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by Johnb
Fri Apr 17, 2015 8:40 am
Forum: Irish Whitewater Forum
Topic: Challenging the Principle of EDICT
Replies: 3
Views: 4225

Re: Challenging the Principle of EDICT

Thanks for posting, you made me miss teaching paddling. I agree with the sentiment of what you're saying about learner or instructor focus. I don't necessarily think we need to implement an entirely new system to achieve this though. As I see it, most of the critiques are to do with people's interpr...
by Johnb
Sat Apr 20, 2013 10:21 pm
Forum: Irish Whitewater Forum
Topic: Canoeing Ireland AGM
Replies: 52
Views: 24573

Re: Canoeing Ireland AGM

Ah now... To give out about vitriol and then put a post up like that? It's the equivalent of taking the ball home with you after you lost the match. Also, on your point about well meaning people being shafted, I doubt anyone who put their name up to go on that board at this point in Canoeing Ireland...
by Johnb
Tue May 12, 2009 12:50 pm
Forum: Irish Whitewater Forum
Topic: Kayak Instructor Wanted in Galway
Replies: 0
Views: 979

Kayak Instructor Wanted in Galway

Hey Guys, We're looking for a Level 2 Kayak Instructor in Galway city for the week of the 6th of July and 10-30th August. Its going to be a busy summer in Galway this year with the Volvo Ocean Race, Arts Festival and Race Week coming up soon, along with plenty of people to paddle with hanging around...
by Johnb
Sun Mar 29, 2009 3:16 am
Forum: Irish Whitewater Forum
Topic: Doug Ammons - Extreme Kayaking [Sat 28th 8pm, NUIG]
Replies: 2
Views: 1275

Re: Doug Ammons - Extreme Kayaking [Sat 28th 8pm, NUIG]

Really good talk. Thanks to Doug for coming over to Ireland, and thanks to Seanie, JK and everyone else who ran the talk tonight.
by Johnb
Tue Dec 04, 2007 8:55 pm
Forum: Irish Whitewater Forum
Topic: Irelands First Ever Open Canoeing Forum!
Replies: 1
Views: 1408

Irelands First Ever Open Canoeing Forum!

Hi Folks,
for any open boaters out there, a forum is now available for you to get in contact with other canoeists, arrange trips and journeys, and find out all about open canoeing in general. See http://www.opencanoe.freeforums.org for more details
by Johnb
Thu Oct 18, 2007 12:02 pm
Forum: Irish Whitewater Forum
Topic: Missing Kayak in the Midlands Area
Replies: 0
Views: 1463

Missing Kayak in the Midlands Area

Hi all, a request to paddlers out there to keep an eye out for a missing kayak. It was removed from the vicinity of Lough Ennell at the weekend. It’s a blue (2 toned with bits of white) river running Dagger GTX. In pretty good condition as its only about 6 months old. Distinguishing features… th...