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    Well I am 52 and still hand grind my coffee at my...

    Well I am 52 and still hand grind my coffee at my desk!
  2. Hi, these are the waterways that it covers ...

    Hi, these are the waterways that it covers


    All Canal & River Trust Waterways

    See the Canal & River Trust for a list of all waterways managed by Canal & River Trust


    All Environment...
  3. I was given a slightly domed plastic bung that...

    I was given a slightly domed plastic bung that fitted in/on the base of the mast and I poured epoxy into the foot itself to form a self leveled mirror finish surface, and painted it with epoxy around...
  4. Interestingly, SUPs are not permitted on all...

    Interestingly, SUPs are not permitted on all waterways available under the British canoeing agreement either....
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    Its a long time since I was on SotP but...

    Its a long time since I was on SotP but definitely worth returning for a Crow blogg!
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    Look for a tide of over 9m at Liverpool...

    Look for a tide of over 9m at Liverpool (Easytide) and add an hour for high tide at Chester. On a big tide it will over-top about 15 minutes early. It is a good paddle, landings upstream can be...
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    Come and do the Cheshire Ring Race...

    Come and do the Cheshire Ring Race it is great fun!

    1 Its 96 miles with 92 locks and 5 tunnels to portage. Goes through the middle of Manchester and also the beautiful Chesire Plain

    2 The...
  8. Thread: Rutland Water

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    However, if you fit a sail and make it into a...

    However, if you fit a sail and make it into a sailing canoe, you can go all over the lake :-)
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    I am predominantly a sea kayaker now and have...

    I am predominantly a sea kayaker now and have fitted quite a few deck compasses, the Silva/Garmin 70P being the main one. This is very easy if the kayak has a compass recess. If it does not have a...
  10. Having grown up near to Twyford and gone to...

    Having grown up near to Twyford and gone to School in Wargrave these pictures bring back many happy memories - thanks :-)
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    Yes, I have been asked as well when I had a heavy...

    Yes, I have been asked as well when I had a heavy canoe: licence lock-through, otherwise portage. Luckily for my back I had the licence :-)
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    Meet me on the Bridgewater and try the boat then...

    Meet me on the Bridgewater and try the boat then make Peter an offer for it before he even collects it!
    (you might even make a profit Peter!)
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    Sold!

    Sold!
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    I had wondered if it was after looking round...

    I had wondered if it was after looking round here. I will be sad to see it go but I have acquired too many boats and I need the room for a new build :-)
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    I answered this via tapatalk and when J had...

    I answered this via tapatalk and when J had finished writing it then showed me the previous posts!!! Aagh!



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    I think Greg could answer the question of origin....

    I think Greg could answer the question of origin. It is very flat rockered, tracks very well. It has very good secondary stability and you can confidently disengage the bow and stern on flat water...
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    Unfortunately I have never paddled those boats. ...

    Unfortunately I have never paddled those boats. I am not very good at determining tippyness as I normally paddle quite tippy boats anyway.


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    Well done! Serious respect to you for getting...

    Well done! Serious respect to you for getting round, it is a tough race - on body and mind. I was feeling very tired and managed 23 hours (maybe 23.5 I haven't seen the result yet). To put it in...
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    I leave at 9:30 so I may catch you up along the...

    I leave at 9:30 so I may catch you up along the way. Looks like being cold overnight too, hope we don't get too much mist rising.


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    Well I have just packed up my food for the race,...

    Well I have just packed up my food for the race, it looks far too much. I really need to get some sleep too. Is there a good reason for doing the CRR, probably not; except that I didn't do it last...
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    Dagger Sojourn Solo Royalex lite

    This is a a rather specialist boat, so it's either your thing or not. The Sojourn is a light weight (22kg - measured) 14.5 foot canoe that is a fast and straight tracking. It is an excellent boat...
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    I recognise that SOT from another forum - they...

    I recognise that SOT from another forum - they were there VERY early.

    I hope the young lad enjoyed himself!
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    I did go out in the Dagger Sojourn the other...

    I did go out in the Dagger Sojourn the other night to see if I could paddle it for the 96 miles; but then I thought better of it and entered K1. I am not fit at the moment so you may well beat me !
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    When our kids were young I got a few Palm Rec...

    When our kids were young I got a few Palm Rec (youth) buoyancy aids. They had a huge range of adjustment as they were intended for outdoor centers and they fitted from about 5 years old to about 15...
  25. Thread: Escape Pod

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    A few years ago Steamerpoint made a low camping...

    A few years ago Steamerpoint made a low camping trailer that kept within the car roofline (to reduce fuel consumption) and had room to sleep inside and store the trailer on top. He brought it to a...
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