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by waverley610
Wed Aug 08, 2018 9:09 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Is it true that.........?
Replies: 13
Views: 1798

Re: Is it true that.........?

What happened? I'd demoed a Phantom and was blown away; went back a few weeks later for another demo only to be told they'd got rid of it as there was no point in carrying a boat that was unavailable for sale. Then told of 25% tit for tat Trump tax as per Simon's post and that Dagger had no immedia...
by waverley610
Sat Aug 04, 2018 9:57 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Is it true that.........?
Replies: 13
Views: 1798

Re: Is it true that.........?

Bad news of this story came my way today grrr
by waverley610
Sat Aug 19, 2017 8:31 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Pinned paddler and Rescue - Lots to discuss...
Replies: 14
Views: 1894

Re: Pinned paddler and Rescue - Lots to discuss...

"As I was calculating the risks of what I was about to do, none of that mattered. It was my birthday and I just wanted that guy to have another birthday. "My brain went into automatic mode, and I knew that if I didn't act immediately, we would be recovering a body." These are the do'ers of this wor...
by waverley610
Mon Jun 19, 2017 11:07 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: This season's holiday short edits... what ya got?!
Replies: 2
Views: 618

This season's holiday short edits... what ya got?!

Lots of folk having a great time and great levels over in sunny France last week. As it's that time of year for your 2017 holiday short edits to appear on UKRGB;
so in the words of Morsey...
this is a challenge, bring your game face...
by waverley610
Mon Jun 05, 2017 5:46 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Grand Canyon 1971
Replies: 2
Views: 776

Re: Grand Canyon 1971

Really enjoyed that, loving the early seventies groove on. Thanks for sharing.
by waverley610
Sun May 07, 2017 4:53 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Best whitewater course in the land
Replies: 27
Views: 3197

Re: Best whitewater course in the land

Morsey good effort; did you manage to pull off 1st 2nd and 3rd place?

I wanna see the pedestal award pic next :-) !
by waverley610
Sun May 07, 2017 10:15 am
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Drysuit brand that last longest
Replies: 29
Views: 2670

Re: Drysuit brand that last longest

Had my Dam X for nearly 11 years. I might replace it this winter but it certainly hasn't worn out yet and might blossom into a lovely teenager one day.
by waverley610
Mon Apr 24, 2017 5:12 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Sets up for a hammer
Replies: 4
Views: 823

Re: Sets up for a hammer

Some good flairs in the background too. I bet they all had a stout afterwards.
by waverley610
Mon Feb 06, 2017 4:28 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Not known for kayaking.... but in a kayak!
Replies: 45
Views: 3468

Re: Not known for kayaking.... but in a kayak!

You missed out on this day, Chas...where were you?!
Now if he'd only brought his other half along... Cat Deeley in a kayak; Meow!
by waverley610
Thu Jan 26, 2017 1:57 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Recomend me annual travel insurance with kayaking and winter sports
Replies: 13
Views: 1402

Re: Recomend me annual travel insurance with kayaking and winter sports

Yep I have binned off insure and go. Kayak cover was naff. Insure and Go do however give cover on G4 w/w kayaking in the general terms (unlike many other insurers). That cover is limited to personal injury or evacuation etc and not for ' loss of kit in use ' but when I asked specifically about this...
by waverley610
Wed Jan 25, 2017 5:44 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Not known for kayaking.... but in a kayak!
Replies: 45
Views: 3468

Re: Not known for kayaking.... but in a kayak!

This one is an easy guess, you get bonus points if you can name the photographer! (Also a boater)
Is it Mr Dart Park Country Park (forgot his other name)!?

In canoes is it? Alfred Hitchcock...


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by waverley610
Tue Jan 17, 2017 5:11 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Not known for kayaking.... but in a kayak!
Replies: 45
Views: 3468

Re: Not known for kayaking.... but in a kayak!

Good spot Morsey, long time sponsor indeed Jim!

by waverley610
Mon Jan 16, 2017 7:12 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Not known for kayaking.... but in a kayak!
Replies: 45
Views: 3468

Re: Not known for kayaking.... but in a kayak!

Freddie Flintoff....




... is Shaun Baker wearing bling?!
by waverley610
Mon Jan 16, 2017 6:57 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Not known for kayaking.... but in a kayak!
Replies: 45
Views: 3468

Re: Not known for kayaking.... but in a kayak!

Pope John Paul 2....

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by waverley610
Sun Jan 15, 2017 11:28 am
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Not known for kayaking.... but in a kayak!
Replies: 45
Views: 3468

Not known for kayaking.... but in a kayak!

Possibly the shortest UKRGB thread ever but here goes; Photos or videos of famous folk out kayaking?! I'll start the ball rolling with the letter 'J' Muppeteer Jim Henson and claim a bonus point for awesome retro-ness.....can ayone possibly top that? Bring it on!!! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HM...
by waverley610
Wed Oct 19, 2016 11:23 am
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Watch this vid [but well away from tea and keyboard]...
Replies: 6
Views: 1118

Re: Watch this vid [but well away from tea and keyboard]...

Fantastic stuff. I think they'd all break before they broke away!
by waverley610
Wed Oct 19, 2016 11:21 am
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Wild West Kayaking on BBC
Replies: 0
Views: 456

Wild West Kayaking on BBC

Some up-close creek boating on show 4.30 minutes into the 2nd episode of "Wild West Americas Great Frontier"

available on iplayer:

http://www.bbc.co.uk/iplayer/episode/b0 ... gh-country


Oh Be Joyful Creek Colorado.
by waverley610
Tue Aug 16, 2016 8:53 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Best whitewater course in the land
Replies: 27
Views: 3197

Re: Best whitewater course in the land




Folks down LV are thinking.... er CIWW it's a bit shallow innit?!?

....might as well drop off an house!!!



Morsey, Nice Ear Dip, care to share your crib sheet?!
by waverley610
Sun Jul 24, 2016 8:09 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Yes this is a challenge, bring your game face.
Replies: 22
Views: 2618

Re: Yes this is a challenge, bring your game face.

Hey H. Nah that's a last summer micro edit, I'll be testing the waters soon I hope.
by waverley610
Mon Apr 18, 2016 9:43 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Mid sized panel van to fit shiva and karma inside? Hiring.
Replies: 0
Views: 435

Mid sized panel van to fit shiva and karma inside? Hiring.

Some real world personal experience please... specifically what fits the above? Possibly looking to hire a commercial mid size panel van for Europe that will fit a m Karma and m Shiva inside diagonally or even lengthwise? Both boats I beleive are 8'6" in old money and reason I ask is that some makes...
by waverley610
Fri Feb 19, 2016 8:37 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Fish tank stopper
Replies: 4
Views: 1126

Re: Fish tank stopper

Yeah, don't need words to get it but how'd he get a model of the exact scale that you actually feel when caught recirculating?!
by waverley610
Fri Feb 19, 2016 11:40 am
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Fish tank stopper
Replies: 4
Views: 1126

Fish tank stopper

by waverley610
Tue Feb 16, 2016 9:40 am
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: UKRGB
Replies: 14
Views: 2613

Re: UKRGB

I didn't realize there had been a change! Good to see that the site remains in safe hands; seldom post but visit often, thanks for all the excellent work & input.
by waverley610
Fri Jul 31, 2015 10:56 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: And now for something completely different...
Replies: 5
Views: 1268

Re: And now for something completely different...

Was that really a "hard right" line on tripple step on the Guil i.e. over the top of the "curtain" and cave/undercut bit? If so was it deliberate? Well it's really nice to get some positive feedback on a somewhat alternative take, many thanks for checking it out all. Good spot,Triple; Not that I kn...
by waverley610
Fri Jul 24, 2015 11:34 am
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: And now for something completely different...
Replies: 5
Views: 1268

And now for something completely different...

For a little bit of Friday fun, sharing my edit which is entirely concocted from cinema sound bites.

Hope you enjoy watching as it was a lot of fun to put together.

So pay attention 007 and UKRGB movie buffs, wezzit all from..?!?