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by Riverkeeper84
Sun Dec 10, 2017 5:42 pm
Forum: Sea Kayaking
Topic: New member just saying hello! :)
Replies: 5
Views: 488

Re: New member just saying hello! :)

Number one tip, join a local sea kayaking club Thanks a lot mate. I'm actually in the process of looking for one! I've browsed a ton of fitness/health clubs and other places, but couldn't find too much where I am in the north east. http://www.canoe-england-northeast.org.uk/region01/index.cfm/clubs/...
by Riverkeeper84
Sun Dec 10, 2017 2:05 pm
Forum: Sea Kayaking
Topic: New member just saying hello! :)
Replies: 5
Views: 488

Re: New member just saying hello! :)

Number one tip, join a local sea kayaking club Thanks a lot mate. I'm actually in the process of looking for one! I've browse a ton of fitness/health clubs but couldn't find too much where I am in the north east. http://www.canoe-england-northeast.org.uk/region01/index.cfm/clubs/ That's about the o...
by Riverkeeper84
Sun Dec 10, 2017 2:01 pm
Forum: Canoeing
Topic: Canoeing Near Orlando Florida
Replies: 5
Views: 572

Re: Canoeing Near Orlando Florida

You need to seriously be careful for alligators!
by Riverkeeper84
Sun Dec 10, 2017 1:58 pm
Forum: Dates and Events
Topic: Justine Curgenven lecture
Replies: 1
Views: 646

Re: Justine Curgenven lecture

Ahhhhh, wish I was closer :(
by Riverkeeper84
Sat Dec 09, 2017 11:23 pm
Forum: Sea Kayaking
Topic: Rough Weather Limits?
Replies: 15
Views: 1454

Re: Rough Weather Limits?

As others have said there are so many variables it is impossible to answer. As with things like down hill biking there are videos out there of people kayaking in conditions most of us would consider insane, while some of them are, the well respected ones manage the risks but just have a far higher ...
by Riverkeeper84
Sat Dec 09, 2017 11:17 pm
Forum: Paddling Partners
Topic: North East England
Replies: 2
Views: 508

North East England

I'm in the Durham area - are there any local groups who are still doing white water outings? I've actually searched but couldn't find too much (sorry for bumping a 2 year old thread!).
by Riverkeeper84
Sat Dec 09, 2017 11:08 pm
Forum: Sea Kayaking
Topic: British Kayak manufacturers and customer service
Replies: 16
Views: 2797

Re: British Kayak manufacturers and customer service

Hi Psamathe I agree with the comments about how helpful manufacturers are. Particularly the case as in contrast I've found retailers a total waste of time. When selecting my (new) kayak I'd call retailers with questions and I got more accurate info from the manufacturer web site - and when a retail...
by Riverkeeper84
Sat Dec 09, 2017 11:06 pm
Forum: Sea Kayaking
Topic: New member just saying hello! :)
Replies: 5
Views: 488

New member just saying hello! :)

Hi all,

New to the forum but a long time lurker.

After doing canoeing for a while i've decided to try my hand at sea kayaking as it does look like a rather good laugh!


Hope to learn a lot here and make some friends.

Cheers,

Tony