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by Seanie
Thu Sep 10, 2015 4:06 pm
Forum: Irish Whitewater Forum
Topic: Fatality on the Inchavore
Replies: 2
Views: 3550

Re: Fatality on the Inchavore

I was sent the MCBI report on this accident. I've added to the IWW Accident and Close-Call Database the website here.
by Seanie
Thu Sep 10, 2015 4:00 pm
Forum: Accident and Close-Call Database
Topic: Fatality on the Inchavore - 13th Nov.2014
Replies: 0
Views: 2770

Fatality on the Inchavore - 13th Nov.2014

MCBI Report of the investigation into the Inchavore river kayaking incident, Co. Wicklow on 13th Nov. 2014 Location: Inchavore river, Co. Wicklow Date of Incident: 13th Nov.2014 Published: 10 September 2015 Synopsis: On the 13th November 2014 a group of kayakers attempted to make a descent of the I...
by Seanie
Tue Dec 16, 2014 4:26 pm
Forum: Irish Whitewater Forum
Topic: Boluisce Water Levels
Replies: 2
Views: 2606

Re: Boluisce Water Levels

Thanks Paul!
by Seanie
Sun Dec 14, 2014 8:38 pm
Forum: Irish Whitewater Forum
Topic: Boluisce Water Levels
Replies: 2
Views: 2606

Boluisce Water Levels

http://www.riverspy.net/opwgauge.html?code=31075 So I'm hoping to get a run in on the Boluisce over christmas, but I've no idea how to read the graph. - Whats a high level? - Does a high level on the graph mean a high damn level? - Does a high level equate to a release? - Is a release represented by...
by Seanie
Fri Nov 14, 2014 6:08 am
Forum: Irish Whitewater Forum
Topic: Fatality on the Inchavore
Replies: 2
Views: 3550

Fatality on the Inchavore

Sadly word has come through that a paddler has died on the Inchavore. My heart goes out to his family, friends and his paddling mates. https://www.irishtimes.com/news/ireland/irish-news/river-kayaker-dies-after-being-swept-away-1.2000319 River kayaker dies after being swept away Mark Hilliard Last U...
by Seanie
Mon Nov 03, 2014 9:46 pm
Forum: Irish Whitewater Forum
Topic: Canoeing Ireland EDM
Replies: 5
Views: 2020

Re: Canoeing Ireland EDM

I'm interested in hearing the opinion of some non-ICU board members on this topic. What are yer thoughts?
by Seanie
Wed Oct 29, 2014 4:20 pm
Forum: Irish Whitewater Forum
Topic: Canoeing Ireland EGM - Financial Accounts 2013 Ratification
Replies: 6
Views: 2353

Re: Canoeing Ireland EGM - Financial Accounts 2013 Ratificat

Thanks Adrian. With limited context my overall feeling is that I'm happy that the members of CI had enough insight and the ability to demand that certain standards are kept. And I'm happy we have people in CI that will honor this and carry out an investigation and draft a report in a very short time...
by Seanie
Tue Oct 28, 2014 4:08 pm
Forum: Irish Whitewater Forum
Topic: Best Irish Kayaking Video ?
Replies: 3
Views: 1985

Re: Best Irish Kayaking Video ?

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=M6HDi-E3XVQ&list=UUEcnsBmo7oOhAsKsZvRAVUQ (on my channel but made by Donncha O'Brien) Wow. This is video brings back so many fun memories. I'm pretty sure I could pick out paddlers by their gear alone. Steve Hynes, with flashy paddles. Ross' helmet, Moogie with his d...
by Seanie
Fri Oct 17, 2014 5:50 am
Forum: Irish Whitewater Forum
Topic: Canoeing Ireland EDM
Replies: 5
Views: 2020

Re: Canoeing Ireland EDM

can someone upload a copy of the accounts to the site? I'd love a look.
by Seanie
Fri Oct 17, 2014 5:47 am
Forum: Irish Whitewater Forum
Topic: Canoeing Ireland EGM - Financial Accounts 2013 Ratification
Replies: 6
Views: 2353

Re: Canoeing Ireland EGM - Financial Accounts 2013 Ratificat

Adrian, are they aiming to have a set of accounts that aren't qualified at all? (that would be great!) or are there more qualifications that previous years?
by Seanie
Thu Sep 04, 2014 3:59 am
Forum: Irish Whitewater Forum
Topic: Crana Fest 2014
Replies: 0
Views: 1130

Crana Fest 2014

http://www.cranakayakevents.com/ Friday: 17th – October - 2014 14:00 – 18.00 |Bibs & River Passes| Location: P.A. Office 19:00 – 22:00 |Bibs & River Passes| Location: Buncrana Youth Club - Camp Site Social meeting point is O’Flaherty’s Bar Main Street Buncrana Saturday: 18th – October - 2014 07:00 ...