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by johnd
Sat Dec 19, 2020 8:49 am
Forum: General
Topic: Changes Proposed For Irish Coast Guard VHF Channels
Replies: 1
Views: 2780

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: 1126

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: 3573

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...
by johnd
Tue Oct 13, 2020 1:01 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Chris “Ted” Carroll
Replies: 10
Views: 3573

Re: Chris “Ted” Carroll

Well said. Very sad news. Rest in peace Chris.
by johnd
Fri Aug 21, 2020 10:05 pm
Forum: Meets
Topic: *SYMPOSIUM 2020*
Replies: 3
Views: 2156

Re: *SYMPOSIUM 2020*

Most refunds were sent today. One remaining.
by johnd
Mon Jul 20, 2020 11:20 am
Forum: Buy and Sell
Topic: Free Kayak Book
Replies: 0
Views: 3032

Free Kayak Book

Hello, My partner had written a boy’s adventure series about a young boy who travels the world in his kayak called ‘Captain Kayak’s Adventure on the Emerald Isle’ Book 3 in the series, (they are all stand-alone books) is free on Amazon worldwide for four days from tomorrow 19th July. I thought you,...
by johnd
Mon Jul 13, 2020 4:07 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Regional Seascape Character Assessment - Online survey
Replies: 0
Views: 2692

Regional Seascape Character Assessment - Online survey

We have received the following from An Roinn Tithíochta, Pleanála agus Rialtais Áitiúil / the Department of Housing, Planning and Local Government. It may be of interest to you: Dear MSP Stakeholder, I am writing to you in relation to a project about the Seascapes around Ireland that may be of inter...
by johnd
Mon Jun 29, 2020 10:21 pm
Forum: Meets
Topic: ISKA meets during Covid-19 pandemic
Replies: 0
Views: 4604

ISKA meets during Covid-19 pandemic

In the interest of protecting people from Covid-19, for the upcoming summer meets, anyone hoping to attend MUST: Be a member of ISKA; Confirm their attendance with the Meet Organiser in advance otherwise they will not be welcome; Be aware of and follow HSE Covid-19 guidelines on protecting themselve...
by johnd
Tue Jun 09, 2020 9:17 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Tim Robinson's Connemara
Replies: 0
Views: 2899

Tim Robinson's Connemara

In case you haven't seen it, for the first time on television, Tim Robinson's Connemara, a film directed by Pat Collins will be aired on TG4 this Wednesday, 10th of June at 9.30 p.m.