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by beatmaster dave
Wed Jul 22, 2009 9:10 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Roll clinic in Surrey
Replies: 7
Views: 491

Re: Roll clinic in Surrey

wow thanks guys! perfect advise. I will have to go to woking and guildford to try. CHEERS ALL!
by beatmaster dave
Tue Jul 21, 2009 9:40 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Roll clinic in Surrey
Replies: 7
Views: 491

Roll clinic in Surrey

Hi Im a confident flat water kayaker and got my first white water boat. Really want to get confident rolls in, but im not part of a club. Don't want to experement rolling alone really so looking for places that teach me how to roll, maybe in pools to begin with. Does anyone know any places in Surrey...
by beatmaster dave
Thu Nov 13, 2008 8:44 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Opinions please: EXPEDITION creek boat
Replies: 16
Views: 1697

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im surrounded by canals, wey and basingstoke, thames is close. im close to chertsey weir, and loads of mini weirs
by beatmaster dave
Thu Nov 13, 2008 8:43 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Opinions please: EXPEDITION creek boat
Replies: 16
Views: 1697

im intending to have a play in white water, and go boofing. ive only played in waves with club boats a while back and gone down choppy sections in my 14ft necky touring boat. but i also want to be able to have some safety kit and perhaps overnight kit for long trips, hopefully taking the boat to the...
by beatmaster dave
Thu Nov 13, 2008 8:33 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Trousers
Replies: 11
Views: 1072

i think yaks a good brand, ive got the skua touring cag, its excellent! cant fault it. went for the peak storm trousers because they felt they'd fit the bill better. i only got that decision in the shop looking at both of them.
by beatmaster dave
Tue Nov 11, 2008 6:03 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Trousers
Replies: 11
Views: 1072

same here
by beatmaster dave
Tue Nov 11, 2008 5:58 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Opinions please: EXPEDITION creek boat
Replies: 16
Views: 1697

cool had a look in my local shop and had a chat. everest and burn l would be cool but they were suggesting the pyranha karnali. had a look at burn and karnali and overall, the k looks more forgiving, same quality all round and £650, not £890(burn and everest). looks plenty big enough for kit. think ...
by beatmaster dave
Fri Nov 07, 2008 9:01 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Opinions please: EXPEDITION creek boat
Replies: 16
Views: 1697

good shouts guys! thanks for the replies. i've browsed the web for info and its all making sence. I think i'll hop on over to my local kayak shop and have a sit in the boats and carefully think it's usage. i'm familiar with the burn, does look big enough, its hard to see what the everest realy is li...
by beatmaster dave
Wed Nov 05, 2008 8:59 pm
Forum: England - Southeast
Topic: RIVER WEY (Goldalming to Weybridge)
Replies: 5
Views: 4881

went out last week from the anchor pub in pyrford up to guildford boat house then back. nice paddle through flood plains between pyrford up past send. only down fall is the stink just downstream from boat house coming from the tip.
by beatmaster dave
Wed Nov 05, 2008 8:28 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Opinions please: EXPEDITION creek boat
Replies: 16
Views: 1697

Opinions please: EXPEDITION creek boat

Hi I have a 14ft touring boat thats great but want a lil bit more fun. Looking for a creek boat that i can take a small amount of kit in. I'm 6ft and about 90kg (dropping soon hopefully). I was looking at the Pyranha burn, but now set on an Everest. Ticks loads of boxes for me, but how is it? Any ot...