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Old 24 November 2009, 13:08   #51
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definately use your boat, if you feel it's too much we could swap for the passage, i can still remember the fun i had in a boat that size, and don't worry about everybody flying off and leaving you, that won't happen, i would offer some seats but i'm not sure when me and the girl friend will be coming back, i have a house in cowes and i haven't seen it for a couple of months so i'll be checking that over.
Thanks Biffa - that sounds like a good plan - will see what the weather looks like a few days before and have a think about it - maybe another cunning plan rather than swapping - would be to offer an experienced but boatless RIBster a spare seat on our RIB in return for some guidance in poor weather - if they felt brave enough!!!!
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Old 24 November 2009, 13:26   #52
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Old 24 November 2009, 13:36   #53
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Thanks Biffa - that sounds like a good plan - will see what the weather looks like a few days before and have a think about it - maybe another cunning plan rather than swapping - would be to offer an experienced but boatless RIBster a spare seat on our RIB in return for some guidance in poor weather - if they felt brave enough!!!!
Good to see Biffa comeing through with his offer of help,would be good though if you can use your RIB! It is one of the advantages of Ribnet that people can expand their experience[and confidence!] while accompanied by other boats.
I'm sure no one would mind traveling in a flotilla!Which is easy to arrange. Incidentally with the SR 5.4 you have a really SEAWORTHY boat!as I'm sure you know! Hope you can make it.
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Old 24 November 2009, 14:24   #54
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So far for Saturday 5th of December we have...

Chris +1 (probably Matt H's missus)
Maximus +1
Tim M
Jimbo
Rogue Wave
Matt H
250Kts (tbc)
Hightower
Nos4R2
Neil Harvey
Biffer
Knot Yets
Andre + 4

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Old 24 November 2009, 14:56   #55
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Old 24 November 2009, 15:24   #56
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Jean,

I really think you should consider taking your SeaRider, it will be up for any sea conditions that most of the others are capable of. If you can trail to Haslar Marina, I'll help you launch and recover and will cruise along side you over to Cowes. Nothing like Piloting your own boat in the safety of others, give confidence and makes helps you explore new harbours etc without the risk.
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Old 24 November 2009, 16:07   #57
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Rogue Wave
Matt H
250Kts (tbc)
Hightower
Nos4R2
Neil Harvey
Biffer
Knot Yets

Any more takers?
Hi Chris.................

Only just become aware of this, (on the ball as usual!).

Two more places if I may please,... Mike C and Sheila C.
I'll be hitching a lift on Andre's Super Tanker from S'ampton.

Is a collective table being booked or are we all reserving individually?
May not be necessary as its off-season and itís the Folly but when we turned up on mass at that pub-on-the-beach during the N Wales Rib Net meet the other year, Ďmein hostí through a wobbly!!!

See ya.

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Old 25 November 2009, 03:13   #58
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Old 25 November 2009, 03:39   #59
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This has the making of a good one

So far for Saturday 5th of December we have...

Chris +1
Maximus +1
Tim M
Jimbo
Rogue Wave
Matt H
250Kts (tbc)
Hightower
Nos4R2
Neil Harvey
Biffer + 1
Knot Yets
Andre + 9
Andy Moore + ?

With regards to the arrangements I am going to phone the Folly today to find out about tables. I will update once i have spoken to them.

I am suggesting an RV of Calshott at midday then head up to the Folly for 1pm.

If anyone feels like working up more of an appetite some of us will be heading out early for a blast up to the needles So will probably be heading out of Hythe at 8.00 and 9.00am. High tide in Southampton water is at 8.00am
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Old 25 November 2009, 04:05   #60
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This has the making of a good one

So far for Saturday 5th of December we have...

Chris +1
Maximus +1
Tim M
Jimbo
Rogue Wave
Matt H
250Kts (tbc)
Hightower
Nos4R2
Neil Harvey
Biffer + 1
Knot Yets
Andre + 9
Andy Moore + ?
Mrs A and I are both up for this, although chauffeuring requirements for the smaller Avocets will probably mean that we can't both make it on the Saturday - although we could on the Sunday with the smaller Avocets.

Count us in anyway and one or more of us will be there!
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