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by jamiemagee
Tue Dec 27, 2016 4:09 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Chasing Niagara
Replies: 12
Views: 1739

Re: Chasing Niagara

I enjoyed it. I believe it's free on red bull TV at the moment too

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by jamiemagee
Sun Dec 25, 2016 5:25 pm
Forum: Sea Kayaking
Topic: Ainsworth touring paddles.. Thoughts?
Replies: 26
Views: 2050

Re: RE: Re: Ainsworth touring paddles.. Thoughts?

rockhopper wrote:I think the VE joint is very good and i have both Werners and Lendals.
If you are anyway near Essex you are welcome to try my paddles
No where near but thanks for the offer

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by jamiemagee
Sat Dec 24, 2016 10:11 pm
Forum: Sea Kayaking
Topic: Ainsworth touring paddles.. Thoughts?
Replies: 26
Views: 2050

Re: Ainsworth touring paddles.. Thoughts?

Sorry I think that should've said finding a pair not holding a pair

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by jamiemagee
Sat Dec 24, 2016 6:57 pm
Forum: Sea Kayaking
Topic: Ainsworth touring paddles.. Thoughts?
Replies: 26
Views: 2050

Re: Ainsworth touring paddles.. Thoughts?

Thanks for the replies. Interesting thoughts on the locking system as the I though the Werner one was the best. Biggest issue I'm having is holding a pair. Lot of money to spend on something it's difficult to hold first

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by jamiemagee
Fri Dec 23, 2016 3:38 pm
Forum: Sea Kayaking
Topic: Ainsworth touring paddles.. Thoughts?
Replies: 26
Views: 2050

Re: Ainsworth touring paddles.. Thoughts?

Cheers Rog,

I'll have a read.

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by jamiemagee
Fri Dec 23, 2016 9:32 am
Forum: Sea Kayaking
Topic: Ainsworth touring paddles.. Thoughts?
Replies: 26
Views: 2050

Re: Ainsworth touring paddles.. Thoughts?

They look well priced. Any recommendations on which blade to go for?

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by jamiemagee
Thu Dec 22, 2016 11:28 pm
Forum: Sea Kayaking
Topic: Boots
Replies: 8
Views: 1047

Re: Boots

I like the lomo ones. Brilliant sole on them

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by jamiemagee
Thu Dec 22, 2016 11:28 pm
Forum: Sea Kayaking
Topic: Ainsworth touring paddles.. Thoughts?
Replies: 26
Views: 2050

Ainsworth touring paddles.. Thoughts?

So I'm after a new set of touring paddles and should be able to get a pair of the carbon fibre Ainsworth for about £200 Only problem is finding reviews/ opinions is proving impossible. Does anyone have any thoughts or reviews? Positive or negative. Any other recommendations also appreciated. Thanks ...
by jamiemagee
Thu Dec 15, 2016 7:14 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: paddling apps- sträva or .......
Replies: 11
Views: 1041

Re: paddling apps- sträva or .......

I use endomondo on my phone. Works well

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by jamiemagee
Tue Nov 15, 2016 10:57 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: BCU fees to rise in 2017
Replies: 16
Views: 920

Re: BCU fees to rise in 2017

I rarely use canals. Still as a club coach I need to stay registered so they've got me over a barrel I guess :(

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by jamiemagee
Tue Nov 15, 2016 10:38 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: BCU fees to rise in 2017
Replies: 16
Views: 920

Re: BCU fees to rise in 2017

Not to happy about the rise. Can't say i feel I get a lot out of my membership

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by jamiemagee
Thu Nov 10, 2016 7:54 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Boat and kit storage
Replies: 7
Views: 640

Re: Boat and kit storage

If it's a plastic boat hang it on the wall. I used some straps and swing hooks from b&q. That was until I got more boats so had to build racking for it

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by jamiemagee
Tue Oct 04, 2016 10:58 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring Gear For Sale
Topic: Grand Kayak Gear Sale!
Replies: 6
Views: 598

Re: Grand Kayak Gear Sale!

Sent an email about the shorty cag but it bounced back?

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by jamiemagee
Tue Oct 04, 2016 9:37 pm
Forum: Sea Kayaking Gear For Sale
Topic: Easky 15 Touring/Sea Kayak for sale in Norfolk
Replies: 9
Views: 979

Re: Easky 15 Touring/Sea Kayak for sale in Norfolk

I'm glad you're so far away

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by jamiemagee
Mon Oct 03, 2016 6:42 pm
Forum: Products and Media
Topic: A product for all kayakers, expedition, competition and general!
Replies: 1
Views: 493

Re: A product for all kayakers, expodition, compition an general!

Maybe change the thread title to read expedition and competition. Points out that the above information is clearly copied and pasted from elsewhere .

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by jamiemagee
Wed Sep 28, 2016 5:56 pm
Forum: Competition
Topic: My fellow racers, I call upon your opinion.
Replies: 4
Views: 820

Re: My fellow racers, I call upon your opinion.

Generally longer boats are faster. The weight difference won't make a massive difference.

I'd say over a short distance/ winding course the wwr but that extra 4ft on the k1 should soon see it taking the lead otherwise.



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by jamiemagee
Tue Sep 13, 2016 8:35 pm
Forum: Sea Kayaking
Topic: Salopette recommendations
Replies: 9
Views: 1104

Re: Salopette recommendations

I love my nookie evolution trousers. Not salopetes but they've a good neoprene waist band and ankle adjustment. Haven't yet tested how dry the are as only recently bought a twin waisted cag. I'd also question why people recommend latex socks when manufacturers are moving towards fabric ones? Sent fr...
by jamiemagee
Fri Sep 02, 2016 11:45 pm
Forum: Sea Kayaking Gear For Sale
Topic: Dagger Alchemy 14.0L for sale
Replies: 6
Views: 533

Re: Dagger Alchemy 14.0L for sale

Found it now

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by jamiemagee
Fri Sep 02, 2016 11:04 pm
Forum: Sea Kayaking Gear For Sale
Topic: Dagger Alchemy 14.0L for sale
Replies: 6
Views: 533

Re: Dagger Alchemy 14.0L for sale

Asking for pictures. Can't see it on eBay

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by jamiemagee
Wed Aug 31, 2016 1:25 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring Gear For Sale
Topic: Various WW Kit For Sale all in vgc.
Replies: 8
Views: 1207

Re: Various WW Kit For Sale all in vgc.

Sending you a PM

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by jamiemagee
Sun Aug 28, 2016 9:13 pm
Forum: Sea Kayaking Gear For Sale
Topic: Dagger Alchemy 14.0L for sale
Replies: 6
Views: 533

Re: Dagger Alchemy 14.0L for sale

Pm sent

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by jamiemagee
Wed Aug 24, 2016 9:34 pm
Forum: Sea Kayaking
Topic: Dry suit wear and tear and preventative repair.
Replies: 9
Views: 1032

Re: Dry suit wear and tear and preventative repair.

Get in touch. I'll bet you a beer they say send it in

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by jamiemagee
Tue Aug 23, 2016 3:40 pm
Forum: Courses, Trips and Guiding
Topic: Looking to complete BCU 1 star - Kayaking
Replies: 6
Views: 630

Re: Looking to complete BCU 1 star - Kayaking

Personally I'd go straight for a two star. In fact that's what I did. Where are you based?

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by jamiemagee
Mon Aug 22, 2016 8:30 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: New take on the sit on top
Replies: 5
Views: 617

Re: New take on the sit on top

Guaranteed to get wet. Looks interesting

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by jamiemagee
Mon Aug 22, 2016 8:29 pm
Forum: Sea Kayaking
Topic: Help (France)
Replies: 8
Views: 944

Re: Help (France)

I had breakdown cover that provided a courtesy car... Worth a look

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by jamiemagee
Sun Aug 21, 2016 10:01 pm
Forum: Sea Kayaking
Topic: Looking to get started in Sea Kayaking - NW England
Replies: 12
Views: 1260

Re: Looking to get started in Sea Kayaking - NW England

I'm certain Liverpool have a club. Have a look for their website and give them a ring.

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by jamiemagee
Sun Aug 14, 2016 11:28 am
Forum: Sea Kayaking
Topic: Dagger Exodus
Replies: 15
Views: 1533

Re: Dagger Exodus

If a second hand seller won't let you try before you buy I'd walk away

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by jamiemagee
Sun Jul 17, 2016 6:07 pm
Forum: Sea Kayaking
Topic: Waterproof jacket
Replies: 10
Views: 867

Re: Waterproof jacket

If you're quick check out sport pursuit. Some good prices on yak cags or even other jackets generally.

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by jamiemagee
Sat Jul 02, 2016 6:29 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Lost BCU Certificates
Replies: 9
Views: 1046

Re: Lost BCU Certificates

No you don't need first aid for L1

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by jamiemagee
Mon Jun 20, 2016 8:23 pm
Forum: England - Northwest
Topic: RIVER DERWENT (Derwentwater to Bassenthwaite Lake)
Replies: 7
Views: 4621

Re: RIVER DERWENT (Derwentwater to Bassenthwaite Lake)

Anything that might cause issues at higher levels?