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by conorsmith
Thu Feb 08, 2018 10:53 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Wild Atlantic Challenge
Replies: 24
Views: 10406

Re: Wild Atlantic Challenge

Despite their own rules to the contrary, I appreciate CI’s willingness to support those who wish to take insurance without insisting everyone must join. I understanding also why they cannot put this in writing as it could leave them somewhat exposed. Where there are questions, it is usually enough r...
by conorsmith
Thu Feb 01, 2018 6:36 am
Forum: ISKA Committee
Topic: Post here to register for a training course in Apr 2018
Replies: 48
Views: 21847

Re: Post here to register for a training course in Apr 2018

Conor Smith Shearwater please.
by conorsmith
Tue Jan 16, 2018 10:37 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Interesting little gadget
Replies: 0
Views: 2437

Interesting little gadget

by conorsmith
Tue Oct 17, 2017 9:09 am
Forum: Meets
Topic: ISKA 2017 Symposium
Replies: 30
Views: 15963

Re: ISKA 2017 Symposium

Thanks especially to John D, with support from Robin and Margaret and of course all the service providers and other help, this was another excellent symposium. Some fantastic paddling and workshops to end out our calendar for another year. Thank you also to the committee for all the work they do on ...
by conorsmith
Wed Oct 11, 2017 5:39 pm
Forum: Meets
Topic: ISKA 2017 Symposium
Replies: 30
Views: 15963

Re: ISKA 2017 Symposium

Belmullet is an excellent location, allowing almost anyone of any ability to get on the water in any weather. To hand there is access to a team of providers generously giving their time to share their experiences and teach. In actual fact, the annual symposium brings together the largest number of p...
by conorsmith
Wed Aug 23, 2017 3:25 pm
Forum: General
Topic: More intelligent lighthouse keepers needed !!
Replies: 2
Views: 2413

Re: More intelligent lighthouse keepers needed !!

Sun valve on Beeves lighthouse on the Shannon Estuary.
by conorsmith
Mon Aug 07, 2017 1:58 pm
Forum: Meets
Topic: August Bank Holiday Weekend - Alternative Option
Replies: 9
Views: 6887

Re: August Bank Holiday Weekend - Alternative Option

13 paddlers in all over the weekend. Most arriving Friday afternoon and evening, with a run out around Cruagh and landing for a walk about. Saturday we left from Cleggan Strand for Shark, spending a little over an hour on the island before a circumnavigation. Nice bounce on the way out with testing ...
by conorsmith
Wed Aug 02, 2017 5:12 pm
Forum: Meets
Topic: August Bank Holiday Weekend - Alternative Option
Replies: 9
Views: 6887

Re: August Bank Holiday Weekend - Alternative Option

For the weekend and especially Sunday, the weather is not what we hoped and offshore camping is not wise. We are still interested in getting away and a number of us will travel to EcoBeach camping Streamstown Friday afternoon. Hopefully there might be some paddling that evening. On Saturday the plan...