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Old 29 December 2009, 11:41   #21
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Hope you can both make it: it would be good to see you both again. I assume that Paul will be a fourth wise man coming from the East. Chris do you plan to launch from Poole again?

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Not sure Dave, I may just go from Hythe and head up to meet you at the Needles.

Will see closer to the time.
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Old 29 December 2009, 13:53   #22
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Yarmouth Sunday

Guys can I tag along on Sunday I will be coming out of Southampton.

I will be running my engine in so will not be that quick

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Old 29 December 2009, 14:10   #23
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Nice to see that you're coming along. I'm not coming from Southampton, but from Portsmouth. There are several RIBs that will be departing Southampton however.
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Old 29 December 2009, 16:18   #24
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Guys can I tag along on Sunday I will be coming out of Southampton.

I will be running my engine in so will not be that quick

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I'll be coming from Southampton, departing Drivers Dry Berthing
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Old 29 December 2009, 16:46   #25
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Definately Steve I am a bit nervous about having a ride on your new beast (if I am allowed on board that is) Redbays have always been high on my list of possible ribs and I don't want to go getting any silly ideas
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Old 29 December 2009, 17:53   #26
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This is getting bigger! Now we have:

Out of Poole:
Grimalkin - Avocet
Serenity - non-Ribnet
Gold Rush - non-Ribnet

Out of Christchurch:
Streaker - Blackroady plus another boat (name please!)
Ermintrude - 250kts

From the East (Southampton/Portsmouth):
Blue Venom - Hightower
Zonneschijn II - Neil Harvey
Dizzy Lizzy - Dizzy Lizzy
Storm Breaker - Paul Beaurain
Time Bandit - Chris
"Redbay" (name please!) - SJHooper

All we need now is the weather which can never be guaranteed - although it's looking to be cold.

Once we have final numbers on, say, Friday/Saturday I'll phone the pub and warn them (although it looks as though Blackroady will be getting the first round in !)
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Old 30 December 2009, 03:42   #27
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i'm not ignoring you guys, i've been bad over xmas, if my guts are up to it i'll be there, haven't had a drink since the 23rd, may test it out a little new years eve, make or break so to speak
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Old 30 December 2009, 08:11   #28
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i'm not ignoring you guys, i've been bad over xmas, if my guts are up to it i'll be there, haven't had a drink since the 23rd, may test it out a little new years eve, make or break so to speak
That's some serious bender your been on then

Have you learnt a lesson?
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Old 30 December 2009, 08:20   #29
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That's some serious bender your been on then

Have you learnt a lesson?
afternoon, i'll let you know if a lesson was learnt on friday, any insider info on weather, got to go but don't fancy the run over to the island in this in the rib and also don't fancy going in me merry fisher,( too slow), i need a slap to break me out of it
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Old 30 December 2009, 08:35   #30
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Weather looks good on Sat & not quite so good on Sunday - just a bit windier from the SE.

Sat will see me antifouling - any volunteers to help .............anyone ? I thought not .......

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