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Old 23 March 2005, 11:54   #1
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Many thanks to all everyone

I passed my RYA day skipper course last night, very pleased but wanted to thank

mikecc, jackeens, nik, action man, DJL,nick hearne, louise,badbaws and simon hawkins,

and everyone else who helped me :0

* there were no questions at all on sound signals at all though which i had spent ages learning..,still nevermind - guess im in trouble now for divulging that information

I would recommend the course to anyone starting out I feel a lot more knowledgable
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Old 23 March 2005, 11:57   #2
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Well done
Its a great feeling to pass something like that.

Once again very well done

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Thanks mate, its great learning something you actually enjoy for a change unlike work hey!
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Thanks mate, its great learning something you actually enjoy for a change unlike work hey!
Your not wrong
The PBI course last week was the same.

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Old 23 March 2005, 12:47   #5
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well done oly, congrats


i see the one thing not on that course was how to fix a trailer

when will it be sorted

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Congratulations and well done Olly. Look forward to meeting some day!
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Well done Olly...

We'll test you at Church!!!

Amy must be proud

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Well done. Glad my comments helped.

Agree with the bit about learning something that's enjoyable.

Have fun.

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