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by Brian D
Fri Apr 10, 2015 23:15
Forum: For Sale
Topic: Boards and Fins
Replies: 0
Views: 2668

Boards and Fins

It's clear out time – Boards and fins have got to go Bic Bamba (Race board of the 90's) 370 cm long complete with daggerboard & two fins. Reasonable Condition – one professional repair to deck - additional foot straps if reqd bamba.JPG Dropps Slash 88 (Freestyle wave - length 255 - width - vol 88 lt...
by Brian D
Sun Apr 06, 2014 08:15
Forum: Trips
Topic: Sunday 6th April
Replies: 10
Views: 2595

Re: Sunday 6th April

As promised to Matt at the AGM - Weather observation at WSM at 09:10 - wind (according to my wind tree) southerly 6-7mtr weather - dry at present. Hope this helps
Cheers
Brian
by Brian D
Tue Aug 20, 2013 15:29
Forum: Holiday hints
Topic: Ortakent (Nielsen Turkey) in June.
Replies: 11
Views: 4544

Re: Ortakent (Nielsen Turkey) in June/ September.

Dro - Will be looking out for you :shock: I arrive late Monday night, so will only surface Tuesday Morning - it will be good to chat to the heads - wave and shake hands with the arms - but unsure what to do about the underpants.
see you there :D
Cheers
Brian
by Brian D
Tue Aug 13, 2013 18:55
Forum: Holiday hints
Topic: Ortakent (Nielsen Turkey) in June.
Replies: 11
Views: 4544

Re: Ortakent (Nielsen Turkey) in June / September.

Hi Dro - Just read your post - I am also off to Orkatent for 2 weeks in September - for me it's the 17th Sept to 1st Oct :D What dates will you be there??? Possibility of 2 Nomads at the same time :D :D
Cheers
Brian
by Brian D
Sat Apr 21, 2012 20:35
Forum: Trips
Topic: Sunday 22/4
Replies: 13
Views: 2900

Sunday Sail

Time for me to get wet for the first time this year - have spoken with Mike & Pierette who are both planning to indulge in a spot of windy sport . We favour Portland over Hamworthy - Although the tide at Portland is low the wind direction (west) means Portland will almost certainly have cleaner and ...
by Brian D
Sat Sep 18, 2010 18:56
Forum: Trips
Topic: Ideas for Sunday 19th.Sept/Weekend
Replies: 28
Views: 6976

Sunday sail

Its Portland for me tommorow - still limping and awaiting operation but can get about a bit and desperate to get out and get wet so hopefully knee will be stand up to a flattish session at Portland - Mike & Pierette planning to come as well Hope to see you all down at the boatyard

Brian
by Brian D
Mon Aug 30, 2010 19:00
Forum: Announcements
Topic: Weston Weather Station back from the dead
Replies: 2
Views: 3808

Weston Weather Station back from the dead

The Nomads Weston-supre-Mare Weather Station is back. :D :D :D Knee good enough to climb ladder, replace batteries and reset unit :D Checked and a appears OK. :D Not a lot of wind to monitor at present, but what wind speed and direction readings there is; the weather station appears to be measuring ...
by Brian D
Sat Jul 18, 2009 09:14
Forum: Trips
Topic: Week end 18th/19th July
Replies: 11
Views: 4149

looking out of the window at the wind tree and weston weather station at 10;10 on Sat has decided it for me - Axbridge on Sunday it is - 2 out of three forecasts also predict betterwind on sunday. 10,000 people on the beach at weston today & tommorow - good luck to anyone trying to sail or even get ...
by Brian D
Thu Jan 10, 2008 14:21
Forum: Trips
Topic: After Christmas Party
Replies: 0
Views: 2095

After Christmas Party

Not sure If the after Christmas party can be classified as a trip :???: - but it certainly is an event - and one of, if not the, most prestigious events of the year. :D :D :D Just a reminder to fill out your Diaries for Saturday evening on the second of Febuary - Just 3 weeks away. Everyone welcome ...
by Brian D
Wed Mar 07, 2007 12:25
Forum: Trips
Topic: Holiday Time - Moon Beach or somewhere else?
Replies: 15
Views: 10065

summer Oliday

Couple of weeks since the last posting on this thread – So perhaps time for a push if we are going to get flights booked early & (cheaply) 8) Can I ask – well I just did - Who is definite, who is possible & who is not coming this year – Also Where and when :?: Definites to go somewhere and pencilled...
by Brian D
Fri Feb 16, 2007 14:03
Forum: Trips
Topic: Holiday Time - Moon Beach or somewhere else?
Replies: 15
Views: 10065

This years windy Oliday

YES :D YES :D YES :D now that my brief encounter with property development has ended (sucessfully even) I am a definite for a summer windy Holiday. I have no time commitments so don't mind when :roll: As to Where - anywhere as long as it's windy and warm I'm after a fortnight somewhere in the sun wi...
by Brian D
Fri Jan 12, 2007 14:28
Forum: Announcements
Topic: Tri boys at it again
Replies: 0
Views: 4941

Tri boys at it again

We are at it again 8) Following the success of last years effort at Costwold water park (we didn't come last) Mike Simmonsd and I, in a moment of madness, have registered for the London Olymic distance Triathlon. - 1500mtrs swim :oops: 40k bike ride :oops: :oops: 10 k run :oops: :oops: :oops: 6th au...
by Brian D
Mon Oct 09, 2006 08:25
Forum: Your trips/sessions
Topic: Me & Bjorn
Replies: 1
Views: 2550

Me & Bjorn

It's speed week at Portland - So tried out the course on Sunday. Planing on Big kit in the morning but enough of a blow in the afternoon to get on the small stuff - and enjoy a few hours of fun & frolic on the cross & 7mtr Tbird :D Had a moment of glory by managing to sail the whole lenghth of the o...
by Brian D
Tue Sep 19, 2006 12:47
Forum: Trips
Topic: Windy Wednesday
Replies: 4
Views: 3615

Windy Wednesday

Any one up for a day off work tomorrow :shock: Wind forecast is Soooo Goooooood :lol: that Mike Simmons & myself are putting saving the country to one side for a day and attempting to arrange a sesion at Portland / Overcome tommorrow (Wed the 20th). :lol: Anyone else care to join us :lol: :?: :?: :l...
by Brian D
Thu Aug 03, 2006 11:17
Forum: MTB Trips
Topic: Rowberrow then Social at the Swan
Replies: 4
Views: 3340

Rowberrow Biking and Beer

Sounds like one excellent idea :D - count me in
Brian