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by Adrians
Tue Sep 09, 2008 2:07 pm
Forum: Irish Whitewater Forum
Topic: Where Did I Leave That Bridge?
Replies: 8
Views: 3497

Re: Where Did I Leave That Bridge?

Jim,

The river left side of the bridge is totally washed away, leaving the remainder of the bridge balancing on what looks like a snone wall....

I would not suggest people paddle under or near what is left as it looks like a strong gust would have the whats left in the river! :!:
by Adrians
Wed Sep 03, 2008 8:30 pm
Forum: Irish Whitewater Forum
Topic: HELP local club needed
Replies: 2
Views: 1377

Re: HELP local club needed

There is a pretty active boating scene up north, I reckon the guys in C.A.N.I would be your best port of call and they will point you in the right direction.
by Adrians
Wed Sep 03, 2008 9:18 am
Forum: Irish Whitewater Forum
Topic: getting started
Replies: 5
Views: 2393

Re: getting started

Ah thats fair enough, that said most clubs run some sort of beginner courses that would give you a taste of the sport. Phoenix kayak are very active and would be definatly worh contacting. OR I reckon if you have a quick chat with the lads in Munster Dive they will tell you about there kayak school ...
by Adrians
Mon Sep 01, 2008 7:02 pm
Forum: Irish Whitewater Forum
Topic: Avonmore River gauge (adjustment ?)
Replies: 18
Views: 6706

Re: Avonmore River gauge (adjustment ?)

Robert, That rain and weather gauge was brought up on topic here before (can't find the thread for the life of me) and Seanie was in touch with the guy who collects the data there and as far as I know he was happy for the two sites to share data. Your idea is a good one, as far as I know Seanie is u...
by Adrians
Fri Aug 29, 2008 9:43 am
Forum: Irish Whitewater Forum
Topic: getting started
Replies: 5
Views: 2393

Re: getting started

There are loads of clubs and places to get lessons, whrer in Munster are you?
by Adrians
Thu Aug 28, 2008 8:55 am
Forum: Irish Whitewater Forum
Topic: Avonmore River gauge (adjustment ?)
Replies: 18
Views: 6706

Re: Avonmore River gauge (adjustment ?)

Not sure what you would adjust it by though. When you paddled withous last Friday evening it was bony enough in places, although Jacksons was quite busy! I'm sure you have a happy median in mind!! Dave, The level Jacksons was at last friday evening is what I would have always considered low, i.e th...
by Adrians
Wed Aug 27, 2008 4:20 pm
Forum: Irish Whitewater Forum
Topic: Avonmore River gauge (adjustment ?)
Replies: 18
Views: 6706

Avonmore River gauge (adjustment ?)

Hi all, Just something I have been thinking about over the last while re the Avonmore river gauge. Before I start I want to say I greatly admire Eoin's abaility and effort in building the gauge, I know I couldn't have done it. The question I would like to throw out there is in the graphing of the ga...
by Adrians
Tue Aug 12, 2008 12:09 pm
Forum: Irish Whitewater Forum
Topic: Building a river gauge
Replies: 17
Views: 9384

Re: Building a river gauge

PM'd you there
by Adrians
Mon Aug 11, 2008 10:29 pm
Forum: Irish Whitewater Forum
Topic: Building a river gauge
Replies: 17
Views: 9384

Re: Building a river gauge

I can give you a couple of stainless steel 1m rulers, I used them doing a survey on a pool (Engineer) but we don't need them any more, currently sittilg idle in cornor of my office. Your more than welcome to have. I'll be in clifden next weekend. If you are looking at an expandbale survying staff th...
by Adrians
Sat Aug 02, 2008 11:06 pm
Forum: Irish Whitewater Forum
Topic: paddling partner/club
Replies: 1
Views: 1340

Re: paddling partner/club

http://www.canoe.ie/HomeInfo/Membership ... fault.aspx

Try hook up with the folks from WIT kayak club or 180 kayak club, there was a club in Clonmel but im not sure if they are still active.
by Adrians
Thu Jul 31, 2008 9:04 am
Forum: Irish Whitewater Forum
Topic: Wanted - a sit in Kayak
Replies: 3
Views: 1771

Re: Wanted - a sit in Kayak

Talk to Colin or Mark at http://www.i-canoe.com 016585015 and they will see you right, they have a huge selection of kit and will offer you sound advice.
by Adrians
Mon Jul 21, 2008 1:56 pm
Forum: Irish Whitewater Forum
Topic: paddling partner
Replies: 7
Views: 3163

Re: paddling partner

I'm in Kilkenny if you have transport?

Adrian
by Adrians
Tue Jul 15, 2008 9:21 am
Forum: Irish Whitewater Forum
Topic: Contact Number for Lough Dan
Replies: 1
Views: 1405

Re: Contact Number for Lough Dan

Lough Dan Campsite Centre Detail Lough Dan Campsite Lough Dan, Roundwood, Co Wicklow. Contact Details Phone the on duty Warden at 01-2818137 or write to Mr Stephen McGuinness 27 Beechwood, Laragh, Glendalough, Bray, Co. Wicklow or E-mail: [email protected].net Outdoor Details 21 individual s...