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Old 22 July 2004, 14:48   #111
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Just make sure you miss the wreck at The Needles. This chap is actually standing on it.
Is that pic for real Pete ? Guess if it is it's low springs?

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Old 22 July 2004, 16:07   #112
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I'm sure it is real - don't think the RNLI would fake it do you . I think "young" Mr Robson knows the chap paddling whose name is Seb.
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Old 23 July 2004, 14:22   #113
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I do also know Seb. I thought it looked like him but didn't want to say anything! He's got a nice rib too behind which he towed me wakeboarding at 45knotts...scary!
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Old 25 July 2004, 14:52   #114
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Is there a alternative plan if on the day it blows up like it has done today?

This morning started with a very plesent force 2-3 going 5-6 and very lumpy early pm

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Old 25 July 2004, 15:58   #115
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Your right about the weather it still hasn't eased up yet. The sun is out now but there is always a stiff breeze around. I must admit I'm quite worried about being able to do this trip if the wind doesn't die down. I'm just hoping and praying that it does as I don't have a clue what we will do if its a lumpy day.

I just seem to have spent too many weekends now bouncing around at slow speeds in the Solent and surrounding area. Good weather is forecast for the not too distant future, but its no winds we need.

Shall we make a cut off date to cancel the tour if the winds don't die down or does anyone have an idea what to do in case of bad weather. We could all go over to the Folly Inn and get sloshed, but then we've got to get back, and its illegal and silly to drink and drive anyway.

The latest date for me to make a decision and get it put on the internet would be Thursday night 5th August.

I did have one excellent day last Saturday 17th July where I could go flat out even out by Nab Tower. Thats the weather I'm hoping for, and if I get it again I shall be heading waaaaayyyy out to sea !!!!!
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Old 25 July 2004, 18:56   #116
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How about Paintballing?
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Old 26 July 2004, 03:28   #117
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Paintballing?

Andy, mmm paintballing???? is that what they call subliminal advertising???

Anyway, just a quick note to say that my intentions of coming south for this one seem to have been scuppered. I have to be in Nefyn on the 7th so the chance of getting down for the 8th are almost non existant.

I'll keep checking the forums to see if the sub 5m class get it together again. Have a great trip and dont forget to post the pics afterwards!!

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Old 26 July 2004, 04:45   #118
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Looking forward to this one now

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Where do i get a ribnet flag for next week?

Hope the current weather holds out we will have a great day!!
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Where do i get a ribnet flag for next week?

Hope the current weather holds out we will have a great day!!
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