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by Tom Matthews
Fri Nov 07, 2014 2:10 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Companies that rock
Replies: 521
Views: 87473

Re: Companies that rock

Robin hood watersports: always friendly and helpful on the phone, quick to respond and quick to send off kit , even when I was in Norway! I almost always ring them up as I know I can get good advice northshore watersports: Great price on some paddles and were very helpful when i managed to mess up a...
by Tom Matthews
Fri Sep 19, 2014 9:22 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Trying to find work in Chile (gap year)
Replies: 10
Views: 1213

Re: Trying to find work in Chile (gap year)

Thanks again for the responses You are right paula, to get a work visa it looks like you need a signed contract,i am going off this information: http://chileabroad.gov.cl/en/que-hacer/para-trabajar-en-chile/ Although I just found out a short term visa may be more applicable for me. Mark: I would lov...
by Tom Matthews
Wed Sep 17, 2014 11:47 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Trying to find work in Chile (gap year)
Replies: 10
Views: 1213

Re: Trying to find work in Chile (gap year)

Cheers for getting back everyone! I had a look at some agencies, and I wasn't finding much luck for chile, but there looked like some interesting stuff for lots of other countries so I will bare that in mind for my travels thanks! I had a look at the Visa situation, it looked like you don't need one...
by Tom Matthews
Mon Sep 15, 2014 12:55 am
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Trying to find work in Chile (gap year)
Replies: 10
Views: 1213

Trying to find work in Chile (gap year)

So I am a young lad that has just finished his A-levels and is on one of these "gap year" things. Although apparently I am allergic to exams or something, so it might just become several "gap years". Started with a 12 day trip to Norway with some good friends (video if you fancy it: https://www.yout...
by Tom Matthews
Fri Aug 01, 2014 6:09 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring Kayaks For Sale
Topic: WANTED: second hand boat in norway
Replies: 1
Views: 241

WANTED: second hand boat in norway

I am currently in jostedal Norway for six weeks. I am looking for a second hand boat to buy as I am having a nightmare with boats out here, as the one I was going to use is taken and the other is far to small. looking for anything as long as it can take a heavy paddler e.g. nomad 8.1, jefe grande ec...
by Tom Matthews
Fri Aug 01, 2014 6:08 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Anyone selling a boat in norway?
Replies: 1
Views: 306

Anyone selling a boat in norway?

Sorry not to put this on the private sales thread, but I doubt any one wanting to sell there boat abroad will check it. I am currently in jostedal Norway for six weeks. I am looking for a second hand boat to buy as I am having a nightmare with boats out here, as the one I was going to use is taken a...
by Tom Matthews
Tue Jul 29, 2014 10:57 am
Forum: Whitewater and Touring Gear For Sale
Topic: Level Six Emperor - Bright Red/Charcoal L £350
Replies: 4
Views: 540

Re: Level Six Emperor - Bright Red/Charcoal L £350

Ah a little far away from me, I would only be able to pick it up seeing as I am leaving the country soon. Thanks anyway though!
by Tom Matthews
Mon Jul 28, 2014 4:14 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring Gear For Sale
Topic: Level Six Emperor - Bright Red/Charcoal L £350
Replies: 4
Views: 540

Re: Level Six Emperor - Bright Red/Charcoal L £350

seems my PM didn't go through. I was wondering wear you were based?
by Tom Matthews
Sat Jul 26, 2014 4:21 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Norway 2014 (video)
Replies: 3
Views: 512

Re: Norway 2014 (video)

Ah that sucks, the person who's account it is, is without internet for a bit, but I will mention it to him when he is back. Thanks for letting me know!
by Tom Matthews
Sat Jul 26, 2014 11:25 am
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Norway 2014 (video)
Replies: 3
Views: 512

Norway 2014 (video)

Want to see what happens when three youngsters set of to Norway for 2 weeks? If no then I don't know why you clicked a post with Norway in the title... If yes then you have three options: 1) A short video, quickly edited by myself : www.youtube.com/watch?v=P09zzPFqnqo 2) A longer video with a bit mo...
by Tom Matthews
Fri May 30, 2014 9:48 am
Forum: Whitewater and Touring Kayaks For Sale
Topic: Wanted: Nomad 8.5 or jefe Grande
Replies: 8
Views: 379

Re: Wanted: Nomad 8.5 or jefe Grande

Hi has anyone received any messages from me in return to your pm's? starting to think they may not have sent
by Tom Matthews
Sun May 11, 2014 6:24 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring Kayaks For Sale
Topic: Wanted: Nomad 8.5 or jefe Grande
Replies: 8
Views: 379

Wanted: Nomad 8.5 or jefe Grande

I am now 14 upwards stone now, and my regular Jefe with kit now feels very sluggish, as I am over the weight range. The nomad 8.5 looks great for my weight and I have heard very good thing about it. I would also still use a jefe grande however. If anyone has one of these boats for sale please let me...
by Tom Matthews
Mon May 05, 2014 10:20 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring Kayaks For Sale
Topic: Liquid Logic Jefe Grande
Replies: 12
Views: 1167

Re: Liquid Logic Jefe Grande

Some pictures would be great, If the boat is still for sale.
by Tom Matthews
Mon May 05, 2014 10:17 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring Kayaks For Sale
Topic: Jefe Grande - very good condition
Replies: 4
Views: 446

Re: Jefe Grande - very good condition

Is the boat still for sale? I also could be interested
by Tom Matthews
Sat Mar 08, 2014 6:05 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring Kayaks For Sale
Topic: For Sale: 2009 Series Jackson Kayak Star
Replies: 1
Views: 216

Re: For Sale: 2009 Series Jackson Kayak Star

Hi there is the boat still for sale?
by Tom Matthews
Thu Oct 17, 2013 11:11 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring Kayaks For Sale
Topic: Kit Clear Out
Replies: 15
Views: 1606

Re: Kit Clear Out

Hi George

I too might be interested in the project X
I realise Ash was first so just let me know if he ends up not being interested.
My email is Matthews.thomas1996@gmail.com

Thank very much!
Tom
by Tom Matthews
Thu Dec 27, 2012 2:06 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring Kayaks For Sale
Topic: PYRANHA MOLAN for sale
Replies: 15
Views: 1053

Re: PYRANHA MOLAN for sale

£315 sounds fine. Are you in tomorrow? I could come down with the money, and as long as it's ok be taking it home. Could you email me your address (matthews.thomas1996@gmail.com). Thanks Tom
by Tom Matthews
Tue Dec 25, 2012 6:38 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring Kayaks For Sale
Topic: PYRANHA MOLAN for sale
Replies: 15
Views: 1053

Re: PYRANHA MOLAN for sale

Hey is the boat still for sale? would be very interested, i live in oxfordshire so would be able to pick it up anytime, i can pay by cash. would you accept £300? my email is matthews.thomas1996@gmail.com (you might already have an email from me). Thanks very much!
by Tom Matthews
Thu Jan 12, 2012 4:52 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Spraydecks
Replies: 36
Views: 1836

Re: Spraydecks

the 'Play boater work deck', has always done me well on whitewater. It's perhaps not the driest deck around, but it defiantly won't pop.
by Tom Matthews
Mon Jan 02, 2012 6:23 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: The back loop
Replies: 6
Views: 1013

Re: The back loop

Hi i'm not a play boater myself, but i recently watched a video on youtube put out by Jackson kayaks. skip to 18:33 and you'll find the section that show it, all the best

by Tom Matthews
Mon Dec 19, 2011 12:20 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: What do you consider as kayaking music?
Replies: 28
Views: 1562

Re: What do you consider as kayaking music?

Well whenever i make a video, i tend to use anything from Dubstep, to Indie rock, and even US3. But the song i always associate with kayaking is Mattafix gangster blues, this is due to one of the first kayaking have ever watched: