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by dixie_boater
Mon Nov 29, 2004 2:52 pm
Forum: CBoat C Forum
Topic: Thanksgiving paddling
Replies: 8
Views: 2003

SE paddling was great!

... is a state park campground at the takeout with hot showers. My favorite winter time run! The parking lot was full at noon. There were at least twenty five paddlers, which included five open boaters. This southeastern winter paddling season got kicked off to a good start. Hopefully we'll continue ...
by dixie_boater
Sun Apr 18, 2004 4:14 pm
Forum: CBoat C Forum
Topic: Apalloosa seat by beluga
Replies: 3
Views: 908

Beluga Apaloosa Saddle Info

... I believe it important to tell you the many good points and the one drawback of bulkhead-type saddles. I have used bulkhead saddles for close to twenty years without any problem. I paddle lots of class III-IV (and occasional V) water in open boats. I am more confident with my roll and low-brace ...
by eddyhops
Fri Feb 13, 2004 7:06 pm
Forum: CBoat C Forum
Topic: Compare Probe 12II, and Viper 11 & 12
Replies: 24
Views: 8218

I paddle an Outrage X (six five two twenty) and I can leave the Vipers in the dust. >> Hmmm... ... fast is a matter of perspective. Slalom course, a V12 will smoke an Outrage. Geezer- Get the V12, it will take you a few months to pay your dues ...
by Kalifornia_Kid
Fri Feb 06, 2004 2:16 am
Forum: CBoat C Forum
Topic: Compare Probe 12II, and Viper 11 & 12
Replies: 24
Views: 8218

Other boat to try

... an Outrage X. They're big out here on the west coast. The Outrage is drier than the Viper, and just as fast. I paddle an Outrage X (six five two twenty) and I can leave the Vipers in the dust. Also, you have the performace, but the edges aren't as harsh. Good Luck 8) Kalifornia Kid
by NZMatt
Mon Jan 26, 2004 2:57 pm
Forum: CBoat C Forum
Topic: Spring Armada
Replies: 18
Views: 4984

Boats....

Welll....er....yes as it happens :) ....I've figured out what it would cost to ship a container to NZ and it's not much worse shipping an entire twenty foot container compared to crating specific boats (Jo's Phantom, the Tandem, my Groove and Acrobat) and sending just them. Problem is that you ...
by dixie_boater
Mon Nov 17, 2003 3:28 pm
Forum: CBoat C Forum
Topic: how old and how long have you paddled
Replies: 29
Views: 14009

Let me think now...

... and rivers (Amicalola and Upper Conasuaga). Most of my old paddling buddies quit a long time ago. Mostly I paddle with a much younger crowd of twenty somethings who are in yaks. However, they respect this old timer who has led them down the LRC and Sect. IV for their first runs. Michael
by Evelyn
Sun Nov 16, 2003 5:20 am
Forum: CBoat C Forum
Topic: towards a bombproof roll...
Replies: 21
Views: 7173

My advice...

... pool sessions like the ones here at Dartmouth. A small pool filled with twenty kayakers all trying (with varying degrees of success and control) ... water 2. Obstacles 3. Unexpected flipping on both on and off sides 4. Noise (even more disturbing and distracting, at times, than the calming ...
by sbroam
Tue Nov 04, 2003 9:36 pm
Forum: CBoat C Forum
Topic: fingers
Replies: 7
Views: 1752

me too neither

... if I ever got so good that this was no longer a challenge (ha!), I'd take up paddling lefty and that would keep me challenged for the next twenty years or so. I'm still a couple of decades away from mastering paddling righty, but maybe now I have another reason to switch sides, I'm wearing ...
by Evelyn
Fri Oct 03, 2003 4:44 pm
Forum: CBoat C Forum
Topic: Do people paddle in the winter round here these parts???
Replies: 7
Views: 2083

At my college we have pool sessions four times a week. Twenty kayakers and one C-1er (me) taking over the Olympic-sized pool in winter is quite the spectacle... the diving team always blames us for leaving leaves and other debris in the pool.
by Cone Bone
Tue Sep 23, 2003 6:00 pm
Forum: CBoat C Forum
Topic: the moment
Replies: 11
Views: 5185

Long time coming

... living room and spent some fine time on flatwater with his pet raccoon. After reading the book, I always knew I would someday make my own canoe. Twenty years later I ordered plans for a stripper canoe designed by Jensen for Canoe magazine. I built the boat in my dad's garage and spent some fine ...
by Sir Adam
Tue Feb 18, 2003 7:47 pm
Forum: CBoat C Forum
Topic: Has anyone paddled a esquif Nitro?
Replies: 0
Views: 2499

Has anyone paddled a esquif Nitro?

... Esquif is making the open-boat of the moment. Posted on Oct 2, 2002, 6:40 PM Nitro opinion from intermediate paddler - a bit long by Randy Randy ... away WANTING a Detonator as my next open boat. I paddled an Ocoee for twenty minutes the same day - my only experience in the Ocoee. It seemed ...
by Sir Adam
Tue Feb 18, 2003 6:49 pm
Forum: CBoat C Forum
Topic: Viper and Session Input
Replies: 0
Views: 1106

Viper and Session Input

... I have been paddling a Cascade on II+ to III for about a year - say twenty days total. I like it. But I am starting to want to play more, to ... C-1, no. Any input is welcome. Thanks, Randy Posted on Sep 17, 2002, 7:44 PM Answers...sort of...(long) by Sir Adam Greetings... You will really ...
by Sir Adam
Tue Jan 28, 2003 2:33 am
Forum: CBoat C Forum
Topic:
Replies: -1
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A new (old) paddling movement!

... as opposed to at the waterline or slightly beneath the surface. 4. Boats will be designed for both significant forward speed and glide, but ... river seeking out every feature that can be played. Sure folks queue up twenty deep to spin themselves silly at the hot play spot - whereas I think ...
by Sir Adam
Tue Jan 28, 2003 1:10 am
Forum: CBoat C Forum
Topic:
Replies: -1
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On This Day

... four way flashers on in an attempt to signal for help. After fifteen to twenty minutes I was found by some travellers who decided to stop and investigate ... I'm a better person for having read it. Dave Posted on Mar 8, 2001, 5:48 AM We are wishing you a full recovery, and thanks for the reminder ...
by Makmo
Thu Dec 05, 2002 8:42 pm
Forum: CBoat C Forum
Topic:
Replies: -1
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Help - Cacade cracks.

... I’m a fledgling C1-er who tried to leave the open boat nest about twenty years ago in an Ultramax – I really enjoyed the boat, but never felt ... – is brittle. Thanks for any help, Bill P. Posted on Feb 5, 2001, 5:49 AM Milk Jug Repair by Adam YES! It is possible. Linear is easy(er) to ...