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by pmp
Mon Nov 17, 2014 8:23 pm
Forum: CBoat C Forum
Topic: A bit scared....
Replies: 33
Views: 10009

Re: instruction

yeah i hear you. I guess we're spoiled here. I did come out there quite a few years ago and there were enough folks to paddle, but yes I also got the impression that everyone in the area came to the course. Anyway, might be worth setting something up. Sometimes if we run an big beginner/intermediate...
by pmp
Mon Nov 17, 2014 3:49 pm
Forum: CBoat C Forum
Topic: A bit scared....
Replies: 33
Views: 10009

Re: A bit scared....

since i'm so far away, i hope this will not come across as a sales pitch. The best thing you can do is get some quality instruction. Sure you can suffer the slow learning curve, but discovery technique of learning is slow. Learning the easy/correct way to handle the boat will lead to way more fun, f...
by pmp
Mon Nov 17, 2014 3:44 pm
Forum: CBoat C Forum
Topic: Cracked Taureau
Replies: 22
Views: 7917

Re: Cracked Taureau

i'm pretty sure louie has welded taureaus. I bolted the seams on an early prototype, worked great. Definitely our favourite hull material for creeking, but i moved to the l'edge... no going back:) note: I didn't put anything over the bolts and never hit my fingers, the bolts weren't in the middle ar...
by pmp
Fri Oct 10, 2014 7:37 pm
Forum: CBoat C Forum
Topic: new comic, kayaks win i think...
Replies: 1
Views: 1169

new comic, kayaks win i think...

This weeks comic is supposed to be disparaging regarding kayaks... not sure it worked out that way... what do you think? leave me a comment.
thanks
by pmp
Wed Sep 24, 2014 5:05 pm
Forum: CBoat C Forum
Topic: did you see the comic about...
Replies: 1
Views: 1586

did you see the comic about...

This weeks Bubblestreet comic is pretty cool! It's about this kid see, and like, he has a pet, but he says it's not a real pet and then the... oh just go and subscribe to the comic emails so you can see it for yourself. Paul http://bubblestreet.ca/email_comic_list.html" onclick="window.open(this.hre...
by pmp
Fri Jun 13, 2014 4:54 pm
Forum: CBoat C Forum
Topic: OC rock 360 video
Replies: 2
Views: 1441

OC rock 360 video

Just posted a new video on Rock 360's on the Paddlepointers.com site. Controlling what happens when you hit a rock is a critical skill. This is a great way to practice it.
http://paddlepointers.com/Video_Solo.html" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;
by pmp
Sat Mar 29, 2014 12:00 am
Forum: CBoat C Forum
Topic: Bubblestreet comic
Replies: 2
Views: 678

Re: Bubblestreet comic

I've changed things recently,it's totally free now. You can have it emailed to you, or have it on your website.
email me and i'll send you the code to install on whatever page you want the comic to appear on.
pmp@magma.ca
by pmp
Fri Mar 28, 2014 7:12 pm
Forum: CBoat C Forum
Topic: Bubblestreet comic
Replies: 2
Views: 678

Bubblestreet comic

check out the Bubblestreet comic at http://paddlepointers.com/Bubblestreet_comic.html" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;
You can always see it there, or sign up on bubblestreet.ca to have it emailed to you.

it could also run here on Cboats if someone wanted to set that up.
cheers
paul
by pmp
Fri Mar 21, 2014 2:59 pm
Forum: CBoat C Forum
Topic: easy DIY drysuit gasket replacement.
Replies: 1
Views: 936

easy DIY drysuit gasket replacement.

i've posted a really easy way to change drysuit gaskets, on my paddlepointers.com website (on the tech tips page). It's fast, clean and works.
by pmp
Mon Mar 17, 2014 5:30 pm
Forum: CBoat C Forum
Topic: Any news from ALF?
Replies: 8
Views: 2462

Re: Any news from ALF?

i was there with some teens for pre-ALF. it was great! stayed at CMT near tellico, did sessions on all kinds of rock skills. we had a blast.
by pmp
Fri Feb 28, 2014 2:33 am
Forum: CBoat C Forum
Topic: last day to order your aLF shirt!
Replies: 0
Views: 873

last day to order your aLF shirt!

Get your order to bob before march 1 or remain forever uncool:)
http://1blade.net/1blade/ALF_2014_Event_Shirts.html" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;
by pmp
Mon Feb 24, 2014 6:26 pm
Forum: CBoat C Forum
Topic: 2014 ALF shirt & sticker
Replies: 4
Views: 2215

aLF sticker collector pack

4 of the ALF sticker collectors packs left. If you want to buy a collectors pack, it has 7 yrs. of ALF stickers. email me pmp@magma.ca
by pmp
Fri Feb 21, 2014 5:44 pm
Forum: CBoat C Forum
Topic: almost last chance to get a 2014 ALF shirt
Replies: 0
Views: 742

almost last chance to get a 2014 ALF shirt

Ain’t Louiefest is getting closer! You might be out of practice, out of shape but be stylin‘ by ordering your 2014 ALF t-shirt now! They are not available for purchase at ALF. You need to order them online, the sooner the better so we can give Bob a little extra time to print them. This year’s shirt...
by pmp
Wed Feb 19, 2014 2:29 pm
Forum: CBoat C Forum
Topic: Baby Falls
Replies: 32
Views: 9714

Re: Baby Falls

dudes, with such an interesting thread how is a cartoonist supposed to get any artwork done:) -good points in this thread. i'd like to clarify: -curling your back is not a crunch. curling your back is a smooth subtle movement that won't change the attitude of your canoe, much. (good clip off curling...
by pmp
Thu Feb 13, 2014 3:05 am
Forum: CBoat C Forum
Topic: Baby Falls
Replies: 32
Views: 9714

Re: Baby Falls

your body will remain upright relative to ummm verticality. But curl your back for the landing.