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Old 08 July 2004, 04:17   #11
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Greetings each.

Bit of a trek for me to come down, but I've always been tempted by the southern seas!

Depending on dates, and a pass out from she who likes to be obeyed I may come down.

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Old 08 July 2004, 08:58   #12
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Hi all,

I'm well suprised by the number of people wanting to do it.

How about August. In fact a Sunday in August so Nemo can come along. At this time I am going to provisionally pick the 8th August with the 15th August as a backup.

July I think is going to be all washed out.

I will keep an eye on the long range weather forecast and just hope that things settle down by then.

Any body fancy those dates.

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Old 08 July 2004, 10:24   #13
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Can some bigger boats come too? Just for the crack? I'm only 5.35 with a 75 on! Would be up for it, knowing i had people with me but I'm in the middle, neither small or big really boat wise.
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Old 08 July 2004, 10:36   #14
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Andy I have no objections.

You could be our safety boat.

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Old 08 July 2004, 10:37   #15
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Met Check Long Range Weather Forecast

On the long range weather forecast I have just looked at 15th August is better thatn 8 th August.
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Andy I have no objections.

You could be our safety boat.

Regards Nick R
So long as you tow me in when the engine conks out lol!

Cool, i'm up for it then!
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Old 08 July 2004, 11:12   #17
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Either date is OK with me at the moment.
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Old 08 July 2004, 11:26   #18
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Cowes week 7th to 14th August - so you should have plenty of company for part of the trip
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Old 08 July 2004, 11:28   #19
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Planning

I'm away for a couple of days now down on the Solent.

But Monday night I will post a thread with more info.

This will have High Tides, Possible Launch Sites, Distances, Waypoints, VHF Callsigns and Frequencies, and Itinery etc.

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