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by charleston14
Sun Mar 29, 2020 3:59 pm
Forum: Sea Kayaking
Topic: Valley Hatch Toggles
Replies: 8
Views: 332

Re: Valley Hatch Toggles

Picture please ?
by charleston14
Wed Mar 25, 2020 11:26 pm
Forum: Sea Kayaking
Topic: Shrike, a lightweight sea kayak for home construction.^
Replies: 299
Views: 50622

Re: Shrike, a lightweight sea kayak for home construction.^

A most comprehensive Shrike build video 40+ mins long

by charleston14
Thu Mar 19, 2020 11:10 pm
Forum: Sea Kayaking
Topic: Hatch covers lubricant
Replies: 9
Views: 442

Re: Hatch covers lubricant

by charleston14
Thu Mar 19, 2020 10:38 pm
Forum: Sea Kayaking
Topic: Hatch covers lubricant
Replies: 9
Views: 442

Re: Hatch covers lubricant

Video on that
by charleston14
Sat Mar 14, 2020 9:29 am
Forum: Sea Kayaking
Topic: 2020 Sea Kayak events
Replies: 29
Views: 2405

Re: 2020 Sea Kayak events

National trust Scotland Beginner sea kayaking week Morvich, highlands Monday 20–Friday 24 April (5-day course) and Saturday 25–Sunday 26 April (2-day course) Time: 9am–4pm Ticket: £180 (2 days) | £400 (5 days) All equipment is provided. https://www.nts.org.uk/visit/events/beginner-sea-kayaking-week
by charleston14
Sat Mar 14, 2020 9:19 am
Forum: Sea Kayaking
Topic: 2020 Sea Kayak events
Replies: 29
Views: 2405

Re: 2020 Sea Kayak events

Christian canoe club North Wales & Anglesey Sea & River Kayaking Weekend Bookings close on 4th March 2020 27th March 2020 - 29th March 2020 Book by 4th March 2020 and enjoy North Wales & Anglesey. Fir Intermediate paddlers who are at the sea kayak or white water award level/old 3 star . We will be s...
by charleston14
Sat Mar 14, 2020 8:59 am
Forum: Sea Kayaking
Topic: 2020 Sea Kayak events
Replies: 29
Views: 2405

Re: 2020 Sea Kayak events

Christian canoe club North Wales Sea Kayaking 3rd September 2020 - 6th September 2020 For those wanting to improve their sea kayaking expedition skills. We will be staying in a house in Llanfairfechan & maybe do a camping trip. The cost will be £55 To book a place please contact Joanna : events@chri...
by charleston14
Sat Mar 14, 2020 8:52 am
Forum: Sea Kayaking
Topic: 2020 Sea Kayak events
Replies: 29
Views: 2405

Re: 2020 Sea Kayak events

Christian canoe club Northumberland and farne islands trip
5 to 9 June

At least 3 star / sea kayak award
book by 10 April

http://christiancanoe.co.uk/event/north ... -kayaking/

http://christiancanoe.co.uk/faq/
by charleston14
Mon Mar 09, 2020 9:35 pm
Forum: Sea Kayaking Gear For Sale
Topic: Anas Acuta - early 80s - better than new
Replies: 28
Views: 859

Re: Anas Acuta - early 80s - better than new

Replacement “close approximation“ decals are available, just not from Valley. They are not replicas as they are not geometrically the same, being drawn from a photo, Just an attempt to preserve the original graphics as these older boats get repaired. Note I did ask Valley first. https://media.ukrive...
by charleston14
Mon Mar 09, 2020 9:22 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Talla Spillway
Replies: 6
Views: 464

Re: Talla Spillway

Did a google search..low head dam? If so..Very Dodgy.
by charleston14
Sat Mar 07, 2020 4:45 pm
Forum: Sea Kayaking
Topic: Norse kayaks from Norway- anyone know much about these?
Replies: 16
Views: 1161

Re: Norse kayaks from Norway- anyone know much about these?

was thinking Sea King on the Bylgja, except I think both have a little more deadwood aft than Anas Acuta or Sea King? Anas acuta for comparison, rear deck is flat and the keel line near the stern has a lot of upward sweep to it https://media.ukriversguidebook.co.uk/uploads/78204/1583599785443-8621....
by charleston14
Thu Mar 05, 2020 6:30 pm
Forum: Sea Kayaking
Topic: Exercises to improve strength for kayaking
Replies: 23
Views: 1197

Re: Exercises to improve strength for kayaking

so in summary;
Just do something; it’ll be good for your paddling
Scotland is nice.
by charleston14
Mon Mar 02, 2020 7:11 pm
Forum: Sea Kayaking
Topic: 2020 Sea Kayak events
Replies: 29
Views: 2405

Re: 2020 Sea Kayak events

Naxos sea kayak symposium
Greece
November 13-20
http://nsks.gr/
by charleston14
Fri Feb 28, 2020 9:49 pm
Forum: Sea Kayaking
Topic: Exercises to improve strength for kayaking
Replies: 23
Views: 1197

Re: Exercises to improve strength for kayaking

Aside from training there’s some other things people tend to overlook. None of the training will work quite as well if you overlook these in my opinion Sleep; get enough quality sleep. the training stimulates a metabolic process, but the muscles do their growth development during sleep. Protein: lea...
by charleston14
Fri Feb 28, 2020 7:40 pm
Forum: Sea Kayaking
Topic: Exercises to improve strength for kayaking
Replies: 23
Views: 1197

Re: Exercises to improve strength for kayaking

stamina; lighter weights, high reps Strength; heavier weight but lower reps. Typically 4 or 5 sets of 8 to 10 rep max. Progressive overload is key, some may disagree on that. For shoulders, front raise (front felt) side lateral raises (middle delt) Reverse fly (rear delt) Dumbell overhead press Go s...
by charleston14
Wed Feb 26, 2020 5:57 pm
Forum: Sea Kayaking
Topic: 2020 Sea Kayak events
Replies: 29
Views: 2405

Re: 2020 Sea Kayak events

Skin on frame kayak building courses
Bristol
May sep nov
£1800
https://www.shipshape.works/course-dates
by charleston14
Fri Feb 21, 2020 9:18 am
Forum: Sea Kayaking Gear For Sale
Topic: Old Nordkapp or Pintail wanted
Replies: 6
Views: 1149

Re: Old Nordkapp or Pintail wanted

Old nordkapp in Reading
eBay £200
by charleston14
Wed Feb 19, 2020 7:01 pm
Forum: Sea Kayaking
Topic: 2020 Sea Kayak events
Replies: 29
Views: 2405

Re: 2020 Sea Kayak events

Jurassic gathering
Dorset
Sep 4 5 6
https://www.jurassicgathering.co.uk/?fb ... 5bwS6c2VRc
by charleston14
Mon Feb 17, 2020 10:04 pm
Forum: Sea Kayaking
Topic: 2020 Sea Kayak events
Replies: 29
Views: 2405

Re: 2020 Sea Kayak events

North Devon summer sigh tickets are now live. See earlier post for link.
by charleston14
Mon Feb 17, 2020 9:36 pm
Forum: Sea Kayaking
Topic: 2020 Sea Kayak events
Replies: 29
Views: 2405

Re: 2020 Sea Kayak events

Round Hayling kayak event
Hayling island, south coast
29 August
See Hayling RIKE on Facebook

https://m.facebook.com/kayakhayling/