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Old 20 November 2013, 07:50   #991
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Whisper On the Anglesey thread they have put forward offering T-shirts for the event and the profits going to Macmillan, is that something you do on the IOW run?

If not what do you think?

I might offer a "Team Scooby" round the Isle of Wight 2014 one profits to macmillan.
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Old 20 November 2013, 10:58   #992
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Again?? i didnt do it the first time.. Eh HP .. also you could have a go also, its been so long since you saw water that a few lessons may be the way to go first!

Just make sure you don't practice with a Evinrude,, i did,, it cut out and look at the consequences
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Old 20 November 2013, 11:18   #993
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Again?? i didnt do it the first time.. Eh HP .. also you could have a go also, its been so long since you saw water that a few lessons may be the way to go first!

Just make sure you don't practice with a Evinrude,, i did,, it cut out and look at the consequences
Ha, i did debate who had done it, but i couldnt be ar*ed looking through the thread. Who was it that hopped from boat to boat?

As for me doing it, well maybe that is an idea, though i have promised to take a friend on ours at the moment. Have you seen Tim and Linda are auctioning their 9m Humber with twin 200 etecs out for the day!!! Theyre following in a searider. Now that sounds fun!!
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It was me.

I circumnavigated the IOW in 9 separate ribs, smallest was around 5m and largest was around 10m. Horsepower ranged from around 60hp up to a whopping 696hp

The best fun boat was by no means the longest or biggest horsepower.

It was a fabulous day and I raised a fair few hundred pounds for the MacMillan pot.

Next year i'm doing it in a Searider 4.0

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It was me. I circumnavigated the IOW in 9 separate ribs, smallest was around 5m and largest was around 10m. Horsepower ranged from around 60hp up to a whopping 696hp The best fun boat was by no means the longest or biggest horsepower. It was a fabulous day and I raised a fair few hundred pounds for the MacMillan pot. Next year i'm doing it in a Searider 4.0 Chris -- Tigga - Avon SR4 Rescue with 40hp Yamaha 2 stroke
We'll done mate,your always welcome aboard ours,was a great day.
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I'm currently working on the 1st post for round IOW 2014 now
Better be a bloody good post..it's taking longer to put together than matth is taking to bolt his seats on.

HURRY UP! The 2013 thread is so last year this year.....
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Whisper On the Anglesey thread they have put forward offering T-shirts for the event and the profits going to Macmillan, is that something you do on the IOW run?

If not what do you think?

I might offer a "Team Scooby" round the Isle of Wight 2014 one profits to macmillan.
hhhhmmmm retts go raggy
looking forward to this it will be a very poingnant trip for us
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[QUOTE=chris.moody;583732]The best fun boat was by no means the longest or biggest horsepower.]
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A massive thank you to everyone who donated, took part or helped with this.

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