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by johnd
Fri Jun 04, 2021 3:50 pm
Forum: Buy and Sell
Topic: Nordkapp LV for sale
Replies: 0
Views: 697

Nordkapp LV for sale

I am reluctantly selling my Nordkapp LV...for what might be described as 'ecumenical reasons'. It is about 15 years old. I bought it five years ago from the original owner. It has been well looked after although it has the usual signs of use. It is a great boat to paddle. While it's design might mak...
by johnd
Fri Apr 23, 2021 5:44 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Talk by Dr Karen Weekes, sports psychologist, sea kayaker
Replies: 3
Views: 1434

Re: Talk by Dr Karen Weekes, sports psychologist, sea kayaker

Reminder: Zoom meeting featuring a talk by Dr Karen Weekes this evening, April 23, 2021 @ 19:30.

Click here to join Zoom meeting
by johnd
Mon Apr 19, 2021 4:34 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Talk by Dr Karen Weekes, sports psychologist, sea kayaker
Replies: 3
Views: 1434

Re: Talk by Dr Karen Weekes, sports psychologist, sea kayaker

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Just a reminder that this talk will take place this Friday 23rd April at 19:30.

I will post a Zoom link on Friday.
by johnd
Fri Apr 09, 2021 5:18 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Talk by Dr Karen Weekes, sports psychologist, sea kayaker
Replies: 3
Views: 1434

Re: Talk by Dr Karen Weekes, sports psychologist, sea kayaker

Hi all,

This talk has been rescheduled until 23 April 2021.

John
by johnd
Wed Mar 17, 2021 7:17 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Talk by Dr Karen Weekes, sports psychologist, sea kayaker
Replies: 3
Views: 1434

Talk by Dr Karen Weekes, sports psychologist, sea kayaker

From the ECSKC website: Sue Honan has arranged for Dr Karen Weekes to give the club a talk on Friday, 16th April at 7.30pm. Karen is a sports psychologist who has kayaked around Ireland, cycled across Canada, and sailed twice across the Atlantic. She is currently planning to row solo across the Atla...
by johnd
Mon Mar 01, 2021 8:36 pm
Forum: General
Topic: 2021 Ocean to City launches novel format
Replies: 0
Views: 887

2021 Ocean to City launches novel format

ocean-to-city-2021-w768.jpg We are delighted to announce that our flagship Ocean to City race will be going ahead this June with an altered format. Collaborating with national coastal rowing associations in Scotland and Wales, this year’s Ocean to City will be part of a unique, international time t...
by johnd
Tue Feb 02, 2021 3:01 pm
Forum: General
Topic: 2021 membership
Replies: 0
Views: 1734

2021 membership

Anyone who paid membership in 2020 has now had their membership rolled over into 2021.

John
by johnd
Sat Dec 19, 2020 8:49 am
Forum: General
Topic: Changes Proposed For Irish Coast Guard VHF Channels
Replies: 1
Views: 2636

Re: Changes Proposed For Irish Coast Guard VHF Channels

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The Dept of Transport have published the complete changes to the Marine VHF network including an updated map.
by johnd
Tue Dec 15, 2020 6:18 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Amphidromic Points
Replies: 3
Views: 913

Re: Amphidromic Points

Following in the steps of the master, I came across this in Oileain: The amphidromic point near Cahore [Point, Wexford] reduces the tidal range and ensures the times change rapidly over a relatively short distance. I got curious. According to Wikipedia: An amphidromic point [...] is a geographical l...
by johnd
Wed Oct 14, 2020 4:38 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Chris “Ted” Carroll
Replies: 10
Views: 3133

Re: Chris “Ted” Carroll

If it was possible, I think the entire sea kayaking community would attend Chris's funeral. Sadly, given the times we are living in, it is not possible. So that we can have some 'presence' there, I have ordered a bouquet of flowers from the ISKA community which will be collected and brought to Chris...