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by conorsmith
Tue Aug 01, 2017 7:18 am
Forum: Meets
Topic: August Bank Holiday Weekend - Alternative Option
Replies: 9
Views: 6887

Re: August Bank Holiday Weekend - Alternative Option

I have 11 confirms with a number of undecideds. If you are looking to join us, it is important to confirm. At this point we have a reasonable idea of what to expect. Tracking the forecast you can see things are picking up Wednesday/Thursday, dying off over the weekend with winds possibly increasing ...
by conorsmith
Thu Jul 27, 2017 2:19 pm
Forum: Meets
Topic: August Bank Holiday Weekend - Alternative Option
Replies: 9
Views: 6887

August Bank Holiday Weekend - Alternative Option

With the postponement of the ISKA meet, a group of Clare paddlers are hoping instead to head to Connemara for the weekend. The plan so far: - Meet noon Friday Renvyle House Hotel. On the water for 2pm sharp, heading west to Shark for the night; - Saturday morning circumnavigate Shark, finishing on B...
by conorsmith
Wed Jul 19, 2017 1:50 pm
Forum: General
Topic: ISKA To Feature On ITV Television Weds 21/06/17
Replies: 4
Views: 2662

Re: ISKA To Feature On ITV Television Weds 21/06/17

Still not aired Senan. They will email Carl in advance and hopefully we should get to see it then.
by conorsmith
Sun Jun 18, 2017 8:13 pm
Forum: Meets
Topic: Shannon Estuary Meet - June 17th / 18th 2017
Replies: 49
Views: 23821

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

A super weekend, well done and thank you Fiona together with Emma and Sean for your preparation and work.
by conorsmith
Tue Jun 13, 2017 9:45 pm
Forum: General
Topic: ISKA To Feature On ITV Television Weds 21/06/17
Replies: 4
Views: 2662

ISKA To Feature On ITV Television Weds 21/06/17

ISKA paddlers will feature on a program on ITV Wednesday evening the 14th June at 8pm titled - Holiday Disasters Caught On Camera.
It will feature Carl's incident off Inismurray. Have your wine and beer chilled and popcorn at the ready.


PROGRAM RESCHEDULED TO 21/06/2017
by conorsmith
Tue Jun 13, 2017 4:17 pm
Forum: Meets
Topic: Shannon Estuary Meet - June 17th / 18th 2017
Replies: 49
Views: 23821

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

We have Laminated maps of the area, there is no need for anyone to have to buy any.
by conorsmith
Tue May 30, 2017 7:24 pm
Forum: Meets
Topic: June Bank Holiday Weekend - POSTPONED
Replies: 7
Views: 5750

Re: June Bank Holiday Weekend.

It does not look like the weather will favour us this weekend. The swell on Friday is forecast to increase to 5-8ft and 6-10ft Sunday. Starting off calm Friday morning the wind will increase to F4 by later that afternoon. Saturday and Sunday F4 / F5, gusting higher. This trip is not possible in thes...
by conorsmith
Thu May 25, 2017 12:38 pm
Forum: Meets
Topic: June Bank Holiday Weekend - POSTPONED
Replies: 7
Views: 5750

Re: June Bank Holiday Weekend.

Inis Mor.jpg This is an outline only and suggestion for the weekend. The size of the group will determine the speed as much as other factors. Assuming a short stop on Inis Oirr on the way out, you can expect 4.5 hrs to Kilronan: - Friday leaving Doolin pier at 1.00pm sharp. Give yourself enough tim...
by conorsmith
Fri May 19, 2017 11:54 pm
Forum: Meets
Topic: June Bank Holiday Weekend - POSTPONED
Replies: 7
Views: 5750

June Bank Holiday Weekend - POSTPONED

Just putting it out there and we can see what the weather is like nearer to the weekend. Meet Doolin Pier mid morning Friday. load up and head to Inis Mor, gone for 1pm. Saturday, either spend the day exploring the island or paddling, a combination of the two or split the group. Returning Sunday. Th...
by conorsmith
Tue May 16, 2017 1:33 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Drunk on a west coast Irish island
Replies: 1
Views: 1908

Re: Drunk on a west coast Irish island

It's certainly not the Late Late, although you would want to be well and truly drunk to be able to sit through that too..

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4e3izWdh9WM