 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Google Street View Rapids...
Replies: 38
Views: 3644

Re: Google Street View Rapids...

incredibly easily. In fact i'd go so far as to say its one of the best things thats ever happened in my life.
by mileshill540
Thu Mar 11, 2010 1:10 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Google Street View Rapids...
Replies: 38
Views: 3644

Re: Google Street View Rapids...

Wow, those two guys on the get out to the Glen look Uber cool!
by mileshill540
Fri Feb 12, 2010 1:51 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Fairy Glen
Replies: 80
Views: 5691

Re: Fairy Glen

Is this Miles 3 girls in one night Hill, who we met in NZ a few years ago. How the devil are you ?[/quote]

the very same! I'm doin good tar, just cruzin north Wales causing arguments on the Internet. How's you? How was the rest of nz?
by mileshill540
Wed Feb 10, 2010 10:40 am
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Fairy Glen
Replies: 80
Views: 5691

Re: Fairy Glen

comes up quite quickly an runs when a lot of other stuff isnt, however it is still N Wales so you take ya chances. hows things ryan? been getting out much?
by mileshill540
Wed Feb 10, 2010 10:35 am
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Fairy Glen
Replies: 80
Views: 5691

Re: Fairy Glen

Well said Kelly! Eye, the kinda level napier rings up to go waterfall hunting, that or retreats to the confines of the back of a raft at CT
by mileshill540
Wed Feb 10, 2010 9:08 am
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Fairy Glen
Replies: 80
Views: 5691

Re: Fairy Glen

Alright Moxy, wasnt the smoothest of lines i'll give you that. Still, an improvement since we last paddled together, think i nearly swam through a siphon that day... Definitely a real good level for your 1st glen paddle, but i see where broadley is coming from, i think he's on 44 glen runs now, not ...
by mileshill540
Tue Feb 09, 2010 10:14 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Fairy Glen
Replies: 80
Views: 5691

Re: Fairy Glen

Im famous!!! Yeh wouldnt want to be paddling it much lower, gets a bit rocky and boat hurty like. Its not all flashing lights and red carpets tho! haddnt paddled for 5 months and thats the 1st time paddled the burn, hence the nice edges being caught... the shorty cag didnt help either, had to stop a...
by mileshill540
Thu Nov 19, 2009 5:47 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Kayaking badges of honour..
Replies: 92
Views: 6269

Re: Kayaking badges of honour..

Do you get bonus points for dropping the the glowworm line with ted piper? 1) swimming on class 2 at buller fest infront of everyone and then a few weeks later asking ted piper to talk to josh 'sweet as' Marcote to try to convince him to let us safety boat for him. 2) been found at half 10 the next ...
by mileshill540
Tue Oct 13, 2009 6:38 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Best guide book descriptions/quotes...
Replies: 20
Views: 1284

Best guide book descriptions/quotes...

Inspired by the best rapid names thread, whats the best guidebook descriptions or quotes people have come across? 'The only one of note is half way down the run-a large hydraulic named 'man eater.' I have seen proof, however, that this hydraulic is not gender specific' on the kawarau NZ 'If your a c...
by mileshill540
Tue Oct 13, 2009 6:23 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Best name for a rapid or fall
Replies: 81
Views: 4864

Re: Best name for a rapid or fall

New Zealand certainly has a few contenders, 'Jeff's Joy' after the 1st decendeist in a tractor tyre inner tube (while phished) 'man eator' on the roaring meg section of kawarau cant beat scotlands very own 'pinballs' for does what it ways on the tin.
by mileshill540
Tue Oct 13, 2009 11:03 am
Forum: Whitewater and Touring Kayaks For Sale
Topic: Dagger Nomad 8.5 for sale £200
Replies: 13
Views: 1640

Re: Dagger Nomad 8.5 for sale £200

Hi, have pm'd you re nomad. My email Is miles.hill@btinternet.com, my mobile is on the pm. Cheers
by mileshill540
Thu Jul 23, 2009 3:57 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: i was told eskimo means 'smells like fish'
Replies: 5
Views: 536

Re: I was told eskimo means 'smells like fish'

There's only two things that smell of fish in this world, and one of thems fish.
by mileshill540
Tue May 05, 2009 1:15 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring Kayaks For Sale
Topic: Werner Paddle & Zone Cag Bargain
Replies: 6
Views: 727

Re: Werner Paddle & Zone Cag Bargain

afternoon

also sent a PM, cheers
by mileshill540
Thu Apr 16, 2009 10:19 am
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: The best boof
Replies: 47
Views: 5082

Re: The best boof

another one for the 'uber-boof' catogary. boofin clean!

http://www.facebook.com/album.php?aid=6 ... =534170532
by mileshill540
Tue Mar 24, 2009 10:42 am
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: The Small James Broadley Thread
Replies: 9
Views: 1279

Re: The Small James Broadley Thread

Ive paddled with him and whats more, we have both paddled with the 'piper'
by mileshill540
Fri Mar 20, 2009 2:41 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: The Big Ted Piper Thread
Replies: 124
Views: 15971

Re: The Big Ted Piper Thread

He's even got his own thread now! I paddled and climbed with him a lot in NZ, very enjoyable to! So where has he been, well as far as i can work out Nepal, NZ, Norway (many times) Italy, Madagasga. anyone else care to add to the list?
by mileshill540
Mon Mar 16, 2009 8:08 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Kayak Porn
Replies: 8
Views: 999

Re: Kayak Porn

We went to have a look, most of it looked terminal. The 1st 2 guys are josh and sam, duno the 3rd. Awsome boaters an real nice dudes! I seem to remember that the day they paddled this they also did tree trunk, which is even dafter! a good effort. Theres more of their boating if you look up bliss-sti...
by mileshill540
Wed Dec 03, 2008 2:30 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: A new way to get on the water...
Replies: 1
Views: 851

Thats fantastic. But do you need an American sized person to jump on the other end?
by mileshill540
Wed Nov 05, 2008 4:31 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: You Know Your A Paddler If... (Now with 100 Reasons)
Replies: 148
Views: 11991

When you have good friends you spend most weekends with, that you dont recognise without their BA and helmet.
by mileshill540
Thu Oct 23, 2008 12:55 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Lost - Paddles on the Glen
Replies: 19
Views: 1155

I'll quite happily chip in for a boot for you my friend, james told me all about it! Im now rather annoyed i wasnt boating that day. sorry about the paddles, sod's law! I belive its all starting at the belle vue is it not?
by mileshill540
Sat Oct 18, 2008 1:54 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Kayaking in NZ
Replies: 21
Views: 1301

Everyone meets on the campsite in murch for a new year party, paddles around there for a bit then heads off to the coast. So the coast starts begining of jan an runs untill june ish. Ive just got back from living there for 10 months. Bio sec is alright, jus dont take any fruit or veg and your fine. ...
by mileshill540
Wed Oct 15, 2008 2:45 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Plucking the Cherry
Replies: 41
Views: 2972

Thats possibly the best river i have ever seen!