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by blurpup
Fri Sep 07, 2012 3:34 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Dee Access Agreement
Replies: 236
Views: 23050

Re: Dee Access Agreement

I think a key stumbling block is the premise that this agreement is granting access to the water, therefore it introduces and reinforces the concept of ownership. This is something which is contested by the BCU and WCA, as the thesis of Rev Caffyn concludes that there is a right of navigation for an...
by blurpup
Wed Nov 02, 2011 9:00 am
Forum: Competition
Topic: Is more safety cover needed for Wild Water Raceing?
Replies: 50
Views: 3849

Re: Is more safety cover needed for Wild Water Raceing?

whether a 12 year old has the strength to turn a long boat quickly enough in a critical situation. I do not know the answer. I'd just like to pick up this technical point. There is no concrete rule, as each youngster has different strength and skill attributes - and it would be for their coach to d...
by blurpup
Mon Oct 31, 2011 2:07 pm
Forum: Competition
Topic: Is more safety cover needed for Wild Water Raceing?
Replies: 50
Views: 3849

Re: Is more safety cover needed for Wild Water Raceing?

One issue that WWR paddlers can face when being rescued is the amount of water in the boat, even with airbags. This normally means that an extraction in high flow is less attractive than the point below the tail. I am not aware that there is any historical evidence of a WWR ever being trapped across...
by blurpup
Tue Sep 06, 2011 11:44 am
Forum: Whitewater and Touring Kayaks For Sale
Topic: canoesport race wing paddle CARBON CHEAP
Replies: 3
Views: 602

Re: canoesport race wing paddle CARBON CHEAP

Are the blades still available?
by blurpup
Sun Aug 21, 2011 7:56 am
Forum: Whitewater and Touring Kayaks For Sale
Topic: P&H Scorpio LV Sea Kayak
Replies: 3
Views: 527

Re: P&H Scorpio LV Sea Kayak

Is your scorpio still available?

Thanks.
by blurpup
Wed Aug 17, 2011 9:57 am
Forum: Whitewater and Touring Kayaks For Sale
Topic: 2 sea kayaks for sale: One used & one new
Replies: 1
Views: 401

Re: 2 sea kayaks for sale: One used & one new

Is the Avocet still available?

Thanks.
by blurpup
Thu Sep 23, 2010 7:08 am
Forum: Competition
Topic: Wild Water Racing Feedback
Replies: 0
Views: 329

Wild Water Racing Feedback

If you are at all interested in having a go at WWR, there is a new initiative to find out what paddlers are interested in - and to keep them informed of events they might like to take part in. Go along to http://www.wildwater.org.uk/index.php/Grow-Our-Sport/ to help grow WWR participation. Thanks Ne...