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by fionatrahe
Sun Jun 18, 2017 11:17 pm
Forum: Meets
Topic: Shannon Estuary Meet - June 17th / 18th 2017
Replies: 49
Views: 24534

Re: Shannon Estuary Meet - June 17th / 18th 2017

Thanks to all the wiska paddlers. From laying out the course, to buying prizes, to coming on scouting paddles at LW over the last few months, to laminating perfect maps and digging holes, everybody helped.
Glad you all had a good time!
by fionatrahe
Thu Jun 15, 2017 12:10 am
Forum: Meets
Topic: Shannon Estuary Meet - June 17th / 18th 2017
Replies: 49
Views: 24534

Re: Shannon Estuary Meet - June 17th / 18th 2017

some clarification is needed. the plan Friday is to camp on the shore at Kildysart, with possibly a late evening paddle (after 9:30pm). You can ignore Brian's earlier post re camping on Inishtubbbrid Island Fri night, see his following post instead. Sat we'll camp offshore on Coney Island. We'll hav...
by fionatrahe
Sun Jun 04, 2017 12:53 pm
Forum: Meets
Topic: Shannon Estuary Meet - June 17th / 18th 2017
Replies: 49
Views: 24534

Re: Shannon Estuary Meet - June 17th / 18th 2017

A few more details. Briefing at 9:30am Sat 17th June at Kildysart Quay https://www.google.co.uk/maps/place/52%C2%B040'10.4%22N+9%C2%B005'59.4%22W/@52.669546,-9.1003832,19z/data=!3m1!4b1!4m5!3m4!1s0x0:0x0!8m2!3d52.669546!4d-9.099836?hl=en Kildysart is only accessible 2 hours either side of HW(12:24),...
by fionatrahe
Wed May 10, 2017 11:48 am
Forum: Meets
Topic: Fergus/Shannon Estuary meet June 17/18th
Replies: 2
Views: 2230

Fergus/Shannon Estuary meet June 17/18th

Hi all, just a short heads up on this meet. The wiska gang are looking forward to welcoming you all to a social meet exploring the Islands of this hidden paradise on our doorstep. Deserted villages, lighthouse, a well-preserved 12th century abbey, beautiful scenery and plenty craic are in store for ...
by fionatrahe
Fri Feb 24, 2017 5:46 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Insurance
Replies: 51
Views: 21974

Re: Insurance

Re whether your house insurance PL can cover you for incidents on the water - it turns out mine doesn't,they just found an exclusion for water-sports that they hadn't seen last week :( Call me cynical, but.... I can't help wonder if that got added because I asked the question. So I'm sourcing anothe...
by fionatrahe
Tue Feb 21, 2017 6:12 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Insurance
Replies: 51
Views: 21974

Re: Insurance

1. The committee did not ask people to vote for CI membership for all ISKA members, so I don’t see how you can recommend they vote for that Mick. We recommended members to vote that PL insurance be mandatory, members would have the option of selecting their own policy; CI, CANI or other. 2. I respec...
by fionatrahe
Tue Feb 21, 2017 12:44 am
Forum: General
Topic: Insurance
Replies: 51
Views: 21974

Re: Insurance

This is a thorny subject and despite a huge effort and exploration by the committee of the options, it is very difficult to find consensus. The following are my personal opinions, not as a representative of the committee, but based on considering all the details available to me on the committee. • I...
by fionatrahe
Fri Aug 26, 2016 11:13 am
Forum: Buy and Sell
Topic: P&H Sirius sea kayak for sale
Replies: 0
Views: 1819

P&H Sirius sea kayak for sale

IMG_4295_smaller.jpg Gorgeous fibreglass sea kayak in great condition. Length 5.18m Width 0.52m Volume 203L Paddler Weight range 65kg-115kg €1400 (Was £2,200 new) Boat is in County Clare. Will have it at the ISKA meet in Carraroe this weekend 27th Aug. if anyone wants to view / try out. (Or call me...
by fionatrahe
Tue May 05, 2015 5:07 pm
Forum: Meets
Topic: 16th/17th May - Streamstown ISKA Meet
Replies: 21
Views: 13125

Re: POSTPONED To 9th/10th May - Streamstown ISKA Meet

If we're off the water early on Sunday ( if we get on the water at all! ) then maybe some people would like to help out with this: Clean Coasts Ireland beach cleanup at Streamstown this Sunday see http://cleancoasts.org/ Streamstown Point, Connemara There will be a clean up of Streamstown Point on t...
by fionatrahe
Wed Jul 16, 2014 12:31 am
Forum: Meets
Topic: ISKA Special Mini Skills Weekend
Replies: 31
Views: 16874

Re: ISKA Special Mini Skills Weekend

Another wiska signing up :)
Promising to be a great weekend!
Don't know yet if I can make it Friday evening or Sat morning. Will link up with the other's travelling from Ennis if I can make it for Friday.
Will there be a chance for fishing too?

Fiona (despite the misspelt username )