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by littleyellowente
Fri Oct 05, 2018 3:17 pm
Forum: Competition Gear For Sale
Topic: Wanted: Cheapish Wavehopper
Replies: 1
Views: 33

Wanted: Cheapish Wavehopper

I am looking for a cheapish Wavehopper WWR, to introduce some of our younger marathon paddlers to river racing.

Please let me know if you have anything gathering dust

Cheers Andy
by littleyellowente
Fri Oct 05, 2018 11:39 am
Forum: Whitewater and Touring Kayaks For Sale
Topic: Wanted_Cheapish Wavehopper
Replies: 0
Views: 45

Wanted_Cheapish Wavehopper

Hi

I am looking for a cheapish Wavehopper WWR, to introduce some of our younger marathon paddlers to river racing.

Please let me know if you have anything gathering dust

Cheers Andy
by littleyellowente
Fri Oct 05, 2018 11:33 am
Forum: Competition Gear For Sale
Topic: Wanted: Cheapish Wavehopper
Replies: 2
Views: 90

Wanted: Cheapish Wavehopper

Hi

I am looking for a cheapish Wavehopper WWR, to introduce some of our younger marathon paddlers to river racing.

Please let me know if you have anything gathering dust

Cheers Andy
by littleyellowente
Mon Dec 28, 2015 11:52 am
Forum: Competition
Topic: Marathon kayaking in Crawley
Replies: 2
Views: 1090

Marathon kayaking in Crawley

I am going to be working in Crawley for a month or more and was wondering if anyone can recommend where I can paddle my K1 the local area
by littleyellowente
Mon Apr 13, 2015 11:20 pm
Forum: Competition
Topic: Lost at St Thomas's Hospital on Monday DW Finish
Replies: 2
Views: 1423

Re: Lost at St Thomas's Hospital on Monday DW Finish

Wheezy wrote:Andy.

Not sure if relevant but on the DW website on the forum page someone has posted about picking up a wash bag.

Thanks for the update not mine though!!
by littleyellowente
Thu Apr 09, 2015 11:59 am
Forum: Competition
Topic: Lost at St Thomas's Hospital on Monday DW Finish
Replies: 2
Views: 1423

Lost at St Thomas's Hospital on Monday DW Finish

LOST at St Thomas’s Hospital after the Monday Finish Unfortunately in the frenzy to exit the carpark yesterday it appears that I have mis-laid a Black JEEP branded Ruck Sack. The contents of which are predominantly wet paddle kit and miscellaneous support kit. There was a School crew (possibly Churc...
by littleyellowente
Thu Apr 09, 2015 11:57 am
Forum: Lost and Found
Topic: Lost at St Thomas's Hospital on Monday DW Finish
Replies: 0
Views: 592

Lost at St Thomas's Hospital on Monday DW Finish

LOST at St Thomas’s Hospital after the Monday Finish Unfortunately in the frenzy to exit the carpark yesterday it appears that I have mis-laid a Black JEEP branded Ruck Sack. The contents of which are predominantly wet paddle kit and miscellaneous support kit. There was a School crew (possibly Churc...
by littleyellowente
Tue Oct 07, 2014 1:58 pm
Forum: Competition
Topic: Wanted, K1 Descent Boat for the Tay Descent
Replies: 1
Views: 1350

Wanted, K1 Descent Boat for the Tay Descent

I managed to wrap my boat around Straffan Bridge pillar on the Liffey last weekend so now I am in urgent need for a K1 for the Tay Descent. It doesnt need to be pristine so long as it floats and preferably (but not necessary) has overstern rudder peddle steering and is stability 3-4ish I havent got ...
by littleyellowente
Tue Oct 07, 2014 1:58 pm
Forum: Competition Gear For Sale
Topic: Wanted K1 Descent Boat for the Tay Descent
Replies: 1
Views: 1046

Wanted K1 Descent Boat for the Tay Descent

I managed to wrap my boat around Straffan Bridge pillar on the Liffey last weekend so now I am in urgent need for a K1 for the Tay Descent. It doesnt need to be pristine so long as it floats and preferably (but not necessary) has overstern rudder peddle steering and is stability 3-4ish I havent got ...
by littleyellowente
Tue Oct 07, 2014 1:50 pm
Forum: Competition
Topic: Travelling to the Tay descent from the South of England
Replies: 1
Views: 1369

Travelling to the Tay descent from the South of England

Does anyone in the South have spare room for a K1 and paddler upto the Tay descent?

I am more than happy to split costs

Alternatively if I'm driving does anyone need a lift I have room for additional k1 and K2 and crew

PM me either way

Im travelling from Devizes

Cheers

Andy
by littleyellowente
Tue Sep 30, 2014 11:21 am
Forum: Competition Gear For Sale
Topic: Wanted k1 and k2 do'er uppers anything considered
Replies: 2
Views: 1298

Wanted k1 and k2 do'er uppers anything considered

I'm looking for project boats k1's and k2's Marathon, Sprint or Descent
if you or your club are having a clear out please could you let me know (anything considered)
Cheers
by littleyellowente
Tue Sep 30, 2014 11:07 am
Forum: Competition
Topic: Tay Descent Course Guide ??
Replies: 1
Views: 1485

Tay Descent Course Guide ??

Has any one produced a course guide for the Tay Descent,

I am a Tay Descent Newbie and would like to do some reading up prior to attending

this is of course all subject to me still having a boat to paddle after the Liffey this weekend

any help or advice would be very much appreciated
by littleyellowente
Thu Jul 10, 2014 10:08 am
Forum: Competition
Topic: liffey descent entry ?
Replies: 4
Views: 2076

Re: liffey descent entry ?

Entry Forms are now available on the Liffey Descent Facebook page
by littleyellowente
Thu Jul 10, 2014 9:33 am
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Kayaks for Kids
Replies: 16
Views: 1801

Kayaks for Kids

I know that Dagger do the Dynamo and Axiom 6.9 for kids,can anyone out there recommend any other boats for kids, I'm looking for a first boat for my 10yo son. He is currently a proficient flat water paddler competing regularly in a Lightning but I'd like to introduce a bit more adrenalin into his pa...
by littleyellowente
Fri Sep 27, 2013 11:40 am
Forum: Competition
Topic: Paid Transporting of a Boat(fuel money!)
Replies: 3
Views: 980

Re: Paid Transporting of a Boat(fuel money!)

Anyone able to give a boat a lift from Southhampton to scotland? Will pay goof fuel money for it! It is however a 4.5m long C2 boat :P hence the problem we have couriering it(if anyone has any tips on that, that'd be great) Cheers Andre STAUCC Development Officer You could try http://www.uship.com/...
by littleyellowente
Fri Sep 27, 2013 11:22 am
Forum: Competition
Topic: wetshoes you can run in ?
Replies: 8
Views: 2966

Re: wetshoes you can run in ?

Hi, I use Adidas JawPaw wet shoes they are slim enough to fit inside my Hody Orca k1 with my size 9feet but they have a good grippy sole with a steel mesh interlining so those lovely thorns that the maintenance guys leave on the towpath dont go through. And they cost considerably less that barefoots...
by littleyellowente
Tue Sep 17, 2013 5:18 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring Kayaks For Sale
Topic: ESKIMO QUADRO £170 (south east)
Replies: 15
Views: 1495

Re: ESKIMO QUADRO £170 (south east)

Sickboy wrote:More photos added o f her bottom. narf snigger etc
is this still available? Im looking for a replacement for my Eskimo Kendo which Im right on the weight limit at 83kg
by littleyellowente
Thu Sep 12, 2013 10:26 am
Forum: Surf Kayaking
Topic: Paint Job?
Replies: 5
Views: 781

Re: Paint Job?

She will find out eventually, ( normally I use the approach of "I know your going to kill me darling but at least Ive been honest") and then I duck. as far as Hardware store paint is concerned there isnt alot out there that can cope with the flex I have used Plasticote spray paint with some success ...
by littleyellowente
Tue Sep 10, 2013 12:40 pm
Forum: Courses, Trips and Guiding
Topic: 3 Star Whitewater training and assessment Required
Replies: 4
Views: 501

Re: 3 Star Whitewater training and assessment Required

NeilKay wrote:http://www.southernexposure.org.uk
We can do courses on demand, whitewater, sea and surf.
Neil, Thank you very much for stepping in at the 11th hour, a fantastic 2 days, I would be happy to recommend Southerexposure to anyone 5stars
by littleyellowente
Wed Aug 14, 2013 6:38 pm
Forum: Courses, Trips and Guiding
Topic: 3 Star Whitewater training and assessment Required
Replies: 4
Views: 501

3 Star Whitewater training and assessment Required

Im having a total nightmare trying to find a 3* WW course provider that will actually respond to my emails or phone messages. I accept that this time of year they are all out paddling and probably have all courses booked up but at least a courteous return email would stop me bashing my head against ...
by littleyellowente
Thu Apr 26, 2012 10:59 am
Forum: Competition
Topic: Zastera Master 90 stability
Replies: 2
Views: 1670

Zastera Master 90 stability

Based on the rough guide of the Marsport scale could any one tell me what the Stability rating is for a Zastera Marster
by littleyellowente
Wed Oct 05, 2011 9:16 am
Forum: Competition
Topic: wobble factor
Replies: 13
Views: 3599

wobble factor

can anyone tell me what wobble factor a Plastex ares 390 is.
by littleyellowente
Wed Jul 06, 2011 5:12 pm
Forum: Competition
Topic: Club near cardiff for flatwater racing
Replies: 6
Views: 1144

Re: Club near cardiff for flatwater racing

littleyellowente were you successful on finding a club near Cardiff? I'm keen on joining a flat water racing club too Hi Ajs, I was enquiring originally for a friend as far as I can make out Cardiff Bay Kayakers was the preferred choice followed closely behind by I believe but could be wrong LLantw...
by littleyellowente
Wed Jun 22, 2011 1:28 pm
Forum: Competition
Topic: Paddling in Bedford
Replies: 1
Views: 462

Paddling in Bedford

I am on a residential course in Bedford for the next 2 weeks

I was wondering if anyone could tell me the best places locally to park up and paddle my K1 for a few miles training in the evenings.

Cheers Andy
by littleyellowente
Fri Jun 03, 2011 11:11 am
Forum: Canoeing
Topic: Where to buy Carbon Kevlar
Replies: 3
Views: 733

Where to buy Carbon Kevlar

I am looking for a local supplier of carbon kevlar to undertake some canoe and kayak repairs can anyone recommend a supplier in Wiltshire or surrounding area